ASIA/PAKISTAN - Resignation of the Bishop of Multan and appointment of the Apostolic Administrator

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On June 13, 2014 the Holy Father accepted the resignation from the pastoral governance of the Diocese of Multan (Pakistan) by Bishop Andrew Francis, in accordance with can. 401 § 2 of the Code of Canon Law and appointed Rev. Benny Travas of the clergy of Karachi, apostolic administrator "sede vacante et ad nutum Sanctae Sedis" of the same diocese. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 17/06/2014)