Frans Verresen, R.I.P.

Father Luc Putzeys, Provincial Delegate of the sector of Belgium,
informs you of the return to the Lord of Father

Frans Verresen

on Friday 9th March 2018 at Varsenare (Belgium)
at the age of 90 years, of which 66 years of missionary life
in D.R. Congo (ex-Zaïre).

Let us pray for him and for his loved ones.

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Stepstones of Father Frans Verresen’s life

Frans was born on the 19th August in Antwerpen – Belgium – in the diocese of Antwerpen. He was only 20 when he entered the Spiritual Year in Varsenare on the 22nd September 1947. He then continued his theological training in Heverlee where he took his Missionary Oath on the 21st July 1951 and was ordained to the priesthood on the 12th April 1952.

01/09/1952 Etudes Péd.+Orient. Louvain Belgique
22/10/1956 Shabunda,Kasongo Congo
01/01/1957 Inspect.Enseignement Congo
08/10/1959 Collège Kasongo Congo
22/09/1961 Grande Retraite Villa Cavalletti Italia
30/06/1962 Petit Séminaire Mungombe Congo
15/07/1964 Prof.Latin+His.Egl. Thy-le-Château Belgique
13/09/1965 “Lumen Vitae”: Etudes Bruxelles Belgique
01/10/1966 Centre Catéchétique Bukavu Congo S.E.
01/02/1968 Retraites Boechout Belgique
30/06/1968 Prof.Inst.Don Bosco Shabunda Congo S.E.
01/07/1971 Catéchèse Shabunda,Paroisse Congo
01/04/1972 Sup.Fond.Cent.Catéc. Itemene,Shabunda Congo
10/10/1980 Vicaire Kakutya Congo
01/07/1983 Centre Form.Catéc. Kinkungwa,D.Kasongo Zaïre S.E.
31/10/1991 Troubles,évacué:Recy Antwerpen,Hartparoc Belgique
13/05/1992 Retour au Zaïre S.E. Zaïre S.E.
20/05/1992 Professeur Kinkungwa,D.Kasongo Zaïre S.E.
01/10/1993 Formation Srs.Franc. Sola,D.Kongolo Congo
07/03/1997 Evacué sur Belgique
30/08/1997 Aumônier hôpital Fomulac,D.Bukavu Congo S.E.
04/06/1999 Catéchèse Katuba,D.Lubumbashi Congo S.E.
10/09/2003 Session 70+ Roma Italia
12/10/2003 Catechèse et Vicaire Lubumbashi,Katuba Congo
01/07/2006 Catechèse et Vicaire Katuba,St.Bernadette Congo
12/06/2014 Résidence Antwerpen Belgique
01/09/2014 Résidence Vasenare,Avondrust Belgique
01/12/2014 Nommé PEP (PE 10/14) Belgique
09/03/2018 Retour au Père Varsenare Belgique

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