by Fr. Jason Laguerta and Margaux Salcedo
1. A Filipino Cardinal from Imus, Cavite was appointed to the Roman Curia
His Eminence Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle, Archbishop of Manila, was appointed by Pope Francis as Prefect for the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples or Congregatio pro Gentium Evangelizatione. Also known as the Sacred Congregation for the Propagation of the Faith (Sacra Congregatio de Propaganda Fide), or simply the Propaganda Fide, this is the congregation of the Roman Curia responsible for missionary work and related activities.
2. A Filipino Archbishop from Talibon, Bohol was appointed nuncio to Spain
Filipino Archbishop Bernardito Auza, who has represented the Vatican at the United Nations since 2014, was appointed Apostolic Nuncio to Spain and Andorra in October 2019.
3. A Filipino priest from Daet, Camarines Norte, became head of the Dominicans