Posts Tagged ‘Archbishop Hon Tai-fai’

Archbishop Hon moves from Rome to Athens

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

Archbishop Savio Hon Tai-fai, the top Chinese official at the Holy See, has been appointed the apostolic nuncio to Greece. In 2016, he was for some time the apostolic administrator of Agãna, in Guam. Hon’s appointment in Guam followed a request from Archbishop Anthony Sablan Apuron of Agãna, who was under investigation as a result of Read more

Guam’s Presbyteral Council asks Rome to remove Archbishop Apuron

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

The Apostolic Administrator of Guam has asked the Holy See to remove Archbishop Apuron as Archbishop of Agãna (Guam), and to appoint a successor. In a letter entitled “Putting the house in order without burning it down” that was read out in all parishes in the archdiocese Archbishop Archbishop Savio Hon Tai-fai said: “I want Read more

Guam diocese renews request for return of ownership of Seminary

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

The Archdiocese of Agãna, (Guam), has its responded to the concerns and information shared by former members of the Archdiocesan Finance Council (AFC) regarding the property of the Redemptoris Mater Seminary (RMS) in Yona. A statement released by the The Archdiocese on September 1 re-iterated its request that the  Neocatechumenal Way “renounce the benefits granted through Read more

Administrator appointed for Archdiocese of Guam

Friday, June 10th, 2016

Pope Francis has named an administrator for the Archdiocese of  Agãna, on the Pacific island of Guam after its archbishop was accused of sexually abusing young boys decades ago. He is  Archbishop Savio Hon Tai-Fai. Hon Tai-Fai is currently secretary of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, a position he has held since 2010. Read more