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Bishop Pierre Sagna C.S.Sp.
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Birth: Jul. 11, 1932
Death: May 24, 2008

Former Bishop of the Diocese of Saint-Louis du Sénégal, Monsignor Pierre Sagna C.S.Sp., was born on July 11, 1932, in Ziguinchor and was ordained to the Priesthood at the age of 27, through the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Aged 42, on December 19, 1974, he was appointed Bishop of the Diocese of Saint-Louis du Sénégal, receiving his Episcopal Consecration on May 11, 1975, from Bishop Augustin Sagna assisted by Théodore-Adrien Cardinal Sarr and Bishop Michael Joseph Moloney C.S.Sp.,

The Bishop resigned his Ministry at the age of 70, on February 22, 2003, and chose to spend his retirement years in The Gambia, where he resided at Holy Cross Church, Brusubi. He passed away at the age of 75, on Saturday, May 24, 2008. On Monday, June 2, his remains where exposed inside the Holy Cross Church of Brusubi and later in Dakar's Cathedral, where Solemn Funeral Mass was celebrated at 12.30 pm. Immediately afterwards, he was transferred to the Cathedral of St. Louise, where internment took place on the following day, led by the Bishop of Banjul, Msgr. Robert P. Ellison C.S.Sp., 
 
Burial:
Cathédrale de Saint-Louis
Dakar
Dakar, Senegal
Plot: Caveau de l'église de St-Louis
 
Created by: Eman Bonnici
Record added: Jun 04, 2008
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It Was You, O God, Who Made Your Servant Bishop Sagna, A Successor Of The Apostles By Raising Him To The Episcopal Order. May He Also Be Associated With Them Forever. We Ask This Through Our Lord, Jesus Christ, Your Son. Amen.
- Eman Bonnici
 Added: Jul. 24, 2011

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