ARCHBISHOP’S 2019 CALENDAR FOR PASTORAL AND CANONICAL VISITATIONS

March 2019

01: Taking Canonical Possession @ Cathedral
03: Thanksgiving Mass @ Cathedral
06: Ash Wednesday @ St. James, Osu-RE
07-11: Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese
12: Return to Accra
13: College of Consultors Meeting
14: Meeting Priests in the Archdiocese @ Christ The King
16-17: Pastoral Visit – Christ the King, Cantonments
19-21: Courtesy Calls
21: Meeting Religious in the Archdiocese @ Cathedral
22-24: Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese
24: Return to Accra
25: HDR Final Profession @ Dansoman – Last Stop
26-29: Evening Visits to Religious Communities
27: Priests’ Council Meeting
30-31: Pastoral Visit – St. Agnes, Dodowa

June 2019

01-02: Pastoral Visit – St. Kizito, Nima
04-07: Evening Visits to Religious Communities
09: Pentecost Sunday @ Cathedral
10-14: AAPA Annual Retreat @ Sowutuom Seminary
14-19: Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese
20: Return to Accra
22-23: Pastoral Visit – Corpus Christi, Sakumono
25-01 July: Rome

August 2019

01: AASU General Meeting (Interaction with Archbishop)
03: Spiritans Priestly Ordination @ Ejisu
04: Closing Mass, Christian Mothers National Congress @ UG, Legon
06: GCBC Administrative Board Meeting
07: GES Meeting
08: Priests’ Assembly
09-12: Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese
13: Return to Accra
17-18: Pastoral Visit – St. Joseph the Worker, Nii Boiman (30th Anniv. Celebration)
24-25: Pastoral Visit – St. Patrick & St. Louis, Atomic (25th Anniv. Climax of St. Louis, Parakuo Estates)
30-03 Sept: Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese

October 2019

02: GES Meeting
05: St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Feast Day Mass
05-06: Pastoral Visit – St. Francis of Assisi, Ashaley Botwe
13: Cathedral Choir 70th Anniv. Climax Mass @ Cathedral
14-17: Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese
18: Return to Accra
19-20: Pastoral Visit – St. John the Baptist, Odorkor
24: Conference @ Spiritan University, Ejisu
25-26: Catholic University, Fiapre
28: Return to Accra

April 2019

02-05: Evening Visits to Religious Communities
05: Evening Pastoral Visit – St. Joseph, Medie
06: World Youth Day (Deanery Level)
07: Pastoral Visit – Don Bosco, Golf City – Tema
09-11: Evening Visits to Religious Communities
12-15: Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese
16: Return to Accra
17: Chrism Mass @ Cathedral
18: Holy Thursday – Sacred Heart, Derby Avenue
19-20: Good Friday & Easter Vigil @ Cathedral
21: Easter Sunday @ Cathedral
24: Courtesy Calls – President of the Republic/CDS
25: Courtesy Calls – IGP
26: Send-Off for Archbishop Palmer-Buckle
27-28: Pastoral Visit – Immaculate Conception, Akweteman
29-03 May: GCBC May Plenary Session

July 2019

02: Return to Accra from Rome
05-12: Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese
12: Return to Accra
12: KSJI Convention I
12-14: Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese
5: Return to Accra
19: KSJI Convention II
20: SMA Priestly Ordination @ Madina
20-21: Pastoral Visit – Ss. Anne & Joachim, Teshie
24: Meeting with AAPA
25: Consultors’ Meeting
26-29: Pastoral Visit – St. John Vianney, Asutsuare

September 2019

04: Return to Accra
04: GES Meeting
05: Visit to St. Paul’s Catholic Seminary, Sowutuom
05-09: Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese
10: Return to Accra
14-15: Pastoral Visit – St. Dominic Savio, Afienya (40th Anniv. Celebration)
19: Priests’ Council Meeting
21-22: Pastoral Visit – St. Maurice, La
28: Catechists’ Day
28-30: Pastoral Visit – St. Maria Goretti, Battor (75th Anniv. Celebration)

November 2019

02-03: Pastoral Visit – UG, Legon & UPSA/ATTC
06: GES Meeting
08-16: GCBC Plenary Assembly @ Cape Coast
17-19: Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese
19: Return to Accra
23-24: Pastoral Visit – Prince of Peace, Kwashieman (30th Anniv. Celebration)
29-09 Dec.: Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese

December 2019

10: Return to Accra
14-15: Pastoral Visit -St. Catherine, Burma Camp
21-22: Pastoral Visit – St. Dominic, Dawhenya
24-25: Christmas @ Cathedral
27: Pastoral Co-Workers Get-together
29: Holy Family Feast @ Cathedral
31-01 Jan. 2020: New Year @ Cathedral