Fr Anthony Akinwale, OP Has Been Appointed as An Expert For The Synod of Bishops

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The XIII Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, will take place in the Vatican from the 7 to 28 October 2012 on the theme of the new evangelization for the transmission of the Christian faith.

In accordance with the provisions in the 'Ordo Synodi Episcoporum, the Secretary General of Synod of Bishops, with the approval of the Supreme Pontiff has appointed Fr Anthony Alaba Akinwale, OP as Adiutores Specialis secretaries (or experts) for the Synod.

Fr Anthony Akinwale was born in 1962 at Lagos in Nigeria. He entered the Order and made profession in 1981. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1987. He has a doctorate in Systematic Theology and he is currently a Professor of Systematic Theology and the President of the Dominican Institute at Ibadan, Nigeria.