• DBA is Back in Bacolor

    A Gracious Return: Don Bosco Academy is Back in Bacolor 15 August 2017, Bacolor, the Philippines—Don Bosco Academy on its 60th year of existence in Pampanga is finally back in Bacolor after 21 years of absence due to the lahar devastation caused by Mt. Pinatubo Eruption on October 1, 1995. Last...

  • Don Bosco-One TVET Launched

    Makati City, the Philippines, 10 August 2017—Don Bosco Technical Institute – Makati had its Launching Ceremonies for the first ever Don Bosco–One TVET Philippines on August 9 at Braga Building which was headed by Fr. Jose Dindo S. Vitug, SDB, Executive Director of the said organization. In his opening remarks,...

  • Building and Fortifying Relationships in Youth Groups

    Salesian Youth and Animators’ Gathering (SYnAG) 2017 Makati City, the Philippines, 22 July 2017—More than 300 youth leaders and animators gathered at the Joy Center of Don Bosco Technical Institute, Makati for the first formation program organized by the Salesian Youth Movement for 2017. The first Salesian Youth and Animators’...

  • 50th Jubilee of SDB Profession held at DBTI-Makati

    Makati City, the Philippines, 1 July 2017–On June 29, 2017, Fr. Salvador “Boy” Pablo, SDB, celebrated the Holy Eucharist to commemorate not just the Passion, Death and Resurrection of our Lord Jesus, but also to thank God for the 50 fruitful years He gifted him with as a Salesian of...

  • Fr. Provincial meets the Heads of the FIN Commissions

    Makati City, the Philippines, 29 June 2017 – Fr. Anthony Paul Bicomong, SDB, the FIN Provincial Superior, met this morning all the Heads of the different Commissions of the Province to discuss their respective plans and to hear their respective reports on their Salesian Educative Pastoral Plans (SEPP), their items for...

  • To Serve with Christ: Ordination to the Diaconate

    Parañaque City, the Philippines, 24 June 2017 — The morning of the Solemnity of the Nativity of John the Baptist saw the the ordination of 14 men to the sacred order of deacons through the laying on of hands of Bishop Teodoro Bacani, DD in the National Shrine of Mary...

  • Fr. Camilo–Sixth Parish Priest of Savio Parish

    Mandaluyong City, the Philippines, 17 June 2017—At ten o’clock in the morning, the Eucharistic Celebration began inside the parish church of Saint Dominic Savio in Mandaluyong City for the installation of Fr. Ferdinand Camilo, SDB, as its sixth parish priest. His Eminence Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle, DD, of the Archdiocese...

  • Celebrating Blessed Stephen Sandor

    Parañaque City, the Philippines, 8 June 2017—With pomposity, ceremony and solemnity, the Salesians at the center of studies in Parañaque celebrated the blessed martyr and Salesian Brother Stephen Sandor. The Sandor Community, which comprises of Salesian Brothers in their specific formation, animated the feast day. The campus was suffused with...

  • FIN Province Holds Youth Leadership Camp

    For three full days, Bosconian leaders from various settings of the FIN Province converged for a leadership training seminar-workshop. Two non-Salesian parishes, Sto Nino Parish in Tondo and Santa Maria Magdalena Parish Church in Calamba also sent youth contingents. Dubbed as Champoree, a portmanteau of the words Champion and jamboree,...

  • First Profession of Eleven New Salesians in Lawaan

    “It is no longer I who live, it is Christ who lives in me.” –Galatians 2:20 Cebu, the Philippines, 6 May 2017—The feast of Saint Dominic Savio saw the solemn profession and investiture rites of eleven new Salesians in the Chapel of Don Bosco Formation Center, Lawaan, Cebu. There are...