|Vatican||AUSTRALIAN BISHOP APPOINTED TO ROMAN CONGREGATION|
Pope John Paul II has appointed Bishop Kevin Manning as member of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments.
He joins another Australian, Cardinal Edward Cassidy, and other Cardinals including Ratzinger and Martini.
Bishop Manning said it was a great honour to receive such an appointment from the Pope.
"I see this as an opportunity to gain a greater insight into the workings of the Congregation," he said.
Catholic Weekly 2:42pm 9/6/99