Meet the Missionaries

Fr. Samuel D’Angelo, cpps
Sudbury, Ontario

Fr. Samuel was born in Rochester, NY. After graduating from the University of Dayton, he worked for several years as a Lab Technician. Later, he completed his BS in Biology from John Carroll University in Cleveland, Ohio with a concentration in Chemistry and German. Today, he is a joy-filled parish priest and pastor in Northern Ontario in the city of Sudbury. In his free time he likes to paint, hike and cook.

Fr. Josephat Msuya, cpps
St. Charles Borromeo, Ontario

Fr. Josephat was born in Lindi, Tanzania. After completing his secondary education, he attended Jordan University and obtained a degree in Philosophy, later attending Salvatorian Institute of Theology. He dedicated several years in parish ministry and formation at the local seminary. With 20 years of pastoral ministry, he still spends his free days with the youth in the parish community. His presence and sense of humour is contagious.


Fr. Phil Smith, cpps
Toronto, Ontario

Born in Kansas City, Missouri. He has served both in the USA and in Canada. He is currently the pastor of a multicultural parish in the Archdiocese of Toronto. Being true to the Precious Blood charism, he dedicates time in giving missions, retreats and day of prayer across Ontario. He is certainly a man of many words and a true storyteller.

Fr. Peter Nobili, cpps
Toronto, Ontario

Fr. Peter was born in Montecapri, Italy. He accepted the invitation to be a missionary at a young age, where he completed his theological studies in Chicago, USA. He spent many wonderful years in parish ministry in the USA and in the Niagara Region in Ontario. He is currently the Director of the USC, the lay association with Missionaries, where he guides, nourishes and promotes the spirituality of the Precious Blood.

Fr. Jerome Hologa, cpps

Fr. Jerome was born in Dodoma, Tanzania. He completed his theology studies at St. Augustine’s Seminary, TST in 2020. Since May 2020 Fr. Jerome has been serving as the Director of C.PP.S. Mission Projects & Development Office of the Missionaries of the Precious Blood, and the editor of the Precious Blood Family Magazine. He is also a part-time associate pastor of St. Roch’s Parish in the Archdiocese of Toronto. Fr. Jerome takes great pride in collaborating with donors and supporters of C.PP.S. Mission Projects to respond to the needs and challenges facing the most vulnerable people who suffer needlessly from a lack of access to clean water, education and healthcare.