Month of May activities in the Philippine Region

The month of May is one of the busiest months in the entire year. Besides, the Flores de Mayo held in every parish, three SCJ parishes celebrate their Feast of the Patron: Bukal Ng Krus in Tandang Kutyo, Tanay on second Monday and Kumalarang and Dumalinao on May 15. Also, this is a month of graduations, renewal of vows, youth missions and barangay elections.

Here, is what had happened or will happen during the month of May:

May 1 – 31, 2018 – Flores de Mayo.

May 1 – 12, 2018 – Youth Mission in Hitudpan and Kapudlusan, Medalla Milagrosa Quasi Parish in Talisay, Hilongos, Southern Leyte.

May 9, 2018 – the Commencement Exercises oF Loyola School oF Theology (LST). The Baccalaureate Mass was followed by the Commencement Exercises. The two members of the Dehon House community were graduating; Fr. Delio Ruiz and Bro. Joel Bolo. Fr. Delio Ruiz graduated with the degree of Doctorate in Sacred Theology (STD) with Magna Cum Laude. And Fra. Joel Bolo obtained the degree of Baccalaureate in Sacred Theology (STB) and Master of Arts Major in Pastoral Ministry (MA). Congratulations to both of them. Job well done!

May 10, 2018 – Renewal of Vows in Cagayan de Oro of Fra. Victor Lingasa and Fra. Julius Socorro.

May 10 – 13, 2018 – Visit of Medalla Milagrosa in Dumalinao Parish.

May 11, 2018 – Renewal of Vows of Fra. Ruel Paalisbo in the Novitiate Fr. Dehon, Lower Lucoban, Dumalinao and Fra. Joel J. Bolo and Fra. Reneboy D. Soccoro in Dehon House, Quezon City. The renewals of vows were accepted by Fr. Lukas Hadi Siswo Sasmito, SCJ, the Regional Superior and Fr. Delio Ruiz, SCJ, the councilor respectively.

May 12, 2018 – Medical Mission in Kumalarang.

May 13, 2018 – Acceptance of new Novices.

May 14, 2018Bukal Ng Krus Parish Feast in Tandang Kutyo, Tanay, Diocese of Antipolo.

May 15, 2018 – Feast of St. Isidore the Farmer in Kumalarang and Dumalinao.

May 17, 2018 – Regional meeting in the Novitiate Fr. Dehon.

May 19 – 27, 2018 Youth Mission in Man-ai, Dansolihon Chaplaincy, Cagayan de Oro

May 31, 2018 – Culmination of Flores de Mayo.