Appointment of Bishop of Mỹ Tho (Việt Nam)

The Holy Father has appointed Bishop of Mỹ Tho Việt Nam Bishop Pierre Nguyễn Văn Khảm

Vatican City, 26 July 2014 – The Holy Father has appointed Bishop of Mỹ Tho, Việt Nam (area 9,262, population 5,280,320, Catholics 126,560, priests 125, religious 282) Bishop Pierre Nguyễn Văn Khảm, until now Titular Bishop of Trofimiana and Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Hồ Chí Minh City.

Bishop Pierre Nguyễn Văn Khảm
Bishop of Mỹ Tho Diocese

Events

Date Event Title

2 Oct 1952

Born Đàn Giản, Hà Đông (Archdiocese of Hà Nội)
30 Aug 1980 Ordained Priest Priest of Thành-phố Hồ Chí Minh (Hồ Chí Minh City), Việt Nam
15 Oct 2008 Appointed Auxiliary Bishop of Thành-phố Hồ Chí Minh (Hồ Chí Minh City), Việt Nam
15 Oct 2008 Appointed Titular Bishop of Trofimiana
15 Nov 2008 Ordained Bishop Titular Bishop of Trofimiana
26 Jul 2014 Appointed Bishop of Mỹ Tho, Việt Nam