Marian confab inspired by ‘Year of the Parish’

Marian confab inspired by ‘Year of the Parish’

MANILA, Feb. 2, 2017 – The Marian Encounter Seminar (Module 1) to be held on Feb. 26 at the University of Sto. Tomas Tan Yan Kee Student Center from 8:00a.m. to 5:00p.m. is inspired by the Church’s theme for the Year of the Parish: “Parish as Communion of Communities”.

Collectively, the talks will underscore the role of Mary as a model of Christian discipleship, a virtue that invigorates faith life in the parish.

With the theme “Mary in the Word of God”, the event will also focus on other topics such as: “Mary, the New Eve,” and “The Relevance of Mary in the Light of the Sacred Scriptures.”

The speakers are:

  • Msgr. Claro “Matt” Garcia, parish priest of St. Alphonsus de Liguori Parish, Magallanes Village, Makati City;
  • Fr. Isidro Abano, O.P.
  • Fr. Gil Alinsangan, SSP

Mass presider is Fr. Jesus Jose Bustillo, parish priest, of Nuestra Señora de Salvacion Parish, Sta. Mesa, Manila.

The Missionaries of Mary (M.O.M.), a lay Marian community, has been organizing the said seminar in partnership with Radio Veritas (846 AM).

The seminar fee of Php150.00 includes lunch and snacks.

For more information, interested parties may call telephone no. (02) 741-2830. (Carl Jaime Bordeos / CBCPNews)