Cardinal Tauran, Pope's special envoy to Budslau Sanctuary

Vatican City, 29 June 2013 (VIS) – A papal letter was published today, written in Latin and dated 30 May, naming Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, president of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, as the Holy Father's special envoy to the closing ceremony of the fourth centenary of the arrival of the image of the Blessed Virgin at Budslau, Belarus, scheduled for the 5 and 6 July 2013.
Also named were the members of the mission who will accompany the cardinal: Fr. Viktar Burlaka, O.F.M., of the parish of Assunta in Budslau and custodian of the national Marian sanctuary of Budslau, and Fr. Uladzislau Zavalniuk, of the parish of St. Simon and St. Helen in Minsk.