Macao - The arrival of the Salesians, led by Fr Luigi Versiglia

24 February 2021

Macao - 1906 - Requested with insistence by the bishop of Macao, six Salesians arrived in China in 1906, led by Fr Luigi Versiglia. They landed in Hong Kong on February 13, 1906, after 26 days at sea. From Hong Kong they then came to Macao, from where Fr Versiglia wrote to Fr Rua: "It is with a heart overflowing with gratitude towards our good God, that I give you the happy news of our arrival".


ANS - “Agenzia iNfo Salesiana” is a on-line almost daily publication, the communication agency of the Salesian Congregation enrolled in the Press Register of the Tibunal of Rome as n 153/2007.

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