JULY 30, 2007
Bishop Cadieux Named to 2nd Diocese
HEARST, Ontario, JULY 25, 2007 (Zenit.org).- Benedict XVI has extended the duties of Bishop Vincent Cadieux, making him the leader of the Diocese of Hearst. He will continue as bishop of Moosonee.
The Vatican press office announced today that Bishop Cadieux, 67, will govern the two dioceses united "in persona Episcopi."
Hearst has a population of 27,908 Catholics, served by 22 priests, two permanent deacons and seven religious.