Cardinal Filoni to ordain Faisalabad Bishop

During his trip, the Prefect of the Congregation will also meet with the Catholic community in Lahore.

Pakistan
Oct 31 2013, 5:33 PM
Cardinal Filoni to ordain Faisalabad Bishop
Bishop Joseph Arshad

Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, Cardinal Fernando Filoni, is on a pastoral visit to Pakistan where he will be the main celebrant during the ordination of the Bishop of Faisalabad, Joseph Arshad, on Friday.

During his trip, the Prefect of the Congregation will also meet with the Catholic community in Lahore.

He will celebrate mass in the cathedral, where Bishops, priests, men and women religious, seminarians, catechists and other representatives of the diocesan community will be present. Cardinal Filoni will also meet with the Bishops of Pakistan.

Source: Agenzia Fides

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