New Gozo Bishop To Be Announced Today at Midday


The ninth bishop of Gozo is due to be announced today by the Apostolic Nuncio at Midday. Upon the request of Outgoing Bishop Mario Grech, the announcement will be held at Gozo’s Ta’ Pinu Basilica, as opposed to the Archbishop’s Curia in Floriana.

Many portals, including Newsbook and ONE are reporting that the new bishop is expected to be Anton Teuma, who has been serving in the Xaghra Parish.

Nationalist MP Chris Said said on Facebook Ta’ Pinu Sanctuary is prepared for the announcement, which will be first made by the Vatican