Bestowal of insignia, red hat for Cardinal Advincula moved to next week


Photo courtesy of CASYC/CBCP via the Philippine Information Agency

Incoming Manila Archbishop Cardinal Jose Advincula will receive his ‘red hat’ and ring of office on June 18.

Apostolic Nuncio to the Philippines Archbishop Charles John Brown will lead the ceremony that will happen at the Immaculate Conception Metropolitan Cathedral in Roxas City, Capiz.

The bestowal of Cardinal’s insignia, and red hat on Advincula has already been moved

Initially set on May 28, the rites had to be rescheduled to June 8 in order for Archbishop Brown to complete his 14-day quarantine after travelling from the United States.

The Capiz archdiocese announced on Saturday, June 5, that the ceremony has once again been postponed due to the rising number of 2019 Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) cases in the city.



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