Bishop Richard Kuuia Baawobr created Cardinal
Pope Francis announced today, Sunday, 29th May, feast of the Ascension, that he will create 21 new Cardinals at a special Consistory on Saturday, 27th August 2022. Among the 21 new Cardinals is our confrere, Bishop Richard Kuuia Baawobr, Bishop of Wa (Ghana). Pope Francis added: “Let us pray that they will help me in my mission as Bishop of Rome for the good of all God’s people”.
Together with our prayer, the Superior General, Father Stanley Lubungo and his Council, the 40 capitulants gathered here and all the confreres at the Generalate send Bishop Richard Baawobr our fraternal congratulations and best wishes.
Rome, 29th May 2022
Fr. André-L. Simonart, M.Afr.