Our Lieutenant, H.E. Roberto Buontempo, Chancellor Ray Cassar and Lay Master of Ceremonies Michael Pace Rosswere invited by H.E. Marco Cantori, Lieutenant Luogotenenza Italia Sardegna for the Vigil and Investiture ceremonies of 26 Knights and Dames held at the Sanctuary Basilica di Bonaria in Cagliari. The Vigil, presided by the Archbishop of Sassari, the youngest Metropolitan Archbishop in the world, was held on the 19th November, followed by the investiture ceremony on the 20th November. The Investiture was presided by the Archbishop of Cagliari. H.E. Saverio Petrillo represented the Gran Magistero OESSH.
This was the first ever participation by a Maltese Delegation to the beautiful island region of Sardegna. These visits will continue to strengthen the already strong ties that exist between the two lieutenancies.