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Convert bishop to lead Canadian Chaldean diocese

November 02, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: Pope Francis has named Bishop Bawai Soro, a bishop of the Assyrian Church of the East who converted to Catholicism in 2013, as the head of the Chaldean Catholic eparchy (diocese) in Toronto. Earlier this year, Bishop Soro praised President Trump’s temporary ban on travel from 7 predominantly Muslim nations.

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