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On Saturday 5th December at St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral, Deacnos Do Nguyen, Tien Cao and Thanh Tran were ordained to priesthood. The church was full with family from Vietnam, others who had travelled from Australia and throughout New Zealand and of course priests and parishioners from across the Diocese to celebrate this occasion. In…(Read More)

Bishop Barry has ordained three men to the Sacred Order of Deacons. The deacons are Do Nguyen, Tien Cao and Thanh Tran, three of the four original Vietnamese who arrived in Christchurch seven years ago,are now ordained as deacons for the Diocese of Christchurch. Bishop Barry in his introduction said to the large congregation…(Read More)