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Mongolia mourns its 1st bishop

September 27, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Mongolia, a nation of 3.1 million, is 53% Buddhist and 3% Muslim, with 39% professing no faith. Following the end of the totalitarian Communist regime, Father Wenceslao Padilla, a Philippine priest, entered the nation as a missionary in 1992. In 2003, he was ordained a bishop.

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