2017 PROGRAMME FOR BISHOP J. A. RYAN
15th Easter Vigil – St. Peter’s Cathedral
16th Easter Sunday/Confirmation- St. Thomas Parish, Zolozolo
26 – 27th Priests’ Workshop at Katoto
29th Archbishop Msusa’s Jubilee, Blantyre
05th Meeting, MSP Leadership
06th Big Walk, St. John’s Hospital
07th Vocation Sunday at St. Denis Parish, Rumphi with National PMS Office
10th Visit to Nkhata-Bay Secondary School
08 – 12th Annual Retreat for Priests, Katoto
12th Visit Jenda
13th Youth at St. Theresa’s Parish, Katete
14th St. Monica, Embangweni, visit new parish.
21st St. Bernadette, Chiwavi, visit new parish.
25 – 28th Pastoral Visit, Holy Family Parish, Bowe
31st Commissioning of 7 Catechists at the Pastoral Centre, Nkhata-Bay
03rd DIOCESAN DAY – Launch of Strategic Plan, St. Peter’s Cathedral
04th St. Albert, Katoto, Visit new parish
07 – 11th Pastoral Visit – St. Denis Parish, Rumphi
18th St. Cecilia, Mpherembe, visit new parish
26 – 30th E.C.M. Plenary, Lilongwe
06 – 09th Pastoral Visit, Holy Cross Parish, Nkhamenya
14 – 16th Visit of the Coppel Family to the Diocese
22nd Ordination to Priesthood of Deacon Peter Nyirenda, Missionaries of Africa at St. Thomas the
Apostle Parish, Zolozolo.
ST PAUL’S PARISH, MZIMBA
05th Edingeni (St. Monica’s Parish Embangweni)
06th St. Paul’s Parish Centre.
HOLY CROSS PARISH, NKHAMENYA
12th Holy Cross Parish Centre
ST. PETER’S CATHEDRAL
13th St. Peter’s Cathedral
15th Golden Jubilee of Sr. Leonia Moyo and Silver Jubilee of Sr. Elizabeth Sezi and Cecilia Chiumia at
St. Peter’s Cathedral.
18th CHAM Meeting, Lilongwe
ST. AUGUSTINE’S PARISH, LUWINGA
20th St. Augustine’s Parish Centre
ST. PADRE PIO PARISH, LUSANGAZI
20th St. Padre Pio Parish Centre
ST. MONICA’S PARISH, EMBANGWENI
23rd St. Monica Parish Centre
ST. THERESA’S PARISH, KATETE
ST. DENIS PARISH, RUMPHI
27th St. Denis Parish Centre
ST. CECILIA’S PARISH, MPHEREMBE
26th St. Cecilia’s Parish Centre
ST. JOHN’S PARISH, MZAMBAZI
29th St. John’s Parish Centre
ST. JOSEPH’S PARISH, NKHATA-BAY
02 – 10th Pastoral Visit to St. Joseph’s Parish, Nkhata-Bay including a visit to Likoma Island.
02nd Kasitu, Confirmation
03rd St. Joseph’s Parish Centre, Confirmation
08th Likoma, Confirmation
12 – 14th Meeting Leadership of OFM Conventual
20th Opening of the Chapter of the Sisters of the Holy Rosary.
22 – 24th Pastoral Visit to St. Padre Pio Parish, Lusangazi.
30th Closing of the Chapter of the Sisters of the Holy Rosary.
06 – 08th Pastoral Visit to St. Thomas’s Parish, Zolozolo.
07th Sisters of the Holy Rosary special day at Mountrosa, Generalate.
13 – 15th Pastoral Visit to St. Augustine’s Parish, Luwinga.
20 – 22nd Pastoral Visit to St. Peter’s Parish.
09 – 12th Pastoral Visit to St. John’s Parish, Mzambazi.
17th CHAM Board Meeting
23 – 26th Pastoral Visit to St. Paul’s Parish, Mzimba.
08th Feast of the Immaculate Conception.
If there any changes, you will be informed. Wishing you all the best in pastoral ministry.
+ J. A. Ryan
SERVANT AND BISHOP OF MZUZU