Episcopal resignations and appointments (10/18)
October 20, 2017
CWN Editor's Note: Pope Francis accepted the resignation of a Brazilian bishop for reasons of age; the prelate was succeed by his coadjutor. The Pontiff also appointed a US-born Vatican diplomat as apostolic nuncio in Norway and an Illinois auxiliary bishop as the new bishop of Evansville, Indiana.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.