DIVINE WORD MISSION SECRETARIES MEETING

As it is written on the picture above, a meeting of Divine Word Missionaries (SVD) Mission Secretaries of the Asian-Pacific Zone was held at the One World Srvice Center, Dapinglin, Taipei County on February 12-14, 2010. On the photograph were those who attended: First Step/Row: Fr. Tiburtius Denggor(Indonesia), Fr. Baptist Michael D’Sousa(India), Fr. Charlton Plateros(Hongkong), Fr. Sergio Edwards(Meeting Coordinator/Taiwan), Fr. Odilon Yoo Yong Duc(Korea), Fr. Paul Nguyen Thien Trong(Australia) Second Row: Fr. John Regalado(Philippines), Fr. Emil Pati(Philippines), Fr. Isagani Ehido(Philippines), Fr. Hermanus Sigit Pawanta(Indonesia) Third Row:  Fr. Anthony Nguyen Xuan Hue(Vietnam), Fr. Florentinus Gekeng Making(Indonesia),  Fr. Hubertus Tenga(Indonesia),  Fr. Pio Estepa(Mission Secretary General/Rome) Last Row: Fr. Lorz Estomo(Encoder/Taiwan), Frt. Johannes(Novice), Fr. Josef Roszynski(Papua New Guinea), Fr. Dominic Emmanuel(India) Fr. Jose Jacob Kuzhikkattuthazhe(India), Fr. Joy Joseph Maveliparambi(India), Fr. Bill Burt(ASPAC  Zonal Coordinator) and Fr. Michael Lindstrom(Japan)

The following collage shows some highlight activities during this very enriching and encouraging meeting:Fr. Pio Estepa, General Mission Secretary came all the way from Rome to give the key note on Mission…

In between the  sessions  exchange of experiences, ideas and activities were shared and expressed to encourage everyone…

During the coffee or tea breaks, the Mission Secretaries continue to share and encourage one another…

…there are a lot to learn from one another…

…there are interesting ideas…people…places…circumstances…in the mission fields…

And the SVD mission goes on and on….