Fr. António Neves was born in Portugal in 1962. He made his perpetual religious profession in 1985 and was ordained a priest in 1989.
He began his missionary life in Angola in 1989 in formation and pastoral work. Upon his return to Portugal, he studied communication and political science and worked in missionary animation, youth ministry and social communication. He served first as Provincial Assistant before being appointed Provincial of Portugal between 2012 and 2018. He was then appointed to Rome as coordinator of Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation (JPIC) and Interreligious Dialogue (DIR).
Tony Neves is responsible for the following areas:
Is correspondent to these Circumscriptions:
Alto Jurua, Amazonia, Angola, Bolivia, Brazil, Brazil South West, Cape Verde, Mozambique, Paraguay, Portugal, Spain
And Unions of Circumscription:
Alto Jurua, Amazonia, Brazil, Bolivia, Brazil South West, Paraguay.