JERUSALEM – In presence of His Beatitude Patriarch Fouad Twal, Latin Patriarch Emeritus of Jerusalem, Archbishop-designate Pierbattista Pizzaballa, the Patriarchal Vicars, Archbishop Giuseppe Lazzarotto, Apostolic Delegate in Jerusalem, and several clergy, the Latin Patriarchate Advisory Board met at the Patriarchate on Friday, July 15, 2016. During the meeting the text of the decree of nomination, issued by His Holiness Pope Francis, was read. All necessary credentials were signed for the purpose of handing over powers by His Beatitude to the new Apostolic Administrator.
The Latin Patriarchate, including Vicars, clergy and faithful, would like to thank His Beatitude Fouad Twal and to wish the Apostolic Administrator full success in his new mission, offering prayers for both of them.
Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem