ASIA/VIETNAM - Resignation of Metropolitan Archbishop of Hà Nôi and appointment of successor

Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On November 17, 2018 the Holy Father accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the archdiocese of Hà Nôi (Vietnam) presented by His Eminence Cardinal Peter Nguyên Vãn Nhon.
The Pope has appointed as Archbishop of the same metropolitan see of Hà Nôi His Exc. Mgr. Joseph Vu Vãn Thiên, currently Bishop of Hai Phòng. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 20/11/2018)