New Manila archbishop promises to be a shepherd who listens to his sheep

MANILA, Philippines — Cardinal José Advíncula was installed as the new archbishop of Manila, the country’s largest diocese, in a ceremony at the Philippine capital’s historic cathedral June 24. The new archbishop shared his pastoral vision for his new diocese, reported ucanews.com. “I have nothing new to tell you except to renew my heart’s desire to be a listening shepherd. To my flock entrusted to my care, I have nothing to tell you today except my commitment to be a listening shepherd — a shepherd who knows each of his sheep,” Advíncula said in his homily.

New Manila archbishop promises to be a shepherd who listens to his sheep

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