December 20 is set as the celebration of the Institutional Christmas Party with the theme, “For God so loved the world that He gave us His only Son…” The program will open with the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass 4 PM. Registration will be an hour before the mass. A para-liturgy will precede the “Walk for LOVE” from the Oratory to the Main lobby. Program proper starts at 6 PM with an Opening Salvo from the Knights of Columbus. Fray Amadeo Lucero, OAR , over-all chair of the Christmas Party 2019 will deliver his welcome address while Fr. President will give the Christmas Message. A production number from the Religious and Lay Administrators, the faculty and staff of the university will be the first part of the program. After dinner, there will be parlor games and a Search for the Best Male and Female costumes. Fray Ronel Gealon, OAR, VP-Administration will give the Words of Thanks. The party will end with a community singing.