Melbourne News

Melbourne priest awarded papal honour

Monday 26 June 2017

Media and Communications Office

The Italian community of Melbourne, as well as the Franciscan order, were well represented in Melbourne at St Patrick’s Cathedral on Sunday, as Archbishop Denis Hart and the Dean of St Patrick’s, Fr John Salvano presented Father Luciano Rocchi, formerly at St Anthony’s Church in Hawthorn, with the papal award ‘Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice’.