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Pope Francis names new Archbishops of Mexico City, Paris

December 07, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: Pope Francis accepted the resignations of Cardinal Norberto Rivera Carrera and Cardinal André Vingt-Trois for reasons of age (both are 75). The new Archbishop of Mexico City is Cardinal Carlos Aguiar Retes of Tlalnepantla; the new Archbishop of Paris is Bishop Michel Aupetit of Nanterre. Bishop Aupetit, a medical doctor who was ordained to the priesthood at 44, served as Cardinal Vingt-Trois’ vicar general from 2006 to 2013.

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