First Diaconate Ordination of the OFM Myanmar Foundation


On June 17, 2016, Br. Jerome Vung Za Langh, OFM, was ordained a deacon by Cardinal Charles Bo, SDB, D.D., Archbishop of Yangon at the chapel of the Formation house in Dagon, Yangon, Myanmar.  Br. Jerome isthe first local friar of the Foundation of St Francis in Myanmar who made Solemn Profession and ordained a Deacon.

Around 20 priests and a good number of religious came for the Ordination. Br. Jerome’s family together with more than a hundred lay faithful came to pray and join the celebration.

Please keep Br. Jerome and the Franciscan missionary work in Myanmar in your prayers.