In today’s reading from the Decree Concerning the Pastoral Office of Bishops in the Church, we begin the third section of Chapter II. The topic of this section is “Assistants in the Pastoral Office of the Diocesan Bishops.”
Article 25 and 26 cover the first part of this third section with a look at coadjutor and auxiliary bishops. These two articles discuss the relationship of these bishops with the diocesan bishop.
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