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Bishop David reelected CBCP president

BISHOP Pablo Virgilio David of the Diocese of Kalookan was reelected president of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) on Saturday, July 8.

The 64-year-old prelate assumed the position during the CBCP's 126th plenary assembly on Saturday, at the Marzon Hotel in Kalibo, Aklan.

The bishop will be taking his second and last two-year term as head of the CBCP.

Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David. PHOTO COURTESY OF CBCP

David was first elected to the post in July 2021, amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

The CBCP is currently composed of 87 active bishops, three diocesan administrators and 43 honorary members who are retired bishops.

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