Day 6 of the International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) 2016 began with a Catechesis on “The Eucharist: Dialogue with the Poor and the Suffering” by His Eminence John Cardinal Onaiyekan, DD and followed by the moving Testimonial of Ms. Ma. Georgia “Maggie” Cogtas from Dilaab Foundation. A surprise song number was made in honor of Cardinal Onaiyekan’s birthday while Maggie […]
The Visita Iglesia was divided into two groups–one includes churches north of Cebu and the other for churches south of Cebu. The Diocesan Delegates of Novaliches joined the south group which included four churches such as the Basilica Minor of Cebu or the Sto. Nino Cathedral and the Cebu Cathedral.
The Afternoon Session on Day 5 of the International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) 2016 comprise of concurrent sessions–a Deaf Track on “Belonging Starts Here; Resources and Methodologies for Spiritual Formation for Persons who are Deaf” followed by a Penitential Service on “Mercy and Compassion” by the Most Rev. Socrates Villegas, DD at the IEC Pavillion in Cebu City and […]
Delegates from various Dioceses both here and abroad arrive for the second half of the International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) 2016, which begins January 28. Claiming of registration IDs and kits as well as security wristbands took place at Gate 5 of the IEC Pavillion before 8am. Morning prayer at the IEC Pavillion (Gate 4) commenced […]
The Diocese of Novaliches held an Orientation / Meeting for its 51st International Eucharistic Congress 2016 Non-Paying Delegates yesterday, January 15, 2016, at the Caritas Novaliches Office in Good Shepherd Cathedral Shrine, Fairview Park, Quezon City. The Most Rev. Antonio R. Tobias, D.D. welcomed the delegates and briefed them on the background of #IEC2016. While, […]
The Diocesan Theological-Pastoral Congress in the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy was held on December 12, 2015, 7:30 am-3:30 pm in the Shrine of St. Paul. Its conscience-stirring theme was: “If God Is Merciful, How Could We, the Church, Not Be? Meeting the Challenge of the Special Holy Year of Mercy”. The Faith and Formation […]