September 14, 2023 8:40 am

On 13th September 2023, the community of Imari (Diocese of Fukuoka, Japan) elected as abbess for a six-year term Mother Alberica Ueno.

Mother Alberica was born in Kumamoto (Japan) in 1950, entered Imari in 1978 and made her solemn profession in 1986. At the time of her appointment, she was superior ad nutum of the Community.