Bishop Charles Jason Gordon will be installed the 11th Archbishop of Port-of-Spain today.
The 58-year-old of the diocese of Bridgetown, Barbados replaces Archbishop Joseph Harris who tendered his resignation to the pope when he turned 75 years old earlier this year.
Gordon, will be installed at a ceremony this evening at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Port-of-Spain.
Motorists are advised that there will be traffic restrictions around the cathedral from 3 pm to 8 pm and those without passes provided by the diocese will not be allowed through.
As the Lenten period begin there is a call for the major faiths in this country to join in a special 24-hour period of prayer.
The call comes from Archbishop Joseph Harris.