AFRICA/ETHIOPIA - Resignation of the Apostolic Vicar of Soddo and successor

Tuesday, 14 January 2014

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On January 12, 2014, the Holy Father accepted the resignation from the pastoral governance of the Apostolic Vicariate of Soddo (Ethiopia), by His Exc. Mgr. Rodrigo Mejia Saldarriaga, S.I., in accordance with can. 401 § 1 of the Code of Canon Law. He is succeeded by His Esc. Mgr. Tsegaye Keneni Derara, Coadjutor of the same Apostolic Vicariate. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 14/01/2014)