Annual Meeting of the Pontifical Mission Societies (PMS)
Tuesday 4th February 2014 6:30 PM
Each evening at 6:30pm, mass will be celebrated; and all are invited to attend.
Among the archbishop’s thirty (30) guests from around the region are His Excellency Archbishop Nicola Girasoli, Apostolic Nuncio to Caribbean countries, five (5) bishops, priests, Reverend Sisters, and lay persons.
The PMS comprise a missionary grouping under the direct canonical jurisdiction of the Bishop of Rome (the Pope). The PMS help to bring the messages of Christ to the world, especially in countries where Christianity is new, young, or poor; caring for and supporting the younger churches until they are able to be self-sufficient.
The schedule follows:
Monday, 3rd February
Venue: St. Francis Xavier Cathedral
Main Celebrant: Most Rev. Patrick C. Pinder, STD., CMG, Archbishop of Nassau
Choirs: All Choirs of New Providence
Tuesday, 4th February
Venue: St. Anselm’s Parish, Bernard Road
Main Celebrant: Most Rev. Gabriel Malzaire, Bishop of Roseau, Dominica
Choirs: St. Anselm, St. Bede, St. Thomas More, Sacred Heart
Wednesday, 5th February
Venue: St. Joseph’s Parish, Boyd Road
Main Celebrant: His Excellency Archbishop Nicola Girasoli , Apostolic Nuncio
Choirs: St. Joseph, Our Lady of the Holy Souls, Queen of Peace, St. Francis, St. Paul
Thursday, 6th February 2014, 6:30p.m.
Venue: Holy Family Parish, Robinson and Claridge Roads
Celebrant: Most Rev. Neil Tiedemann, CP, Bishop of Mandeville, Jamaica
Choirs: Holy Family, St. Cecilia, Resurrection"