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Top officials named from Synod on the family

Catholic World News - October 14, 2013

Pope Francis has appointed two of the top officials for the next year’s extraordinary meeting of the Synod of Bishops.

Cardinal Peter Erdo of Budapest, Hungary, will be the relator general of the Synod, the Vatican announced. Archbishop Bruno Forte of Chieti-Vatso, Italy, will be the Synod secretary.

The Synod will meet in November 2014 to discuss pastoral care for the family.

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