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Wednesday, November 27, 2013


Vatican City, 27 November 2013 (VIS) - Today, the Holy Father appointed Bishop Benjamin Marc Balthason Ramaroson, C.M., of Farafangana, Madagascar, as archbishop of Antsiranana (area 37,924, population 1,431,000, Catholics 590,796, priests 65, religious 181), Madagascar. He succeeds Archbishop Michel Melo, whose resignation, upon having reached the age limit, was accepted by the Holy Father.

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