The Oratory of St. Nicholas of Tolentino, UNO-Recoletos opened the 9-day early morning Novena or Simbang Gabi last December 16 with Fray Jose Teodulfo Jadulco, OAR as Main Celebrant. During the 2nd day of the Novena, Fray Jose Alden Alipin, OAR led the Mass. Fray Persiuz Decena, OAR led the 3rd day Mass while Fray William Villaflor led the 4th day Mass. The 5th day Mass was be led by Fray Ronel Gealon, OAR. Fray Cristituto Palomar, OAR will be the Presider on the 6th day. On Dec. 22, Sunday, the Mass will be led by Fray Jadulco, OAR and there will no Mass at the Oratory at 8 am. Monday, Dec 23, 8th day of the Novena, Fray Don Besana, OAR will lead the Mass. On the last day of the Novena, Dec. 24, Fray Amadeo Lucero, OAR will be the Main Presider.
On Christmas Eve Mass at 8:45 pm, Fray William Villaflor, OAR will be the Main Celebrant while Fray Amadeo Lucero, OAR will be the Presider on the Christmas Day Mass at 8 am. (CMO communication).