On Saturday 16th June, Tom Kouijzer SM was ordained a priest in his home parish in the Basilica of Hulst in the Netherlands. On Sunday 17th June, he celebrated his first Mass. Frs. John and David, along with six parishioners from Donore Parish Avenue, were present for the celebrations.
We wish Tom every blessing and happiness for this new stage in the service of the Gospel.
On Sunday 24th June, Fr. Tom will celebrate his first Mass with us in Donore Avenue at 12.30 p.m. This will include the opportunity to receive the First Blessing of the Newly Ordained Priest. There will be refreshments after Mass. All are welcome. As was previously announced, Fr. Tom has been re-appointed to Donore Avenue parish for the years ahead.