vicar general


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vicar general

an official, usually a layman, appointed to assist the bishop of a diocese in discharging his administrative or judicial duties
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Paulinus Ezeokafor, has hailed the judgment of Makurdi High Court for bringing to justice, the two surviving kidnappers and murderers of Vicar General of Catholic Diocese of Oturkpo, Benue State, Rev Fr John Adeyi, PhD.
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It was written by Monsignor Canon Daniel Leonard, Vicar General of the Archdiocese, who made no reference to the shocking allegations of child sexual abuse against Robinson and later proven, in his correspondence.
Yet in October of that year a letter was sent on behalf of the then Archbishop of Birmingham, Maurice Couve de Murville, by Monsignor Canon Daniel Leonard, Vicar General of the Archdiocese, to Reverend Monsignor John Rawden, Chancellor of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
Monsignor Canon Bob Reardon, vicar general for the Archdiocese of Cardiff, last night said he anticipated it would be at least the end of the month before he could provide further details on Mr Jefferies' absence.
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