Asia - Oceania
On Thursday, the 13th of July, the AORC (Asia Oceania Regional Conference) had its first webinar on the subject of Safeguarding and the Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults.
The Oblates of Colombo Province in Sri Lanka dedicate themselves to evangelizing the poor through quality education, irrespective of their ethnicity or creed, so that they can be protagonists of a better life with hope for tomorrow.
The Bangladesh Oblate family welcomes the successor of St. Eugene de Mazenod, Fr. Chicho, on the occasion of their 50 years of missionary evangelizing presence and service to the Church in Bangladesh.
After nearly three years of living through a pandemic, 12 Oblates from Hong Kong, mainland China, and Australia gathered for their first in-person retreat since the pandemic, preached by Fr. Marco Ortiz OMI.
Tribute from the Australian Province on the passing of Fr. Oswald Firth, OMI, Former Assistant General (2004 – 2010)
Fr. Roshan SILVA as Provincial of the Colombo Province of Sri Lanka, for the second term.
THAIDLAND – The Asia-Oceania Regional Conference (AORC) was held in Bangkok from 27th February to 4th March 2023.
The Superior General has received the consent of his Council for the appointment of the Provincial Council of the Jaffna Province of Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka: The Jubilee Year in commemoration of the 175 years of Oblate presence in the country was concluded with a simple celebration in Colombo.
The Superior General received the consent of the Council for the appointment of Fr. Paul Jeyanthan PACHCHEK as Provincial of Jaffna.
Father Dominic Fung King-ho, the first Oblate priest to have been born and raised in Hong Kong since the congregation came to Hong Kong,
The 37th General Chapter of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate elected Fr. Eugene Benedict, O.M.I. as the General Councilor for the Asia-Oceania Region for a term of six years.