Jesuit Appointed Archbishop of Luxembourg
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Pope Benedict XVI has appointed Jesuit Father Jean-Claude Hollerich Archbishop of Luxembourg.
Currently, Fr. Jean-Claude is rector of the Jesuit Community at Sophia University in Tokyo.
He was born in 1958 in Differdange, Luxembourg, entered the Society of Jesus in 1981 and was ordained a priest in 1990.
Hollerich will officially become the head of the church in Luxembourg at a ceremony on October 16. [Jesuit Curia]