Br. Chien’s Diaconate

Deacon Chien and Bishop Costelloe

Br. ChienBr. David Chien SDB from the Salesian province of Thailand will be ordained a deacon on Saturday 26th November at 6:00 PM. This ordination will take place at St. John the Baptist Church 61 Queens Parade in Clifton Hill.

Bishope Tim Costelloe SDB DD will be the ordaining prelate. At this stage, it is confirmed that the vice provincial from Thailand will be present at the ordination together with many Salesians of Australia-Pacific province, and many friends of Br. Chien.

Br. Chien has been in Australia for a few years studying English, and completing a Theology Degree. He is hoping to finish his studies in 2012 and ordain a priest back in his home country.

On behalf of Br. Chien, you are all invited to come along to rejoice and thank God at his Diaconate Ordination.


St. John the Baptist Church, 61 Queens Parade Clifton Hill at 6:00 PM on Saturday 26th November