Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Coadjutor Archbishop Patrick D'Rozario, CSC, Becomes the Archbishop of Dhaka


Coadjutor Archbishop Patrick D'Rozario, CSC
Photo (Toronto: October 24, 2010) © Joachim Romeo D'Costa

Pope Benedict XVI, on October 22, accepted the resignation of Archbishop Paulinus Costa and made Coadjutor Archbishop Patrick D'Rozario, CSC, the new Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Dhaka, reports the Vatican Information Service (VIS).

The resignation of Archbishop Paulinus Costa came upon his reaching the age of 75, the Church's retirement age for a bishop or archbishop.

In a public function, to be announced soon, new Archbishop Patrick D'Rozario, CSC, and outgoing Archbishop Paulinus Costa will be feted. 
Archbishop Paulinus Costa was first the bishop of the Diocese of Rajshahi in Bangladesh for nine years before becoming the archbishop of Dhaka on September 9, 2005.



Archbishop Paulinus Costa (Photo courtesy: www.ucanews.com/)

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