‘Bishop of the peripheries’ named Archbishop of Buenos Aires
May 29, 2023
CWN Editor's Note: On May 26, Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Cardinal Mario Aurelio Poli, 75, as Archbishop of Buenos Aires (Argentina) and has named Bishop Jorge Ignacio García Cuerva, 55, of Río Gallegos as the new archbishop. In March 2013, the Pontiff, formerly Archbishop of Buenos Aires, had appointed Poli as his successor.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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