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Philippine cardinal retires

November 07, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Cardinal Orlando Quevedo, 79, was ordained to the priesthood in 1964 and to the episcopate in 1980. Appointed archbishop of Cotabato in 1998, he was created a cardinal in 2014. Pope Francis appointed Bishop Angelito Lampon of Jolo, a heavily Muslim area, as his successor.

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