Monday, August 17, 2015
Holy Face of Manoppello Mission to Canada September 4 and 5
For the first time Fr. Carmine Cucinelli, O.F.M. and author and journalist Paul Badde will make a visit to Canada to promote the knowledge of the Holy Face of Manoppello. Arrangements have been made at Immaculate Conception Church in Delta, British Columbia and St. Patrick Church in Vancouver, British Columbia for a presentation after Mass which Fr Carmine will concelebrate with Fr. Bonifacio (Ted) Lopez, a priest from the Philippines who is also part of the mission . In each of the churches at the end of Mass the Holy Face will be enthroned.
The party will meet with Fr. Joseph Nguyen, the Vicar General of the Archdiocese of Vancouver, representing Archbishop Michael Miller who will be out of town at the time.
They will also meet with Fr Abbot John Braganza at Westminster Benedictine Abbey in Mission, BC. and with Mother Superior Marie Celine and the other Sisters of the Poor Clare Monastery.