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New Apostolic Nuncio appointed

Pope Francis has appointed a new Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain. He is Archbishop Edward Joseph Adams. Archbishop Adams, who is American has been Apostolic Nuncio in Greece since 2011. He has also served as Apostolic Nuncio in the Philippines, Zimbabwe and Bangladesh. Commenting on the appointment, Archbishop Philip Tartaglia, President of the Bishops’ Conference of Scotland, said: “On behalf of the Bishops’ Conference and of the whole Catholic community of Scotland, I welcome the appointment of the new Apostolic Nuncio and offer him our prayerful good wishes for his important service as Nuncio. Together with all the Scottish...

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Newsletter March-April 2017

“Processions have a fascination for the people here and Holy Week is a time to process in style. One of the processions in the centre of the town can command a crowd in excess of 700,000. It is quite impressive to see the various floats, bands and choirs taking part. Good Friday is of particular importance and if there is a population of some 3 million people in Guayaquil I am sure that as many as 2 million take part in one procession or other, divided up in their different parishes. They might not go to Mass but they...

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Vacancy : diocesan treasurer

 Post: Diocesan Treasurer Vacancy Posted: 2 April 2017 Closing Date: 26 April 2017 Hours of Work: Part-time – approximately 1.5 days per week (with flexibility) Location: Oban Salary: £18 per hour The RC Diocese of Argyll and the Isles is seeking to recruit a part-time Diocesan Treasurer, based in the Diocese Offices in Oban. This is an important new post, carrying significant responsibility to offer financial direction across the Diocese, overseeing the day-to-day management of all financial functions. In line with the Church’s Code of Canon Law (Canon 494), the Diocesan Treasurer will be regarded as the Bishop’s Financial...

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