Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On October 25, 2022, Cardinal Luis Antonio G. Tagle appointed Fr. Fernando Sanchez Donati, of the Congregation of the Mission (CM) as National Director of the Pontifical Mission Societies (PMS) in Argentina for a five-year period (2022-2027).
The new National Director was born in Tancacha (Argentina) on November 1, 1973 and was ordained a priest on June 17, 2000. He was parish vicar and parish priest in different communities, responsible for youth animation and vocational promotion. He worked in vocational Pastoral care and in popular missions, he was National and Latin American advisor for Vincentian youth, member of the itinerant missionary group. In the period 2021/2022 he was a missionary in Beni, Bolivia. He attended the Course for Missionary Animation in Rome and other courses in Colombia. (SL) (Agenzia Fides, 28/11/2022)