PONTIFICAL LEGATE TO FIFTIETH INTERNATIONAL EUCHARISTIC CONGRESS IN DUBLIN

Vatican City, 4 June 2012 (VIS) - Made public on Saturday on 2 June was a letter, written in Latin and dated 14 May, in which Benedict XVI appoints Cardinal Marc Ouellet P.S.S., prefect of the Congregation for Bishops, as pontifical legate for the celebration of the fiftieth International Eucharistic Congress, which is due to take place in Dublin, Ireland, from 10 to 17 June.

Cardinal Ouellet will be accompanied on his mission by Fr. Gearoid Dullea, executive secretary of the Irish Episcopal Conference; Msgr. Cirian O'Carroll, rector of the Pontifical Irish College in Rome, and Msgr. Samuele Sangalli, official of the Congregation for Bishops.