Delegation in Rome for CCCB Presidency’s Annual Visit
(CCCB-Ottawa)… A delegation from the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) will be in Rome, from 6 to 15 December 2017, for the annual meetings of its Presidency with a number of dicasteries of the Holy See. The Most Reverend Lionel Gendron, P.S.S., Bishop of Saint-Jean-Longueuil and CCCB President, is leading the delegation, which includes the Most Reverend Richard Gagnon, Archbishop of Winnipeg and CCCB Vice President, and Msgr. Frank Leo, Jr., CCCB General Secretary. One of the highlights of their visits will be a private audience with Pope Francis on 9 December.