Mgr Langlois Chibly, New Haitian Cardinal

Here is the new Haitian Cardinal, Mgr Langlois Chibly. He was nominated by Pope Francis on January 12, 2014.


Monseigneur Langlois Chibly is 55 year old who was born in the Valley of Jacmel.

He was ordained priest in 1991 and by 2004, he was appointed Bishop in the city of Fort-Liberte. He then moved to Les Cayes to bicome the Bishop there.

Politically, Monseigneur Chibly was expected to take part in the dialogue between President Michel Martelly and the opposition to find a solution to the current political crisis in Haiti

Monseigneur Langlois Chibly is well known for his mission and the teaching of catecism

What do you think? is this a good choice. It seems that Haitian are occupying important roles in the world more and more. From Haiti-Canadian author Dany Laferrière who was chosen to take seat on the Académie Francaise, becoming the first Quebecer to be admitted to this prestigious French institution, to new Mgr Langlois Chibly, first Haitian Cardinal.

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Raymond Lafontantjr says...

Two good news for a country so affected.

Hope this will continue.

For the new cardinal, we will pray God and the Holy saint to light him in his

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Bernard Valcourt says...

Pou anivese date 12 Janvier 2010, seyon bel zetren le pape fe Ayiti kado. A 55 ans, noukap gade pwochen le pape la. Mwen swete nouvo kadinal la bonne

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