Patriarch Emmanuel III Delly submit his resignation and the Pop accepted
His Holiness Pop Benedict XVI of Vatican accepted the resignation of the Cardinal Emmanuel III Delly, Patriarch of the Chaldean Church in the world, according to the article 2/126 of the Eastern Churches Laws.
This news was announced by the radio of Vatican this afternoon.
The Chaldean Synod will meet on 28th of January 2013 to elect a successor to the Cardinal Delly.