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Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre takes oath

Apr 30, 2017

After the oath, the Grand Commander, Fra’ Ludwig Hoffmann von Rumerstein conferred the collar of Grand Master to the Lieutenant afterwhich the Grand Chancellor Albrecht Boeselager declared the Council Complete of State dissolved. A solemn mass was

celebrated by Archbishop Becciu and the flag of Grand Master was raised at the top of the Magistral Villa at the end of the ceremony.

The Lieutenant of the Grand Master will remain in office one year at the end of which a new Council Complete of State will be convened.

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