Bishop Chibly Langlois was born on November 29th 1958 in La Vallee, Jacmel. He was ordained a priest for the diocese of Jacmel on September 22, 1991 and served at the Cathedral of St. Jacques and St. Philippe as well as the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. He held several diocesan leadership positions in Jacmel including: Director of Pastoral Catechesis and Director of Youth Ministry. Bishop Langlois holds a Licentiate degree in Pastoral Theology from the Pontifical Lateran University in Rome, Italy.
Bishop Langlois taught Pastoral Theology at the Major Seminary in Port-au-Prince from 2000 until 2004. On April 8, 2004, Pope John Paul II appointed him Bishop of Fort-Liberté. Bishop Langlois’ Coat of Arms motto is to “Serve God and Humanity in Love.” He has been a member of the Episcopal Commission for Mission and is presently the Chairman of the Episcopal Commission on Catechesis.
Bishop Langlois continues to serve the diocese of Fort-Liberté as Apostolic Administrator, and on August 15, 2011 he was appointed bishop of Les Cayes, Haiti. He is also currently serving as the President of the Haitian Episcopal Conference.
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