On 19 October, in the parish church of Santa Teresinha de Lisieux in Colombo (Brazil), Marcel A. Alexandre De Sousa was ordained a deacon by Bishop Amilton Manoel da Silva, CP, Auxiliary bishop of Curitiba, Brazil.
Fr. Michele Messi (MAPRAES) On Saturday, 21 October, in the Abbey of Fiastra (Tolentino, MC) Italy, Fr. Michele Messi was ordained by the imposition of hands of the bishop of Macerata, Nazzareno Marconi.
Fr. Gaudencio Delgado García (SCOR) of the Passionist community of El Salvador Born: 22 January 1928 (Mantiel, Spain) Profession: 21 September 1945 Ordination: 21 June 1953 Death: 30 October 2017 Requiescat in pace
20 October 2017, in the presence of the Superior General, Fr. Joachim Rego, and members of the local community, the Rector of the Basilica of Sts. John and Paul, Fr. Augusto Matrullo, blessed the new choir organ that was recently installed in the Chapel of St. Paul of the Cross.
On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Canonization of St. Paul of the Cross, Mr. Fabio Avolio, the organist of the Basilica of Sts. John and Paul, Rome, composed a hymn in honor of St. Paul of the Cross. The Italian text is based on the Final Testament