Historic Torres Strait Ordination (OLSC)


The Ordinary, Msgr Harry Entwistle is pleased to announce that the first ordination of a Torres Strait Island Ordinariate member will take place in June.


Kopel Gibuma, a former member of the Melanesian Brotherhood in their Australian mission and later a priest in the Church of Torres Strait,will be ordained to the  Transitional Diaconate at 10-00 am on Saturday June 9th in St Francis Xavier’s Catholic Church, Cnr Atkinson & Mayers St, Cairns by Bishop James Foley, Bishop of Cairns.

Please pray for him and the Ordinariate Communities in Cairns and Dauan Island.


(Text Written by OLSC Ordinary Mons Harry Entwistle, published on OLSC website here)


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