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Bishop elect Venerable James Wong with Bishop Roger in Madagascar
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Archdeacon James Wong of Mauritius is now the Bishop-elect for the Diocese of Seychelles.He succeeds Bishop Santosh Marray who has ended his short episcopacy.
 
ANTSIRANANA 090113-3
January 13, 2009

[Diocese of Antsiranana - Indian Ocean] Archdeacon James Wong of Mauritius is now the Bishop-elect for the Diocese of Seychelles.He succeeds Bishop Santosh Marray who has ended his short episcopacy. The consecration service will take place in Seychelles on the 19th of April 2009. Archdeacon James is currently serving the Parish of St Thomas in Beau Bassin where he completed the project of the Dorcas center which was inaugurated last year in the presence of Archbishop Akinola of Nigeria.
Ven James is the second Archdeacon of Mauritius in a continued succession who has moved on to be Bishop in the Province outside Mauritius. 5 years ago Bishop Roger Chung Jaomalaza who was Archdeacon of Mauritius became Bishop of Antsiranana and still holds on the Episcopacy.