Friday, October 24, 2008

Synod of Bishops' participants visit the Angelicum

On October 24, 2008, the Most Rev. Fr. Carlos Alfonso AZPIROZ COSTA, O.P., Master of the Order of Preachers and Grand Chancellor of the PUST; His Beatitude Nerses Bedros XIX TARMOUNI, Patriarch of Cilicia of the Armenians, Head of the Synod of the Armenian Catholic Church; His Excellency Robert RIVAS, O.P., Archbishop of Castries, Sancta Lucia; His Excellency Paul CREMONA, O.P., Archbishop of Malta and President of the Maltese Episcopal Conference; His Excellency Rimantas NORVILA, Bishop of Vilnius, Lithuania; His Excellency Sylvester Carmel MAGRO, O.F.M., Titular Bishop of Salde, Malta and Apostolic Vicar of Benghazi, Libya; and Rev. P. Luc DEVILLERS, O.P., Professor at the «École Biblique de Jérusalem» and secretary of the «Revue biblique» for the New Testament; all participants at the XII General Ordinary Assembly of the Synod of Bishops being held at the Vatican from October 5-12, visited the Angelicum and the Dominican community. The visit consisted in a reception at the "Sala di Riunioni" followed by "Pranzo" in the Dominican refectory, concluding with coffee and dessert in the "Sala di Caffe."