AFRICA/MOROCCO - Archbishop of Tangiers resigns

Wednesday, 23 March 2005

Vatican City (Fides Service) - The Holy Father, Pope John Paul II, on 23 March 2005, accepted the renunciation of the pastoral government of the Archdiocese of Tangiers (Morocco) presented by Archbishop José Antonio Peteiro Freire OFM, in conformity with the Code of Canon Law canon 401 § 2. (S.L.) (Agenzia Fides 23/3/2005; Righe 4; Parole 50)