The 23rd National meeting of Diocesan Directors of Liturgy took place in Tagum City.
There were 292 participants. Marbel was represented by: Fr. Romeo Subaldo, Commissioner, COWL; Mrs. Naning Perez, executive secretary, DLC; Angelie Rondario, Glan; Elma Jamero, Polomolok and Romelita Arguelles, OLPGV parish.
Topics and speakers: “Theology of Sacramentals and Blessings”, Fr. Anscar J. Chupungco, OSB; “Blessing of Persons”, Gina Cejuela; “Blessing of Homes and Buildings”, Fr. Timoteo Ofrasio, S.J., S.L.D.; “Blessing of Religious Objects”, Genaro Diwa; Blessing of Animals and Instruments of Work”, Carlos Evangelista; “The Rite of Exorcism”, Fr. Virgilio Hernandez; “The Ministers of Sacramentals and Blessing”, Fr. Melchor Camiña. (Reported by Naning Perez).