Updated: January 21, 2020 06:02 AM GMT
Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle of Manila is taking up a new role at the Vatican. (Photo: Angie de Silva)
Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle of Manila bade farewell to his hometown in Cavite province, south of Manila, on Jan. 20, before his expected departure for Rome.The Manila prelate was appointed prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples last month.The 62-year-old cardinal is only the second Asian to lead the congregation, popularly known by its old name of Propaganda Fide.
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