Valencia, Negros Oriental— On October 12,2015 the town celebrated the feast of Our Lady of the Abandoned. Valencianons and pilgrims all over Negros flocked the parish to honor the Lady of Valencia. Msgr. Gamaliel Tulabing, Vicar General of the Diocese of Dumaguete, together with OAR priests and Diocesan clergy, celebrated the Holy Eucharist at 10:00 a.m.
Mark 10: 2-12 or (16)
2Some Pharisees came, and to test him they asked,”Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife?” 3He answered them, “What did Moses command you?” 4They said, “Moses allowed a man to write a certificate of dismissal and to divorce her.” 5But Jesus said to them, “Because of your hardness of heart he wrote this commandment for you. 6But from the beginning of creation, ‘God made them male and female.’ 7‘For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, 8and the two shall become one flesh.’ So they are no longer two, but one flesh. 9Therefore what God has joined together, let no one separate.”
INAGAWAN – The Recoletos family, (religious brothers, AR sisters & SARF), on the great feast of St. Ezekiel Moreno – August 19, joyously celebrates, with so many devotees from the barrios and cities who arrived to the miraculous Balon-Pari site in Brgy. Inagawan to hear and attend the healing Mass officiated by the Recollects healing priest himself, Fr. Efren Anez at 9:00 am.
STA. ANA, PAMPANGA – Sonny Caparas dedicated a beautiful poem in Kapampangan to imá Apolonia, the Matriarch of the Caparas Family, after the Holy Mass celebrated by the youngest of the siblings, Fray Radni L. Caparas, OAR, and held at 9:00 AM in San Pedro Chapel in this town. Several Augustinian Recollect friars joined … Read more
Gospel Reading (Mk 9:38-48)
38John said to him, “Teacher, we saw someone casting out demons in your name, and we tried to stop him, because he was not following us.”
39But Jesus said, “Do not stop him; for no one who does a deed of power in my name will be able soon afterward to speak evil of me. 40Whoever is not against us is for us.
EXERCISE OF THE MIND… EXERCISE OF THE BODY… LEAD TO MISSION! Mira-Nila: Fray Lauro V. Larlar, OAR, the new local prior of Recoletos Formation Center (RFC), in his opening remarks to commence the seminary intramurals 2015 reminded the seminarians and formators divided in three teams — red, black, and yellow — that winning prizes is … Read more
As part of the Quadticentennial celebrations, the SSC-R de Cavite Religious Administrators welcomed members of the Cavite Historical Society (CHS) in a meeting at the St. Thomas of Villanova Main Campus Library last September 19, 2015. The President of the CHS, former Prime Minister Cesar E. A. Virata, met with Rev. Fr. Emilio Edgardo Quilatan, … Read more
CAVITE CITY – As part of its quadricentennial celebrations, the SSC-R de Cavite religious administrators welcomed members of the Cavite Historical Society (CHS) in a meeting at the St. Thomas of Villanova Main Campus Library last September 19, 2015. The President of the CHS, former Prime Minister Cesar E. A. Virata, met with Rev. Fr. Emilio Edgardo Quilatan, OAR, HED (Dean of the Studies of Recoletos School of Theology), Rev. Fr. Cristituto A. Palomar, OAR (President of SSC-RdC), and Rev. Fr. Felipe U. Rollon, Jr., OAR (Vice President for Student Welfare).