AMERICA/PERU - Resignation of the Apostolic Vicar of Puerto Maldonado, appointment of successor

Tuesday, 23 June 2015

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On 23 June 2015 the Holy Father, accepted the resignation from the pastoral governance of the Apostolic Vicariate of Puerto Maldonado, Peru, by His Exc. Mgr. Francisco González Hernández, O.P., in accordance with canon 401 § 2 of the Code of Canon Law. He is succeeded by His Exc. Mgr. David Martínez De Aguirre Guinea, O.P., Coadjutor of the same Apostolic Vicariate. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 23/06/2015)