Tuesday 20th, November 2018
canara news

Pallium Investiture Ceremony of Newly Appointed Archbishop of Bangalore Most Rev. Dr. Peter Machado

Published On : 07 Sep 2018   |  Reported By : media release


The newly appointed Archbishop of Bangalore Most Rev. Dr. Peter Machado will be invested with the Sacred Pallium by the Pope’s representative in India Most Rev. Dr. Giambattista Diquattro at a public function on Wednesday 12th September at 6 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier’s Cathedral (near Coles park).

The Sacred Pallium is a liturgical vestment that dates back to the 4th century. By the 11th Century, Archbishops had to seek permission from the Pope to wear it. This developed into an annual celebration where the newly appointed Archbishops from around the world would travel to Rome and given the Pallium from the Roman Pontiff. The Pallium it traditionally connected to the papacy and reinforces the unity of the Bishops. It also symbolizes the Bishop’s role as shepherd with a responsibility for the sick and the weak.

Most. Rev.Dr. Giambattista Diquattro (Apostolic Nuncio in India) will be investing Archbishop Most Rev. Dr. Peter Machado with the Pallium in the presence of the Karnataka Region Catholic Bishops and a large congregation of Catholic Priests, Nuns and Laity.







More News

Fr Joseph Abraham, a Senior Priest and Great Preacher Passes Away
Fr Joseph Abraham, a Senior Priest and Great Preacher Passes Away
An Interactive Session with a Parliamentary Delegation from Bavaria, Germany
An Interactive Session with a Parliamentary Delegation from Bavaria, Germany
Statue of Unity or Oneness of Mind?
Statue of Unity or Oneness of Mind?

Write your Comments

Disclaimer: Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. canaranews.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.

Please note that under 66A of the IT Act, sending offensive or menacing messages through electronic communication service and sending false messages to cheat, mislead or deceive people or to cause annoyance to them is punishable. It is obligatory on CANARANEWS to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request.

Hence, sending offensive comments using canaranews will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will canaranews.com be held responsible.