In the presence of his mother, brothers, friends, young people and the Salesians, Br Barry Parker SDB solemnly professed as a full-member of the Salesian Society on Friday 30th January 2015.
This celebration of final profession was held at the Salesian College Chapel in Chadstone, Victoria. The Provincial of the Salesians of Don Bosco, Fr Greg Chambers SDB, was the principal celebrant con-celebrated by many Salesian priests, and the parish priest of Bacchus Marsh, Fr Brian Glasheen.
During the homily, Fr Greg thanked Br Barry for committing himself as a Salesian for life, and wished him many blessings in his ministry with the young. Br Barry also thanked all participants before the end of the Eucharist for their support in his life.
Recently graduated Br Barry is serving as a full-time teacher at Salesian College in Chadstone. He has a passion for motor bikes, mountain bikes and photography.
Congratulations Br Barry! May you continue to represent Don Bosco in your ministry among the young!