Cardinal Vidal recounts many roles as Cebu archbishop

Cardinal Vidal, Cebu archbishop emeritus, says Cebuanos are a special people.

He hadn’t wanted the task of overseeing the Catholic Church in Cebu but has come to love the Cebuanos. When Ricardo Cardinal Vidal was appointed Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Cebu in the 1980s, he begged off from the job. He hailed from Luzon and did not speak a single word of Bisaya and foresaw…