Fr Marlon Tebelen
Fr. Marlon was ordained on 11 March 2002. Fr Marlon was born and grew up in San Juan, Baao, Camarines Sur, Philippines. He was ordained on 11 March 2002.

Hopes for his time here:
Ministry - he hopes that his stay here will be an inspiration for the young to also consider priesthood. There is a great need here to promote vocations.
Country - he would like to take advantage of opportunities to advance in learning in music, sports and communications.

Fr Marlon's ministry in NZ is shared between Our Lady of Hope parish and as chaplain to the Filipino community of the Archdiocese of Wellington.