1 week Cardinal Tagle tests positive for Covid Manilatimes
FORMER Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) following  his arrival in Manila on Friday, according to the Vatican.
Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle. PHOTO BY J. GERARD SEGUIA “Cardinal Tagle actually tested positive for Covid-19 with a pharyngeal swab carried out yesterday on his arrival in Manila,” said Matteo Bruni, director of the Holy See Press Office, in a statement. Tagle, prefect of the Vatican’s Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, is the fourth Filipino bishop infected by the virus. Before him, Manila Auxiliary Bishop Broderick Pabillo, administrator of the Archdiocese ... more