Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On 25 July 2017 Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, appointed the rev. Fr. Rodon Robert Hadima, of the diocesan clergy of Mymensingh, as National Director of the Pontifical Mission Societies (PMS) in Bangladesh for five years (2017-2022).
The new National Director was born on April 1, 1973 and was ordained a priest on December 29, 2004. After his ordination he was vice parish priest and vice-rector of the minor Seminary. He studied at the Pontifical Liturgical Institute Sant'Anselmo, in Rome (2009/2012), where he earned a licentiate in Liturgy. When he returned home, he was vice parish priest and is currently director of the diocesan pastoral Center and Bishop’s assistant. (SL) (Agenzia Fides, 10/1/2018)