OUR PARISH PRIEST
Currently our Parish Priest is Rev.Fr. Brett Williams. He was born on the 24th December in Pietermaritzburg and raised in Hillcrest. Attended the University of Natal and obtained a BSc. And MSc. In Animal Science, he then lectured and became Head of the Department of Agriculture at Mangosuthu Technikon.
He entered the seminary in 1999 and was ordained Deacon in 16 June 2005 and priest on the 16th of December 2005. Later, he was appointed to Hammersdale as Assistant Priest and in Elandskop as Acting Parish Priest in 2006. He was the Ecclesiastical Assistant to the Apostolic Nuncio in Pretoria from the year 2009 to 2012.
Fr. Brett was previously the parish priest in Redhill (2012). From the year 2015, he has been Parish Priest of St. Joseph’s Morningside, Durban. He is also the Chancellor of the Archdiocese from 2014.
OUR ASSISTANT PARISH PRIEST
Father Mtshengiseni Dlamini was born on 23 December 1982 in Estcourt, Kwa Zulu Natal, where he attended school, matriculating from Bhungani High School. He went on to St Joseph’s Theological Institute and then to St John Vianney Seminary where he obtained a Batchelor’s Degree in Theology and Philosophy. He was ordained on 3 March 2019 and appointed Assistant Parish Priest to our Community on 1st June 2019.
Father Mtshe, as many folk refer to him, has settled well into our Parish Family! One has the sense he has been here for twenty years! He has a delightful sense of humour, engages well with the community and appears at ease and comfortable during Liturgical celebrations.
We are delighted to have him with us and pray his ministry here will be long, Spirit driven and fruitful.