Belgian archbishop tenders resignation
Cardinal Godfried Danneels, 75, has tendered his resignation as Archbishop.
22 May 2008
BELGIUM - Cardinal Godfried Danneels has tendered his resignation as Archbishop.
Cardinal Godfried Danneels is 75 years old. According to the normal procedure, he has sent a letter of resignation to the Vatican in Rome.
If his resignation is accepted, the long procedure of finding a successor for the Belgian Primate will start.
Until a successor is named and installed, Godfried Danneels will remain Archbishop.
[flandersnews.be / Expatica]