Historial Archbishop ordination service next month

Archbishop Elect Father Peter Loy Chong
Archbishop Elect Father Peter Loy Chong

 

The Episcopal ordination of the Archbishop Elect Father Peter Loy Chong will be held on June 8 ta the Vodafone arena in Suva.

This is a historical event in the Roman Catholic Archdioceses of Suva, Fiji as he becomes the second local Archbishop in the history of the Catholic Church in Fiji.

The ordination service will be conducted by the Archbishop John Dew of Wellington, Bishop Sowane Mafi of Tonga and Archbishop Petero Mataca.
A papal invitation has been sent and a representative from the Vatican may also attend the ceremony.  The last ordination was in 1974.