Full Video of the Episcopal Ordination of Archbishop Julian Leow Beng Kim, Metropolitan Archbishop of Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)

On Monday, 6 October 2014, on the feast of St. Bruno, by the grace and authority of the Apostolic See and the Successor of St. Peter, through Archbishop Joseph Salvador Marino, the Apostolic Nuncio to Malaysia,  Fr. Julian Leow Beng Kim was ordained to the episcopal order by Metropolitan Archbishop John Ha Tiong Hock of Kuching, after he was appointed as the new Metropolitan Archbishop of Kuala Lumpur on 3 July 2014.

The episcopal ordination took place at the Church of the Holy Family at Kajang, Metropolitan Archdiocese of Kuala Lumpur.

http://www.gcatholic.org/dioceses/diocese/kual0.htm#56850

Metropolitan Archbishop Julian Leow Beng Kim is the fourth Metropolitan Archbishop of Kuala Lumpur, and as the shepherd of the largest diocese in Malaysia and the diocese of the capital city, he is also unofficially the Primate of Malaysia. He has as his suffragan bishops, the Bishops of Penang and Melaka-Johor.

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We wish Archbishop Julian Leow Beng Kim all the best in his new calling as the shepherd of souls in Kuala Lumpur. May he remain faithful and devoted to the orthodox and pure teachings of the Faith and the Church, making no compromises against the forces of darkness arrayed against the Church even as we speak today. May he also be devoted to the sheep he had been entrusted to, and lead them to the true, unblemished and orthodox faith. Amen.

100,000 views for my blog! Thanks to all the visitors and Praise be to God!

As of last Sunday, 7 July 2014, my blog has reached its 100,000th view by visitors from different parts of the world. I thank all those who had spent their time to come and read what I had published in this blog.

May God be with us all, bless us and guide us always. And may He guide me and bless me so that I can continue to write, to publish and to work for His greater glory.

 

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New Metropolitan Archbishop of Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) installed – Wednesday, 24 January 2013

http://www.catholicnews.sg/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=8310%3Anew-leader-for-kota-kinabalu&catid=326%3Ajanuary-27-2013-vol-63-no-02&Itemid=78

http://www.gcatholic.com/dioceses/diocese/kota0.htm

Archbishop John Wong Soo Kau (44), Metropolitan Archbishop of Kota Kinabalu in Malaysia was installed yesterday. He was initially named as Coadjutor Archbishop of Kota Kinabalu on 21 June 2010, and received his episcopal ordination on 1 October 2010. Archbishop Wong automatically succeeded the now Archbishop Emeritus John Lee on 1 December 2012 upon the latter’s resignation’s being accepted by the Pope, by virtue of being the Coadjutor Archbishop.

He was installed yesterday, 24 January 2013 at the Sacred Heart Cathedral of Kota Kinabalu Archdiocese. Possible slight misconception may occur to some upon reading the news article as it may seem that the Coadjutor Archbishop only took over yesterday and became Archbishop yesterday too, but in fact, Archbishop John Wong is no longer Coadjutor Archbishop since 1 December 2012, and not as of yesterday, since Coadjutor Archbishop automatically takes over immediately upon the resignation of the Archbishop, without need to wait for the installation. What happened yesterday was the official installation of the new Archbishop in the Cathedral of the Archdiocese.

New Apostolic Nuncio for Malaysia, Timor Leste, and Apostolic Delegate for Brunei, and news on the Episcopal Ordination of Coadjutor Archbishop of Singapore

Archbishop Joseph Marino, Apostolic Nuncio to Bangladesh, was appointed by Pope Benedict XVI yesterday (16 January 2013) as the new Apostolic Nuncio to Malaysia, and also hold the post of Apostolic Nuncio to Timor Leste, and Apostolic Delegate to Brunei Darussalam.

In the Archdiocese of Singapore, Coadjutor Archbishop William Goh will be ordained as a bishop on 22 February 2013, Feast of the Chair of St. Peter. Venue is yet to be finalised, but is believed to be finalised soon, including the time of the Episcopal Ordination Mass (and Dinner).