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In a letter signed by His Eminence Luis Cardinal Tagle, the Holy Father appoints Rev. Fr. Luis Ignacio ROIS ALONSO, OMI, Superior General of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate, as a member of the Dicastery for Evangelization – Section for the First Evangelization and the New Particular Churches.

Reverend Father,

May 13, 2024

I am pleased to send you the enclosed letter, with which the Holy Father appoints you as a member of this Dicastery for Evangelization – Section for the First Evangelization and the New Particular Churches (attached).
I am pleased, on this occasion, to extend my warmest congratulations and, at the same time, to thank you for the valuable contribution that you will provide to the cause of the Missio ad Gentes.

I gladly take this opportunity to confirm myself, with feelings of religious respect,

Yours faithfully,
+ Lui Autaria, p. Card. Tael

In a different letter, signed by His Eminence the Cardinal Secretary of State, Pietro Parolin, the Apostolic Blessing of the Holy Father is imparted to the former Superior General, Rev. Fr. Louis LOUGEN, OMI, on the occasion of the conclusion of his term as a Member of the same Dicastery.

Reverend Father,

May 13, 2024

I am pleased to send you the enclosed Letter from His Eminence the Cardinal Secretary of State, through which he imparts on you the Apostolic Blessing of the Holy Father, on the occasion of the conclusion of your term as a Member of the Dicastery for Evangelization – Section for the First Evangelization and the New Particular Churches (attached).

I also take this opportunity to express my gratitude for the availability you have shown in favor of the new Particular Churches as a Member of this Curial Entity.
The missionary Church knows that it can count on the support of your prayers from now on.

I gladly take this opportunity to confirm myself, with feelings of religious respect,

Yours faithfully,
+Pietro Cardinal Parolin

We congratulate our Superior General on his appointment and we thank Fr. Louis for his many years of service to the mission of Evangelization.

You can read both letters here:

P. Luis Ignacio ROIS ALONSO, OMI
P. Louis LOUGEN, OMI