Though restrained by the prevailing Enhanced Community Quarantine, Fr. Orville Cajigal, RCJ, the Provincial Superior of the St. Matthew Province, did the Canonical Visit to the St. Hannibal Rogate Center in Merville Park, Parañaque City.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect lives and disrupt the daily living of many people, the SMP Communities made some initiatives in adapting to the “new normal,” and at the same time, to respond to the needs of their neighbor that affected by this crisis. Here are some of the community initiatives which took place between April to May 2020. This article is an update to the 1st of the series, which featured the same from February to March 2020.
On March 12-14, 2020, Fr. Orville Cajigal, RCJ, the Provincial Superior of the St. Matthew Province, did the Canonical Visit to the Fr. Di Francia Center of Studies in Eriberta Lane, Don Jose Green Court, San Dionisio, Sucat, Parañaque City
The process for the Cause of Beatification of the Servant of God, Fr Joseph Aveni has been celebreated last February 1, 2020 coinciding with the celebration of the day for Consecreated Life in the Diocese of Parañaque.
With prayer and acts of charity still blossoming during the pandemic, the Communities of the St. Matthew Province took some initiative to help the faithful spiritually benefit through the livestreaming liturgies and prayers, especially in the parishes and formation houses.
The St. Matthew Province (SMP), through Fr. Ariel Tecson, RCJ, the Provincial Councilor on the Sector of Religious Life, Formation and Vocation Ministry, organized the Meeting of the Rogationist Formators at the Oasis of Prayer – Cavite on November 25-26, 2019