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Sunday, June 2, 2013
Frater Ansgar Kaisile, OSB, of Hanga Abbey Ordained to Priesthood
Fr. Ansgar Kasile, OSB, was ordained to prieshood at Hanga Abbey on May 30, this year 2013 by the retired archbishop Nortbert Mtega of the archdiocese of Songea. Fr. ansgar was born in 1960 in Rulenge, northwest Tanzania and came to Hanga Abbey after his Primary School education making his first monastic vows on 16 June, 1982, and his perpertual vows in 1988. He studied philosophy at Salvatorian Institute in Morogoro, Tanzania, and theology at Cedara Seminary in South Africa. Congratulations to Fr. Ansgar for his responding to the call to serve Jesus' flock.
Below are pictures of Frater Ansgar on his ordination day.
Arcbiship Nortbert Mtega is laying hands on Deacon Ansgar Kaisile, OSB.
Bishop Placidus Nkalanga and Abbot Thadei Mhagaga, OSB, the abbot of Hanga Abbey are laying hands on Deacon Ansgar
The newly ordained Fr. Ansgar Kaisile, OSB, is delivering his first blessings to the people