Category Archives: 2009.06June

1. Pope Benedict Inaugurates Year for Priests

Pope Benedict XVI inaugurated the Year For Priests with solemn vespers in St. Peter’s Basilica, Rome, on June 19, the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart. Occasion for the Jubilee Year for Priests is the 150th anniversary of St. John Vianney’s … Continue reading

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1. Symposium on Coal Fired Power Plant (CFPP)

A symposium on CFPP was held at Sta. Cruz Parish Church, Maasim, Sarangani Province, last June 11, 2009. Conal Holdings Corporation of the Alcantara Group of Companies plans to construct a 200MW CFPP in Kamanga, Maasim over the strong opposition … Continue reading

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3. Two Updating Seminars on Liturgy Help

Two separate updating seminars on Sacramentals and Blessings were conducted recently: one for Lay Liturgists on May 19-20, 2009 at Christ the King Spiritual Center, Marbel, and another for Laycos on May 30 – June 1, 2009 at St. Francis … Continue reading

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1. Feast of St. Anthony of Padua

St. Anthony Parish, City of Koronadal, celebrated its 63rd Patronal Fiesta on 13 June 2009 with the theme “San Antonio kag ang Maayo nga Pagdumalahan” (St. Anthony and Good Governance). A. Life of St. Anthony. St. Anthony born in Lisbon, … Continue reading

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2. Environmental Team Reports

The environmental team composed of 22 persons from government agencies, non-government organizations and the Diocese of Marbel made an ocular visit on three sites in Tampakan, South Cotabato on 26 May 2009. On 9 June 2009 the team reported their … Continue reading

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1. Mid-Year Gathering

Diocesan priests gathered at Watergran Resort, Bawing, General Santos City, 1-3 June 2009 for bonding, updating and relaxation. There were 50. Prinicpal activities: liturgical celebrations, lectures, sports, socialization and meeting. Fr. Virgilio A. Ojoy, O.P. gave 3 lectures on “Current … Continue reading

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1. Environmental Team Conducts Ocular Visit

A 22-member Environmental Team composed of DENR, LGU, Army, PNP, NGO, MEDIA and Diocese of Marbel personnel conducted an ocular visit on 26 May in Crossing Mangisi, Mangisi, Palo 19 (Liberty), Municipality of Tampakan. A. Findings from report of Rene … Continue reading

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