Portugal – Fr Viganò visits the city of Porto

15 February 2024

Porto, Portugal– 1982 – In this photograph, dated 1982, the visit of Fr Egidio Viganò, 7th successor of Don Bosco, to Porto is immortalised. Together with him is the Visitor, Fr Antonio Rico, and Salesians Frs Armindo Sousa, Luciano Miguel, Ismael Matos and Duarte Capela. Fr Viganò was Rector Major from 1977 to 1995 and as a member appointed by the Pope, took part in 6 Synods of Bishops held in Rome from 1980 to 1994. Fr Viganò will also be remembered as the respected author of many publications of a theological and spiritual nature.


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