Macao Diocese Chancery Notice: Masses Collection on 4 December to Support USJ
Chancery Notice: The collection from all Parishes and at all Masses on 4th December 2016 will be reserved for supporting the fulfillment of the University’s mission.
Bishop Stephen Lee Bun Sang, Bishop of Macau, makes public the following:
“The UNIVERSITY OF SAINT JOSEPH recognizes the significance of the legacy of centuries in the Catholic tradition of humanistic education in Macau and Southeast Asia, it assumes the responsibility of serving as a dynamic connection between diverse scientific and cultural traditions, and it commits itself to this inheritance, seeking the advancement of science, culture and relations in this part of the world.” (USJ’s Mission)
In order to support the fulfillment of the University’s mission, we decided that on December 4, 2016, (Second Sunday of Advent) in all Parishes and at all Masses the collection be reserved for this purpose and be sent to the Diocesan Curia.
Given at the Chancery Office, 15 November 2016.
Fr Manuel Machado, MCCJ
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