Archbishop Dr. Alick Banda receives Pallium from Pope Francis- [ in Pictures]

Today  29th of June 2018, His grace Archbishop Dr. Alick Banda received the Pallium from Pope Francis in the Vatican. This event took place during Mass at st. Peter’s Square on the solemnity of saints Peter and Paul.

The Pallium that was given to Archbishop, Dr. Alick Banda is an ecclesiastical vestment in the roman catholic church.

     

It was originally peculiar to the pope but for many centuries it was bestowed by him on metropolitan and primates as a symbol of the jurisdiction delegated to the by the Holy See.

Faithful Catholics from the Archdiocese of Lusaka,  Ndola Diocese as well as other counties traveled to Rome to  witness this important event.

Catholic Men Support Pastoral Ministry of the Diocese.

Catholic Men’s Organisation  on Saturday 27th April, presented funds to support the work of the Pastoral Commission of Ndola Diocese at St Peter & Paul Parish in Chingola. About K350,000 was presented to Apostolic Administrator of the Diocese Most Rev. Dr. Alick Banda Archbishop of Lusaka.

The presentation of the fund started with a short pilgrimage as can be seen above.

After the pilgrimage the  celebration of the Eucharist followed. And the Mass was celebrated by  the Apostolic Administrator of the Diocese,  Archbishop of Lusaka Dr. Alick Banda.

A good number of women were there to give support to the men. Other important people who were expected to be in attendance were not present due to other equally vital duties.

About K350,000 was presented to Apostolic Administrator of the Diocese Most Rev. Dr. Alick Banda Archbishop of Lusaka.