We have managed to uncover some archival material from Fr Ho Lung’s visit to Brisbane in July of last year. So for this post we will Continue reading “Very Rev Fr Richard Ho Lung in Australia Post 7: a final wrap up of Father’s 2015 visit to Brisbane (July 2015)”
Welcome back! This year we are going to report on the remaining highlights of Very Rev Fr Richard Ho Lung’s visit to Australia. Today’s post reports on an address that Father made to menALIVE Continue reading “Very Rev Fr Richard Ho Lung in Australia Post 6: menALIVE (July 2015)”
Welcome back for 2016!
Assistance to the mission in Labuan Bajo, Flores since early 2015 has been provided by members of the Indonesian community, specifically the community at the Gold Coast south of Brisbane. Leading this has been the Indonesian couple Continue reading “Assistance from the Indonesian community”
We finish up this year with a quick look at Fr Ho Lung’s visit to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary where our endemic animals made quite an impression on the visitors (Fathers Ho Lung, Ambrose and Henry, and Wynton Williams). We even managed to grab a photo of Fr Ho Lung holding a koala. Finally, we post Christmas greetings from Missionaries of the Poor, Jamaica and extend our Christmas blessings to all for the Holy Season and thank you for your support during 2015. Continue reading “Very Rev Fr Richard Ho Lung in Australia Post 5 & Christmas greetings from Missionaries of the Poor”
During his visit to Brisbane Fr Richard Ho Lung travelled south and visited Marian Valley – Shrine of our Lady Help of Christians. The Shrine is situated south of Brisbane in the Gold Coast Hinterland at 2541 Beechmont Road, 10km from Canungra and is maintained by the Pauline Fathers of the Order of St Paul the First Hermit. The Valley is a place of solitude, for prayer and spiritual renewal. Marian Valley is a sacred place and was established as a place to honour the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of our Lord. On the beautiful and peaceful grounds are a church, many chapels, a monastery and several retreat houses. Continue reading “Very Rev Fr Richard Ho Lung in Australia Post 4”
On 10 July Fr Ho Lung with the two accompanying missionary priests were invited to concelebrate the morning mass at the Cathedral of St Stephen, Brisbane with His Grace Archbishop Mark Coleridge.
Visit by Fr Ho Lung to Ambrose Treacy College, Twigg St, Indooroopilly. On the morning of 14 July Fr Ho Lung addressed students of the middle school. Mr Conor Finn, Dean of Identity at the college, introduced Father, whose address was about the need and importance for every Christian to be grounded in service for the least of our brothers and sisters, just as Christ had served the poor and afflicted. Continue reading “Very Rev Fr Richard Ho Lung in Australia, Post 2”
Between the dates of 8 and 15 of July this year we were blessed with a visit to Brisbane by the Founder of Missionaries of the Poor, Very Rev Fr Richard Ho Lung MOP. He was accompanied by Fr Ambrose Kulandairaj MOP Secretary General, Fr Henry Lozano MOP Generalate and the Jamaican singer, Wynton Williams who sings many of Fr Ho Lung’s compositions. Their visit was to highlight Continue reading “Visit to Australia in July 2015 by Very Rev Fr Richard Ho Lung (Founder of Missionaries of the Poor) Post 1”