May 2010

Reelection of the Custos of the Holy Land

Fr. Pierbattista Pizzaballa ofm has been reelected Custos of the Holy Land for the next three years! The Custos of the Holy Land is at the same time de jure the head of ATS Pro Terra Sancta.

In a letter of Saturday 22nd May 2010, the Very Reverend Father Francesco Bravi ofm Visitor General communicates that the Very Reverend Father José Rodríguez Carballo ofm, Minister General of the Franciscan Order, with decree ref. no. 100967 has appointed Fr. Pierbattista Pizzaballa ofm Custos of the Holy Land for the next three years.
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