Rawalpindi, May 2 (TNS): Rawalpindi Saint Joseph Cathedral Church held special prayer meeting lead by Arch Bishop Dr. Joseph Arshad on the International Labour Day.
The prayers were held for the peace and solidarity of the country with special prayers for the Prosperity of the laboures.
Archbishop Joseph Arshad was installed as Bishop of Islamabad-Rawalpindi Diocese in Pakistan’s Northern Province on Feb. 10.
He replaces Bishop Rufin Anthony who died in October 2016.
Archbishop Arshad had previously been bishop of Faisalabad and was conferred by the pope with the personal title “archbishop” when he was transferred to Islamabad-Rawalpindi Diocese on Dec. 8.
Archbishop Joseph Coutts of Karachi, performed the installation ceremony held at St. Mary’s Academy, in Rawalpindi.