The community of the University of Negros Occidental – Recoletos celebrated the feast f St. Ezekiel Moreno last August 19. The day opened with a walk for healing from the Provincial Capitol Lagoon to the university gym. The walk for healing was started as a tradition by Rev. Fr. Antonio Limchaypo, OAR in 2007.
The Eucharistic celebration in honor of Saint Ezekiel Moreno started after all the faithful have entered the gym. Rev. Fr. Nitodel Soriano, Chaplain of Our Lady of Miraculous Medal was the main celebrant. Anointing of the sick and veneration of the relic of the saint followed after the Mass.
Meanwhile, the university starts the celebration of the Solemnity of St. Augustine with Triduum Masses from August 23 – 25, 2016 at the Oratory of St. Nicholas of Tolentino. Rev. Fr. Enrico Silab, OAR and Rev. Fr. Albert Pellazar, OAR will be the celebrants during the 7 am and 4:30 pm Masses on the first day and second day of the triduum masses. On the last day, Rev. Fr. Eduardo Celiz, OAR for the 7am Mass and Rev. Fr. Louie Gabinete, OAR for the 4:30 pm Mass. On the 26th, the Solemnity of St. Augustine, Vice Prior of Recoletos de Bacolod, Rev. Fr. Ronel Gealon, OAR will be the Main celebrant during the 8 am Mass. Family Day 2016 shall follow after the Mass. It will be capped by a shared lunch at the Main lobby. Bowling Tournament will be held in the afternoon.
VIVA San Ezekiel Moreno and St. Augustine.