Archbishop Giovanni Angelo Becciu blessing the nunciature’s oratory.
By Vincent D'Silva
The apostolic nunciature at Jalan Ampang Hilir in Kuala Lumpur was inaugurated on Nov 23, and its oratory blessed by Archbishop Giovanni Angelo Becciu, Substitute of the Secretariat of State of the Holy See the next day.
Catholic leaders from Malaysia and Brunei, politicians and other guests were present to witness the occasion on Nov 23.
In his address, Archbishop Becciu said the nunciature symbolises the friendly ties between Malaysia and the Holy See.
Apostolic nuncio Archbishop Joseph Marino also thanked the Malaysian government for its assistance in setting up the nunciature.
Apostolic nuncio Archbishop Joseph Marino speaking on Nov 23.