ASIA/VIETNAM - Resignation of Bishop of Xuan Loc and appointment of successor

Monday, 9 May 2016

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On 7 May 2016 the Holy Father accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the diocese of Xuan Loc (Viet Nam), presented by His Exc. Mgr. Dominique Nguyen Chu Trinh, in accordance with can. 401 § 1 of the Code of Canon Law.
He is succeeded by His Exc. Mgr. Joseph Dinh Duc Dao, Coadjutor of the same diocese. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 09/05/2016)