Sacred Heart Formation House, Cagayan de Oro City, 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Fr. Francis Pupkowski, SCJ – main celebrant

Sacred Heart Formation House, Cagayan de Oro City, 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Fr. Francis Pupkowski, SCJ – main celebrant

Sacred Heart Formation House, Cagayan de Oro City, Solemnity of the Holy Trinity

Fr. Francis Pupkowski, SCJ – main celebrant

Sacred Heart Formation House, Cagayan de Oro City, Third Sunday of Easter

Fr. Francis Pupkowski, SCJ – the main celebrant

Celebration of Benefactors’ Day in Cagayan de Oro Community

Each year on Sunday after the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart, the formation community of Cagayan de Oro invites benefactors from the area for a special Thanksgiving Mass. In this way, the Priests of the Sacred Heart want to say “Thank you” to those who support them spiritually and financially. For benefactors it is always an opportunity to learn more about the spirituality and different projects of the Congregation.

This year, the celebration of Benefactors’ Day was held on June 30, 2019. It started with the Holy Eucharist celebrated by  Fr. Francis Pupkowski, scj, who is also in charge of the Fundraising Office and Fr. Lukas Hadi Siswo Sasmito, scj, the superior of the SCJ Philippine Region, Fr. Patro C. Gier Jr.,scj, a former missionary from Finland and Fr. Szymon Bendowski, scj, the assistant parish priest from Immaculate Concepcion Parish in Aluba.. At the end of the Mass, the benefactors could watch a short video presentation containing an information about one of the projects run by the Philippine Region Kasanag Daughters Foundation, Inc.

As usual, the celebration was culminated with a common meal. It was noticed that every year the number of benefactors participating in the Thanksgiving Mass is bigger and bigger.