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Apostolic Vicar Louis-Marie Ling Mangkhanekhoun
Cardinal Mangkhanekhoun
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Apostolic Vicar Louis-Marie Ling Mangkhanekhoun
Centre Catholique,
B.P. 113, Vientiane,
Laos

Phone: (021)216.593
Fax :215.085

Bishop Louis-Marie Ling Mangkhanekhoun was born on April 8, 1944, in Bonha-Louang. He was ordained priest on Nov. 5, 1972. Pope John Paul II appointed him on Oct. 30, 2000, as vicar apostolic of Paksé. His episcopal ordination was on April, 22, 2001.

On Dec 16, 2017, he was appointed vicar apostolic of Vientiane. On April 22, 2018, he was installed as cardinal-priest of San Silvestro in Capite.

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Bishop Jean Khamse Vithavong (7 Apr 1984 Succeeded - 2 Feb 2017 Retired)
  • Bishop Thomas Nantha (1975 - 1984)
  • Bishop Etienne-Auguste-Germain Loosdregt, O.M.I (1952 - 1975)
  • Father Giovanni Enrico Mazoyer, O.M.I (1938 - 1952)

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