Provincia San Matteo (Filippina)
"Jesus must be for us, as he had been to the disciples at the road to Emmaus - a 'kabayan', 'kaanak' and 'kasalo'. We must continuously encounter Him, who shared everything we experienced [except sin]. He is ever ready to walk with us through life." These words summarize the homily of Most Rev. Socrates Villegas, DD, the Archbishop of Lingayen-Dagupan, who presided over the concelebrated Holy Mass at the St. Catherine of Siena Parish in Villanueva, Bautista, Pangasinan on April 30, 2017. In the same liturgy, which was graced by the presence of Fr.
On April 30, 2017, the Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Parish hosted the celebration of the Birthday of Fr. Jose Maria Ezpeleta, the General Vicar and of the 25th Priestly Ordination Anniversary of Fr. Gilson Luiz Maia, the General Councilor on the Sector of the Sector of the Laity, the Youth and the Parishes. In the Holy Mass, presided over by Fr. Ezpeleta, with much enthusiasm did he recount to the faithful the encounter between the disheartened disciples and the risen Jesus at the road to Emmaus.
General Assembly 2017
“Oramus et Servimus”
We Pray and We Serve
Oasis of Prayer, Lalaan II, Silang, Cavite
April 17-21, 2017
April 17, 2017 (Monday)
Con gioia e speranza seguiamo i lavori dell’Assemblea della Provincia San Matteo che si svolgono nel Centro di Spiritualità “Oasi di Preghiera”, Silang, Filippine. L’assemblea è iniziata con il ritiro spirituale guidato dal sacerdote domenicano, Prof. Enrico Gonzales. Subito dopo vi è stata la conferenza del Superiore Generale, P. Bruno Rampazzo. I lavori proseguiranno fino al prossimo sabato, giorno 22. Partecipano 95 religiosi provenienti dalle comunità situate nelle sei nazioni nelle quali è presente la Provincia.
Dearest, May I share to you the latest issue of the supplementary leaflet "Friends of Father Joseph Aveni", Vol 2, n. 4 for this month of April 2017.
Wishing you a fruitful Holy Week celebration of the Passion of the Lord and sending you in advance my heartfelt greetings of HAPPY EASTER! BUONA PASQUA! FELIZ PASCUA!
Fr. Jessie G. Martirizar, RCJ
With the Strategic Plan 2014-2018 as basis and guided by common prayers, the St. Matthew Provincial Council held their Annual Evaluation and Planning 2017 at the Oasis of Prayer in Lalaan II, Silang, Cavite on April 3-5, 2017.
Rogationist Seminary College Cebu 10th Graduation Ceremonies
Installation of Fr. Henry Ramos as Parish Priest of the Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Parish, PNG March 5, 2017 2 - Thank you very much for your prayers, support and trust...as I continue the services of being a parish priest, superior and the treasurer of the community I ask you to continue also to pray for me with the grace and will of God.
Fr. Herman Abcede, the Provincial Superior, accompanied by the Provincial Secretary, Bro. Christian Allan De Sagun, just concluded his Canonical Visit to the Missionary Station of Seoul, South Korea, highlighted by prayers, personal and communal encounters, with religious and historical tours. The visit lasted from March 13-17, 2017. Thanks to the warm welcome and generous hospitality of Fr. Daniel Kim Ho Yeoul and Fr. John Youn Jong Du. May God, through the intercession of St.