• Short Summary

    MONSIGNOR FRANCOIS KABANGU HAS BEEN INSTALLED AS BISHOP OF CONGO KINSHASA.

    HE WAS INSTALLED IN AN?

  • Description

    MONSIGNOR FRANCOIS KABANGU HAS BEEN INSTALLED AS BISHOP OF CONGO KINSHASA.

    HE WAS INSTALLED IN AN IMPRESSIVE CEREMONY AT LULUABOURG BY THE PAPAL NUNCIO, MONSIGNOR MAURY.

    MONSIGNOR KABANGU IS THE TWENTY SECOND CONGOLESE PRIEST TO BE PROMOTED TO THE HIERARCHY OF THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH. HE GRADUATED IN DIVINITY AT HE SORBONNE IN PARIS.

    THE INSTALLATION SERVICE WAS ATTENDED BY CONGOLESE MINISTERS, THE GOVERNORS OF MUHONA, TAKIZALA AND LUAKABWANGA, AND HUNDREDS OF ROMAN CATHOLICS.

    ALSO TAKING PART IN THE SERVICE WITH THE PAPAL NUNCIO WERE THE ARCHBISHOP OF LULUABOURG, MONSIGNOR BAKOLE, AND MONSIGNOR MELS, FORMER BISHOP OF LUEBO, WHO IS BEING SUCCEEDED BY MONSIGNOR KABANGU.

    AFTER HIS INSTALLATION THE NEW BISHOP CELEBRATED BENEDICTION, AND THEN RECEIVED THE TRADITIONAL GIFTS FROM THE PEOPLE OF HIS DIOCESE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA258R7RK2E84GPSHFJMFRGWTC2
    Media URN:
    VLVA258R7RK2E84GPSHFJMFRGWTC2
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/01/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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