Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On May 6, 2017, the Holy Father accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the diocese of Bà Ria, Viêt Nam, presented by His Excellency Msgr. Thomas Nguyen Van Tram.
He is succeeded by His Excellency Mgr. Emmanuel Nguyen Hong Son, coadjutor of the same diocese. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 8/5/2017)