The MSC Pacific Union Chapter is now officially opened at 5pm today. The opening ceremony begins with the Chapter Liturgy led by Fr Ponevetura Luatuanuu MSC. Fr Ponevetura guided the members of the Chapter with the gospel reading of John 17:9-23, "...so that they may be one as we are one."
As the Chapter began, Fr Tamati Sefo MSC (Pacific Union Superior) addressed the members of the Chapter with words of welcoming and acknowledging the presence of Fr Chris McPhee MSC ( Assistant General and representative of the General Superior), Fr Roy O'Neill MSC (Parish Priest - St.Paul's Parish, Nightcliff, NT, Australia).
Picture: 1 - Fr Chris McPhee MSC (middle): Assistant General and representative of the Superior General
2 - Fr Roy O'Neill MSC (right): Facilitator of the PU Chapter
3 - Fr Tamati Sefo MSC (right): PU Superior
4 - Fr Albert Yelds MSC: Australian Province, Director of Kiribati Pastoral Institute and Assistant Community leader Kiribati: Lighting the Chapter Candle.