lunedì 28 novembre 2022

Catholic Bishop of West Africa, Cardinal Baawobr dies aged 63

( Cardinal Richard Kuuia Baawobr of Ghana has passed away in Rome. According to a telegram sent by Father André-Léon Simonart, the Secretary-General of the African Missionary Conference, on Sunday, November 27th, the 63-year-old Cardinal passed away in the hospital despite emergency care. At 5:45 p.m., an ambulance transported our confrere from the Generalate to Gemelli Hospital, and at 6:25 p.m., we were given the tragic news. Parts of the statement stated, “May Richard rest in the serenity of his Lord whom he so lovingly served.” He was the previous Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Wa and was subsequently made Cardinal in May by Pope Francis (...)