New Chairman of the Conference of Catholic Bishops in Belarus has been Elected

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The Metropolitan of Minsk and Mahilyou archbishop Tadeusz Kondrusiewicz has been elected the new chairman of the Conference of Catholic Bishops in Belarus at CCBB’s 59th meeting that took place at CCBB center in Minsk.

According to Catholic.by, the Bishop of Vitsiebsk Aleh Butkievich has been elected a vice-chairman, the bishop suffragan of Hrodna archdiocese Iosif Staneusky has been elected a general secretary.

Since 2006 the CCBB chairman’s post was held by the bishop of Hrodna Aliaksandr Kashkievich, with Tadeusz Kondrusiewicz being a vice-chairman and the bishop of Pinsk Antoni Demjanko being a general secretary.