Bishop Emanuel Gerada dies aged 90

Friday, 21 Jan 2011, 10:31


Recent comments

Bishop Emanuel Gerada died this morning, aged 90.

Bishop Gerada had been a controversial figure in Malta and abroad. He was influential in bringing former Prime Minister Dom Mintoff and formal Archbishop Gonzi together and settle the dispute in the late 1960's.

The Curia said in a statement that Bishop Gerada, who is from Zejtun, was consecrated titular bishop of Nomentum and auxiliary to Archbishop Michael Gonzi in 1967.

Archbishop Gerada served in the Vatican's Diplomatic service as apostolic nuncio to El Salvador, Guatemala, Pakistan and Ireland.

(all fields are required)
Write the word
in the textbox
below it.
This Is CAPTCHA Image
Comments (0)

Clamp down on Social Security abuses

Prime Minister addresses GWU Conference

Union leader calls time

Fresh life for old Parliament

GWU President addresses conference

Marlene Mizz: On-line customers must be protected

Malta best place for investment

Update: Man shot dead in B'Kara

Malta is open for business

Running late: Opposition MP's excuse for avoiding media