Dominican Republic - Salesian missionary Jaques Massa Lefunavuku was ordained a priest
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic - November 2022 - Salesian missionary Jacques Massa Lefunavuku was ordained a priest on Saturday, November 26, through the laying on of hands and consecratory prayer of Msgr. Faustino Burgos Brisman, CM, Auxiliary Bishop of Santo Domingo. The celebration was held in the parish "San Juan Bosco," where no priestly ordination had been celebrated for 47 years. Fr. José Pastor Ramírez, Superior of the Salesian Province of the Antilles (ANT), thanked the Congolese missionary for his positive response to the Lord's call and his dedication to the youth of the Antilles.