New Apostolic Nuncio arrives to Lebanon carrying “Pope Francis’ blessings to inhabitants of the land of cedars”

The newly appointed apostolic nuncio in Lebanon, Monsignor Joseph Spiteri, arrived in Beirut, coming from Rome, to take over his diplomatic duties and submit a copy of his credentials to Lebanese officials.

"I am very pleased to be here and I am overwhelmed with feelings. (...) I met last Monday with Pope Francis who relays his blessings to the Lebanese people and to all the inhabitants of the land of cedars," said the new Nuncio.

Source: National News Agency