ASIA/VIETNAM - Resignation of the Bishop of Long Xuyên and successor

Saturday, 23 February 2019

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - The Holy Father Francis has accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the diocese of Long Xuyên (Viêt Nam), presented by H.E. Msgr. Joseph Trân Xuân Tiéu.
He is succeeded by H.E. Msgr. Joseph Trân Văn Toàn, currently coadjutor bishop of the same ecclesiastical circumscription. (SL) (Agenzia Fides, 23/2/201