Fr. Dominic Nguyen
Dominic Hung Nguyen was born on August 19, 1959 in Bien Hoa City, South Vietnam. He attended the minor and major seminaries of Pope John XXIII in My Tho, South Vietnam and Christ the King Seminary in Mission City, British Columbia.
He was ordained on September 5, 1986 at St. Mary’s Cathedral, Calgary, by Bishop Paul O’Byrne. Fr. Dominic served as Associate Pastor of St. Mary’s, Medicine Hat, for one year and then moved to Calgary in 1987 to serve as Associate Pastor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help for a brief time.
He served as Chaplain for the General and Rockyview Hospitals from 1987 to 1990. In 1990, he was appointed as Administrator for Holy Trinity Parish in Cluny and the missions attached to it. He served as Pastor of Christ the King in Claresholm from 1991 to 1995 and St. Michael’s in Bow Island from 1995 to 2000. In 2000, Fr. Dominic moved back to Calgary to serve as Foothills Hospital Chaplain for two years. Sacred Heart in Strathmore was his next stop. In 2010, Fr. Dominic moved to St. Peter’s, Milk River. As of August 1st, 2015, he became pastor of St. Luke's Parish in Calgary.
A number of his family including his parents, sisters and brothers live in Calgary.
Fr. Dominic says that the CWL will take care of him but, as the Sisters in the League know, we will have him to guide and take care of us.