May 1, 2022 | Local News
Fr. Stephen Van Lal Than

Bishop William F. Medley discusses the upcoming National Conference of Burmese-America Catholics and Dcn. Martin Ma Na Ling’s ordination in his April 2022 Across the Diocese video, which can be viewed at

National Burmese conference and priesthood ordination coming in July

On July 1-3, 2022, the Diocese of Owensboro will welcome the National Conference of Burmese- American Catholics (NCBAC) for their 11th annual conference. The conference will be held at the Owensboro Sportscenter and Owensboro Catholic High School.

The conference is expecting 1,500 participants from all over the United States, as well as delegates from Myanmar. The highlight of the conference will be the ordination of Dcn. Martin Ma Na Ling.

Those interested in volunteering at this event should contact Kathy Doup at (270) 683-1545 or [email protected]. You can find volunteer sign-up sheets available at

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