Treaty between Holy See, Benin ratified
August 27, 2018
CWN Editor's Note: Benin, a West African nation of 11 million, is 28% Muslim, 26% Catholic, and 14% Protestant, with 12% adhering to the traditional regional Vodoun religion. The treaty, according to the Holy See Press Office, “guarantees to the Church the possibility of carrying out her mission in Benin. In particular, the legal personality of the Church and her Institutions is recognized.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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