Apr 2018

 This page: Rev Dr Donato Kivi sm  | Ordinations Honiara and Nadi | OMP Finance Committee Meeting | Marist Laity in Noumea |


Rev Dr Donato Kivi sm

"Towards a Marian Ecological Spirituality for the Formation and Re-evangelization of the Vanua: The People and the Land of Fiji."  Fr Donato Kivi sm has successfully defended his thesis and received his Doctrate from the Angelicum University, Rome, on the 28th April 2018, the Feast Day of St Peter Chanel. CONGRATULATIONS!!!


 Donato 1 Donato 2 
Donato 3 Donato 4




ORDINATIONS in Honiara and Nadi

 Two ordinations on the same day, the feast of St Peter Chanel 28 April 2018, in two different countries, Fr Peter Puamae sm at Honiara in the Solomon Islands, and Fr Mikaele Tuilau sm at Nadi in the Fiji Islands.

 Fr Peter Puamae sm ordained by Archbishop Christopher Cardone OP in the Holy Cross Cathedral, Honiara.

 Cultural Dedication of Peter Puamae
 Presentation with Mother and Brother
 Ordination of Fr Peter Puamae sm
Fr Peter Puamae sm with Archbishop Christopher Cardone
 Fr Mikaele Tuilau sm was ordained by Archbishop Peter Loy Chong in the St Mary's Church, Nadi, Fiji
Mikaele Ordination 1
Mikaele Ordination 2
With Fr Jim Ross sm after Fr Mikaele's First Mass
Fr Mikaele Tuilau sm






The OMP Finance Committee meeting was held in Villa Maria, Hunters Hill, Sydney, from the 10 - 12 April, 2018. John Gorman, the OMP Investment Manager chaired the meeting and ably assisted by Fr Brian Wilson sm, the Mission Procurator, who prepared all the documents for the meeting. Present in the meeting were Fr Setefano Mataele sm (Provincial), Mr Lawrence Cakau (OMP Accountant), Fr Kevin McGuire sm (Secretary), and Fr 'Aisake T Vaisima sm (Provincial Bursar). One member of the committee, Fr 'Ofa Vaihu sm, was not able to make it to the meeting.

 0418 Investment Manager

  John Gorman - Investment Manager
  0418 Finance Committe

L-R:   'Aisake T Vaisima sm, Kevin McGuire sm,  Brian Wilson sm, Lawrence Cakau







 Lundi de Pques 2018. Dumba

When the TOM meet and celebrate Easter together, every Easter Monday, at the St Peter Chanel chapel, at Dumbéa.

Some 250 people from all over the Mainland took part in the event this year.