Italy - Presbyteral ordination of four Salesian deacons presided over by Turin Archbishop, concelebrated by Rector Major

30 June 2022
Photographs by Gabriele Gambaro and Antonio Saglia

Turin, Italy - June 2022 - On Saturday, June 25, at the Basilica of Mary Help of Christians in Valdocco the presbyteral ordination of four Salesian deacons was celebrated: Marco Cazzato, Caius Tobechukwu Ugwu, Gerald Alakwe Oshiobugie, and Matteo Vignola. The ceremony was presided over by Msgr. Roberto Repole, Archbishop of Turin, and concelebrated by Fr. Ángel Fernández Artime, Rector Major of the Salesians, his Vicar, Fr. Stefano Martoglio, Fr. Ivo Coelho, General Councilor for Formation, Fr. Leonardo Mancini, Superior of Piedmont and Aosta Valley Special Circumscription (ICP), and Fr. Jorge Mario Crisafulli, Africa Nigeria Niger (ANN) Provincial. Also present were other members of the General Council, numerous Salesians, faithful and youth.

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