MANILA, Oct. 16, 2015 – The Missionaries of Mary (M.O.M.) will dedicate the Marian Encounter Seminar to be held on Oct. 25, 2015 at the Tan Yan Kee Student Center, University of Sto. Tomas in memory of its spiritual director, Fr. Aloysius S. Alino. Fr. Aloy, as he was fondly called, who passed away on Aug. 30, 2015.
He had been the spiritual director of M.O.M. for the past 20 years.
The topics of the seminar will revolve around the theme, “Mary, a Model of Faith, Hope, and Charity.” The seminar coincides with the Catholic faithful’s celebration of October as the month of “Our Lady of the Rosary.”
The resource persons are:
- Fr. Francis Gustilo, S.D.B.;
- Fr. Antonio Aureada. O.P., Regent, U.S.T. Graduate School;
- Fr. John Barro, Director for Spiritual Directions, Holy Apostles Seminy.
The Eucharistic celebration will be presided over by Fr. Choy Ramos, S.S.S. of the Blessed Sacrament Fathers Congregation.
According to press release issued by M.O.M, the group is a lay Marian community with the objective of helping in the Church’s thrust for evangelization by organizing seminars, outreach projects, retreats, and recollections. These are aimed at promoting a Marian spirituality that will lead people towards a deeper and closer relationship with Christ.
The seminar is conducted in partnership with Radio Veritas (846 AM). The seminar fee of Php 150 includes lunch and snacks. For more information, interested parties may call (02) 7438729 (Luz) and (02) 7412830 (Imee). (CBCP News)