• Short Summary

    MONSIGNOR LESAMBO WAS CONSECRATED AS CONGO-KINSHASA'S 18TH CATHOLIC BISHOP AT INONGO IN THE NORTH WESTERN CONGO RECENTLY.

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    MONSIGNOR LESAMBO WAS CONSECRATED AS CONGO-KINSHASA'S 18TH CATHOLIC BISHOP AT INONGO IN THE NORTH WESTERN CONGO RECENTLY.

    MONSIGNOR LESAMBO, WHO IS 38, COMES FROM THE TOWN OF MUSHIA. HE TOOK HIS DOCTORATE OF THEOLOGY AT BELGIUM'S LEADING CATHOLIC ACADEMY, LOUVAIN UNIVERSITY. THE CONSECRATION CEREMONY WAS PRECEDED BY THE ENTRY INTO THE GROUNDS OF ST. JEAN BOSCO INSTITUTE, INONGO, BY A PROCESSION. THE MASS WAS ATTENDED BY GOVERNMENT AND RELIGIOUS LEADERS AS WELL AS MEMBERS OF MONSIGNOR LESAMBO'S FAMILY. THE PAPAL NUNCIO, MONSIGNOR MAURY, ACTED AS CONSECRATOR. HE WAS ASSISTED BY BISHOP VAN CAUWELAERT. AFTER BEING CONSECRATED, THE NEW BISHOP RECEIVED HOLY COMMUNION AND SAID BENEDICTION.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9OY5U05GSVGX0VHA3BXGNKFO6
    Media URN:
    VLVA9OY5U05GSVGX0VHA3BXGNKFO6
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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