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Papal Nuncio in Brazil celebrates Pontifical Mass in Campos - 15th Anniversary of Apostolic Administration

On August 19, Bishop Fernando Rifan, Apostolic Administrator of the Personal Apostolic Administration of Saint John Mary Vianney, in Campos, Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil, welcomed the Apostolic Nuncio to the country, Abp. Giovanni d'Annielo.

Abp. d'Annielo celebrated a Pontifical Mass in the Principal Church of the Administration, in Campos (Church of the Immaculate Heart of Our Lady of the Rosary of Fatima) in commemoration of the 15th anniversary of the Apostolic Administration.

Congratulations to Bishop Rifan, and to the priests, seminarians, religious, and all lay faithful of the Administration! Long live the glorious memory of Bishops Antonio de Castro Mayer and Licínio Rangel!

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