OCEANIA/SOLOMON ISLANDS -Appointment of the Rector of the "Holy Name of Mary" Seminary in Honiara

Tuesday, 29 October 2013

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, on May 3, 2013 appointed rev. Fr. Teclemicael Tewolde Neguse, of the Congregation of the Mission (CM) as Rector of the "Holy Name of Mary" interdiocesan Seminary in the Archdiocese of Honiara.
The new Rector was born on 18 March 1964 in Eritrea, and was ordained a priest on 30 November 1992. He has held the following positions: Director of the Minor Seminary CM in Hebo; Director of the formation house, Major Seminary CM in Asmara; Professor of Sacred Scripture at the Asmara Catholic Theological Institute; Diocesan Coordinator of the youth of the Diocese of Asmara; Secretary-General of the Diocese of Asmara. He arrived in the Solomon Islands in 2011. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 29/10/2013)