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Why a Bishop in Taiwan Resigned Only Six Months After Installation

Jun 23, 2021

The Catholic bishop of the Diocese of Tainan in Taiwan resigned six months after his ordination and installation on Jan. 1, 2021, citing physical and mental problems.

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New Nuncio to Benin, Togo Consecrated a Bishop

Apr 27, 2021

The episcopal consecration of Archbishop Mark Miles, who was appointed apostolic nuncio to Benin and Togo earlier this year, was held in Gibraltar on Sunday.

Bishop Damián Iguacén Borau. / Conferencia Episcopal Española (CC BY-SA 2.0).

World’s Oldest Bishop Dies in Spain at Age 104

Nov 25, 2020

Bishop Damián Iguacén Borau died Tuesday at his residence in Huesca in northeastern Spain. He was 104 years old.

New Apostolic Nuncios Paolo Borgia, Antoine Camilleri, Paolo Rudelli

Ethiopia and Burkina Faso Apostolic Nuncios to be Consecrated Bishops Friday

Oct 3, 2019

The Holy Father will on Friday, October 4 consecrate as Bishops the new Apostolic Nuncios to Ethiopia and Burkina Faso, Monsignor Antoine Camilleri and Monsignor Antoine Paolo Rudelli respectively.