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A New Diocese and a New Bishop                     BEST VIEW WITH MOZILLA FIREFOX
Oct 15,  Archbishop Salvatore Pennacchio, Apostolic Delegate to Malaysia solemnly proclaimed Sandakan a New Diocese and ordained its first Bishop, Rt Rev Bishop Julius Dusin Gitom in a ceremony this morning at the St. Mary's Catholic Church, Now St. Mary's Cathedral, attended by more than 4000 people including State and Federal ministers, leaders and representatives from other Christian churches; the new bishop's family members and parishioners from throughout Sabah. More
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Follow this link to view another Episcopal ordination of Bishop-elect Msgr. Derek Fernandes at Karwar,India on April 20, 2007. See what the blogger is trying to compare the two different ordinations.
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         It's Bishop Julius Gitom Now !

The celebration was grand and successful. It was because you were there to make it happen. Watch if you are in these videos and give yourself a pat on the shoulder. Bravo!!
The Pastor who Remembers his flock. Fr. Aloysious Tung may have left Sandakan 23 years ago but he still remembers his former parishioners. More



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