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Saturday, April 30, 2011


VATICAN CITY, 30 APR 2011 (VIS) - Today The Holy Father appointed:

- Bishop Saul Figueroa Albornoz, auxiliary of the archdiocese of Caracas, as bishop of Puerto Cabello (area 729, population 331,000, Catholics 298,000, priests 25, religious 19), Venezuela.

- Bishop Piero Coccia, archbishop of Pesaro, as a member of the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant Peoples.

- Johan Ketelers, secretary general of the International Catholic Migration Commission, as a consultant of the same council.
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