Mass of Thanksgiving

Fr. Benedict Abugu, OFM Conv.

April 28, 2019: On the day after his Ordination to the Priesthood at the hands of the Most Rev. Mitchell T. Rozanski, Bishop of Springfield, Fr. Benedict Abugu, OFM Conv. of our Blessed Agnellus of Pisa Custody celebrated his first Thanksgiving Mass at his sister’s home parish of Good Shepherd Parish, in Irvington, NJ. The Mass was concelebrated by our Minister Provincial, the Very Reverend Fr. James McCurry, OFM Conv.(second from left), and by Our Lady of the Angles Province friar, Fr. Ed Ondrako, OFM Conv. (standing in the back)
Fr. Benedict will enjoy his visit with his family living in the USA, and his mother who traveled from Nigeria, for a few more days before returning to our Custody in Great Britain & Ireland.

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