Home Catholic Church & Asia Photos: Claretians ordain first missionary priest from Myanmar

Photos: Claretians ordain first missionary priest from Myanmar

Father Francisco Saw Jimmy Htwe, CMF, becomes the first Burmese national to be a Claretian missionary priest

The Claretian missionaries in the Philippines, also known as the Father Rhoel Gallardo Province of the Congregation of Missionaries, Sons of the Immaculate Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary, mark their 173rd Foundation Day on July 16, 2022, with the ordination to the priesthood of Francisco Saw Jimmy Htwe, CMF, the first Burmese national to be a Claretian, and Wigbert Papa, CMF, from the Philippines. (Photos by Jire Carreon)

- Newsletter -

© Copyright LiCAS.news. All rights reserved. Republication of this article without express permission from LiCAS.news is strictly prohibited. For republication rights, please contact us at: [email protected]

Support LiCAS.news

We work tirelessly each day to tell the stories of those living on the fringe of society in Asia and how the Church in all its forms - be it lay, religious or priests - carries out its mission to support those in need, the neglected and the voiceless.
We need your help to continue our work each day. Make a difference and donate today.

Latest