Sunday, 5th April 2020
The crowds … kept crying out and saying: “Hosanna to the Son of David; blessed is the he who comes in the name of the Lord.” (Gospel)
Reverend Monsignor Joseph Grech has been appointed Councillor of the
Apostolic Nunciature within the Permanent Mission of the Holy See in
Mons. Grech had been ordained priest from the Diocese of Gozo in the
2001. He then spent the next eight years as the parish-vicar of the
Santa Maria del Buon Consiglio in Rome.
He then spent three years at the Apostolic Nunciature in Zambia and
another three years in the Mission of the Holy See within the United
Nations in New York.
In 2016, he was appointed Secretary of the Apostolic Nunciature in Ukraine.
Mons. Grech holds a doctorate in Utroque Iure (Canon and Civil Law)
from the Pontifical Lateran University in Rome. He also holds a BA in
Sacred Theology, a Diploma in Canonical Administrative Praxis, a Diploma
on the Causes of Saints and a Diploma in Christian Archaeology.