New bishops in Canada and the Carribbean
December 22, 2015. Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Msgr.Felix Lázaro Martínez as Bishop of Ponce (Puerto Rico). Msgr. Ruben Antonio González Medina will take his place. He has also appointed Gerard County as bishop of Kingstown (Saint Vincent and the Grenadines). In Canada, Claude Hamelin has been named ;Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Saint-Jean-Longueuil.