Salesian Youth Leaders Converge

Makati City, the Philippines, 24 September 2017—This years’ Salesian Youth Animators’ & Leaders’ Assembly (SYALA 2017) gathered 300 leaders and animators of the various clubs, sodalities and youth groups from various Salesian settings in the Philippines North Province. The two-day event was an occasion for the youth leaders to sharpen...

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Province Recollection and Fellowship Day

28 August 2017, Mandaluyong City, the Philippines—The Salesians of Don Bosco Philippine-North Province gathered at Don Bosco Technical College, Mandaluyong on August 28, 2017 for their Province Recollection and Fellowship Day. The event started with the celebration of the Holy Eucharist at 8:00 am in the Big Chapel with His...

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#GodProvides: Farewell Bro Elmer!

Makati City, the Philippines, 22 July 2017—Early morning on the Feast of Mary Magdalene, I found myself in front of a casket. Before me was the mortal remains of a man, strong in appearance, wearing his characteristic smile. Tucked in his folded arms were a knotted rosary and the Salesian...

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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...

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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...

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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,...

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DB TVET Tondo Presents Sanctissima at CCP

The Don Bosco TVET Center Tondo presents a Marian Musical entitled “Sanctissima: Miracle Stories in Tondo” in celebration of the heritage month and in celebration of the 100th Anniversary of Fatima at the Cultural Center of the Philippines in the Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino last May 2 & 3, 2017. The...

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