Pope appoints English Archbishop as Nuncio to Australia


From CathNews

Archbishop Paul Gallagher is to be the new Papal Nuncio to Australia, the Vatican has announced.

The British-born Archbishop, 58, is currently the Nuncio to Guatemala in Central America.

Vatican Insider reports that Archbishop Gallagher is the only English-born Nuncio in the active diplomatic service of the Holy See.

Since being ordained as a priest in 1977, he has served in Tanzania, Uruguay, the Philippines, the Vatican, Strasbroug and Burundi, before his current role in Guatemala.

Read original report at Vatican Insider

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