Pope Francis receives CCCB Presidency in a private audience on the occasion of its annual visit

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Presidency2018 VaticanMedia webOn 6 December 2018, Pope Francis received the delegation from the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) in a private audience. The delegation is led by the Most Reverend Lionel Gendron, P.S.S., Bishop of Saint-Jean-Longueuil and CCCB President, and also includes the Most Reverend Richard Gagnon, Archbishop of Winnipeg and CCCB Vice President, and Monsignor Frank Leo, Jr., CCCB General Secretary. The CCCB Presidency is in Rome until 14 December for its annual visit with a number of dicasteries of the Holy See.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, December 11 2018  
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