Appointment of the Apostolic Vicar of Vientiane
With Cardinal Ling, the Catholic community in Laos "has equal dignity"
Two new priests for Laos in 2017
Laos has its first martyrs
Three new priests ordained: a historic step for the Church
Three new priests and the beatification of 17 martyrs: historic step for the Church
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On 16 December 2017, the Holy Father appointed Cardinal Louis-Marie Ling Mangkhanekhoun, I.V.D., currently Apostolic Vicar of Paksé, as Apostolic Vicar of Vientiane (Laos). (SL) (Agenzia Fides, 18/12/2017)