(VOV) - Archbishop Leopoldo Girelli, the non-resident representative of the Holy See to Vietnam, conducted his ninth working visit to 12 provinces and cities throughout the country from July 2-19.
Vatican’s envoy visits Catholics in Long An
Vietnam-Vatican relations progressing
During the visit, the Vatican’s special enjoy met provincial leaders of Tien Giang, Can Tho, Soc Trang, Bac Lieu and Ca Mau and joined prayers along with Catholic priests and people in four dioceses.
Throughout the visit, Archbishop Girelli has gained a better understanding of the Vietnam Catholic Church as well as the country’s land, people, history, culture and customs which will help further strengthen relations between Vietnam and the Vatican.