Summer 2012

by, Martin,sx This Summer has been a wonderful time within Saint Conforti House which hosts the Xaverian Theologate of Asia. Soon after the end of the school year 2011-2012, our Community planned a set of activities whose aim was to provide to Brothers and Fathers a meaningful and rejoicing Summer vacation. First and…

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Outing 2012

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From May 21 to May 26 our Community spent a wonderful time of rest and leisure in Infanta, Quezon Province. We all enjoyed being in touched with nature in its wonders and fascinating beauty. Looking at  sunrise and sunset, we all rejoiced and blessed the God of day and darkness. The…

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This is a group of young men who attended the last search-in organized by the vocation director of the Xaverian Missionaries in the Philippines. Out of the 24 four attendants, six of them were admitted to start the formative journey as aspirants. We pray for these, that they may engage into an authentic process of discernment, and we pray also for others, that many more youth may feel inspired by such courageous decision and look forward having the same amazing experience.

vigil prayer

Last April 28, 2012, a prayer vigil for vocations was held at the Parish Church of St. Francis Xavier Parish, in Novaliches, Quezon City. The theme was according to the message of the Pope for the Good Shepherd’s Sunday, the World Day of Prayer for Vocations: “Vocations: the Gift of the love of God”. Our community -in collaboration with the Vocation team of the Parish- enthusiastically organized it. We experience a very good attendance. Through the intercession of St. Conforti, may the Lord continue to inspire many young people to give their life for the Gospel.

Farewell to the first Xaverian Missionaries in Thailand

  The Xaverian Theologate in Asia thanks the Lord for the sending of the first Xaverian Missionaries to Thailand: Fr. Thierry and Fr. Giovanni Matteazzi. May the Lord bless them in their new mission. How Saint Guido M. Conforti envisaged this event of our family: “Since my youth I have always…

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On the 23rd DVP National Convention

By Fr Andre Semeni The Directors of Vocations in the Philippines – Episcopal Commission on Vocations (DVP-ECV) via its National Office annually gives numerous opportunities to highlight the importance of vocations in the life and mission of the Catholic Church in the Philippines. Every year, newcomers in the field of…

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