Returning Missionaries Receive Warm Welcome

October 8, 2010

Mission Venezuela

Fr. Tim Norris greeting parishioners. Photo by Bob Zyskowski, Catholic Spirit.

Father Tim Norris gets a warm welcome back to Jesucristo Resucitado Church from parishioners who remembered his years ministering at the archdiocesan mission parish in San Felix, Venezuela.

Fr. Tim Norris is just one of many priests who served in Venezuela since the mission was founded in 1970. The list includes: Fr. Dennis Dempsey, Fr. Mark Dosh, Fr. Frank Fried, Fr. Jerry Hackenmueller, Fr. Bob Hazel, Fr. Larry Hubbard, Fr. Jerry Kaiser, Fr. Tom McCabe (currently serving at Jesuchristo Resucitado parish), Fr. Ray Monsour, Fr. Tim Norris,
Fr. Don Piche, Fr. Patrick Ryan, Fr. Greg Schaffer (currently serving as Pastor of Jesucristo Resucitado), Fr. Don Schnitzius, and Fr. Bob White.

Fr. Larry Hubbard and parishioners sharing stories. Photo by Bob Zyskowski, Catholic Spirit.

Father Larry Hubbard shares a happy reunion with members of Jesucristo Resucitado during his recent visit for the 40th anniversary.