ASIA/MALAYSIA - Resignation of the Archbishop of Kuching and appointment of successor

Monday, 6 March 2017

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On 4 March 2017 the Holy Father accepted the resignation from the pastoral governance of the Archdiocese of Kuching (Malaysia), presented by His Exc. Mgr. John Ha Tiong Hock. The Holy Father appointed His Exc. Mgr. Simon Poh Hoon Seng, titular Bishop of Sfasferia and Auxiliary of the same archdiocese as Archbishop of Kuching. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 06/03/2017)