Mgr. Andrias Rahmat, Bishop of the Diocese of Faisalabad in Pakistan paid a visit to Id-Dar tal-Providenza where he had the opportunity to meet up with two relatives of his who work as support workers at the Siġġiewi Home. He also met with Fr Martin Micallef, Director, and Fr Trevor Fairclough, Spiritual Director of the Home and they spoke about the work that the Home has been doing with persons with disability for the last 57 years.
In a short comment he made, the Bishop said he was impressed with the cordial acceptance he received and the hardwork that Id-Dar tal-Providenza is doing for God’s people.
Bishop Rahmat was born on July 1st, 1966 in the village of Chak in the Okara district of Failsalabad. When sixteen years old he entered the minor seminary and was ordained priest ten years later on the 25th of September, 1992.
Pope Francis appointed him Bishop of Faisalabad on June 29th, 2019.