MIL OSI Translation. Region: Italy –
Source: The Holy See in the Italian
Headline: AFRICA/CONGO – establishment of the Ecclesiastical Province of Owando and the appointment of the first Archbishop
Vatican city – The Holy Father Francis, may 30, 2020, has erected the Ecclesiastical Province of Owando , elevating it to a Metropolitan Church, assigning it as the Churches suffragan of the Diocese of Impfondo and Ouesso, and appointed the first Metropolitan Archbishop, h. E. Bishop Victor Abagna Move, now as Bishop of the same see. The new Ecclesiastical Province of Owando in Republic of the Congo will have as suffragans the Diocese of Impfondo and Ouesso. It will be also called Ecclesiastical Province of the North.
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