The announcement about the appointment of Deans, in the Chancery Notice of 19 December 2016, item I (see Sunday Examiner, 25 December 2016, p.3), was made by mistake and is hereby retracted as being incorrect.
II. COUNCIL OF PRIESTS
(a) Ex Officio Members: Most Rev. Michael YEUNG, VG Most Rev. Joseph HA, OFM, VG Rev. Dominic CHAN, VG Rev. Lawrence LEE Rev. David CHAN
(b) Elected Members: (For a two-year term, effective 1 December 2016)
i) From Deaneries Rev. Gabriel ALTAMIRANO ORTEGA, MG Rev. John B. KWAN Rev. Benedict LAM Cho-ming Rev. Peter LEUNG Tat-choy Rev. Simon LI Chi-yuen Rev. Henry NG Kwok-po Rev. Joseph NG Shu-shing Rev. Patrick SUN Ing-feng
ii) From Religious Institutes and Societies of Apostolic Life Rev. Hyachinth HE, OP Rev. Roland JABLONSKI, OFM Rev. Giorgio PASINI, PIME Rev. Stephen TONG, SJ (c) Appointed Members: (reappointed by Cardinal John TONG for a two-year term, effective 1 December 2016) Rev. Luigi BONALUMI, PIME Rev. Paul KAM Po-wai Rev. Joseph YIM Tak-lung
III. APPOINTMENTS AND TRANSFER
Cardinal John TONG has made the following appointments:
(a) Effective 1 December 2016
Rev. Jean-Pascal RABAMANANTSOA, OMI, ceases to be Assistant Parish Priest in St. Alfred’s Parish, Shatin, New Territories; he will be given a new assignment by his own Superior.
(b) Effective 1 January 2017
Rev. Isaac NOH, KMS, is to be appointed Assistant Parish Priest in St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Tsing Yi, New Territories.
Rev. Victor M. ZAVALA C., MG, is to be appointed Assistant Parish Priest in Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Pokfulam, Hong Kong.
(c) Effective 1 February 2017
Rev. William MENG, OMI, ceases to be Assistant Parish Priest in Notre Dame Parish, Ma Tau Wai, Kowloon; he is to be appointed Parish Priest of the same Parish in place of Rev. Ronnie Yap GICALAO, OMI, who will be given a new assignment by his own Superior after a vacation leave.
(d) Effective 5 February 2017
Rev. Johnson DHOS, SVD, ceases to be Assistant Parish Priest in Holy Family Parish, Choi Hung Estate and Choi Wan Estate, Kowloon; he is to be appointed Parish Priest of the same Parish in place of Rev. James AREECHIRA, SVD, who will take a study leave abroad.