Posts Tagged ‘Chalan Kanoa’

Accusations of sexual abuse made against retired Mariana’s Bishop. Comments 0

Thursday, February 16th, 2017

Accusations of sexual abuse have been made against another Bishop in the Mariana Islands. Complaints have been filed against Bishop Emeritus Tomas Camacho, of the Diocese of Chalan Kanoa on Saipan in the Northern Marianas The present Bishop of Chalan Kanoa, Ryan Jimenez  says that the church will give its full cooperation with civil authorities in Read more

Bishop Ryan Jimenez: an ordination with a different twist Comments 0

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

Fr Ryan Jimenez was ordained Bishop and installed as the Bishop of Chalan Kanoa (Saipan), Northern Marianas on Sunday. On the Saturday morning prior to the ordination dozens of bikers of various ages, and ethnic and religious backgrounds had marked the occasion by gathering together at 5:30 a.m. to participate in Bike The Faith. Many Read more

New Bishop Ryan Jimenez won’t shy from tough issues Comments 0

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

Ryan Jimenez the newly appointed bishop of Chalan Kanoa, Saipan says that in addition to further strengthening the unity of Catholics in the Northern Marianas, he won’t be shying from becoming part of the conversations about some of the tough issues the community faces. Immigration and same-sex marriage are among these issues, Jimenez said. He Read more

Ryan P. Jimenez new Bishop of Chalan Kanoa Comments 0

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

Pope Francis has appointed Father Ryan P. Jimenez to be the bishop of the diocese of Chalan Kanoa. The diocese is made up of the territory of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) and is a suffragan of the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Agaña. Jimenez has been the apostolic administrator of the diocese since December Read more

Fiji and three other Pacific dioceses still awaiting a new Bishop Comments 0

Friday, October 19th, 2012

Fiji and three other dioceses within the Pacific Region are still awaiting a new bishop. The Diocese of Chalan Kanoa in the Northern Marianas has entered its third year without a new bishop. Rev. Fr. Ryan P. Jimenez, apostolic administrator for the diocese, said the CNMI will have a prelate “not in our time but in God’s Read more