Catholics receive Óscar Tamez Villarreal at the beginning of the position that the Pope conferred on him, as the title holder of the Diocese of Ciudad Victoria.
Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas.- With a journey of more than an hour through the streets of the state capital, the new Bishop of the diocese of Victoria, Monsignor Óscar Efraín Tamez Villarreal, began his approach with the parishioners, who in his wake They were coming to receive his blessing.
Upon arrival at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart of Jesus at 11:45 am, located at 15 Hidalgo y Juárez, approximately 200 faithful were already waiting for him.
Older adults and married couples, mostly.
With banners, songs, handkerchiefs, balloons and even fireworks they celebrated their arrival in Tamaulipecas.
“Dear Bishop, you are welcome,” they expressed.
After greeting those present and sprinkling holy water, the Bishop entered the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart of Jesus accompanied by Episcopal authorities, bridesmaids and some parishioners, where he introduced himself with the aforementioned.
From there, he left for the Polyforum of Ciudad Victoria at 12:30, where he would celebrate his first mass where there will be a maximum influx of 2,000 people who will be duly accredited to participate in the liturgy.