In line with the celebration of the feast of St. Nicholas of Tolentino, Patron of Poor Souls in Purgatory and Patron of UNO-Recoletos, Septenary Masses starts on September 2 to September 9, 2013 at 8am. The Feast day is September 10, where Bishop Vicente Navarra,D.D. will be the Main Celebrant – Homilist during the Mass after the 6:30am Procession. The themes for the Septenary Masses are: St.Nicholas a wanted child (1st day ) with Fr. Leo Alaras, OAR; St. Nicholas a child with earnest thoughts (2nd day) with Fr. Jude Serfino; Spreading the good odor of Christ (3rd day) with FR. Louie Gabinete, OAR; Apostolic zeal and spirit of Prayer (4th day) with Fr. Rocelo Villarosa; The Star of Tolentino (5th day – 9 am) with Fr. Abraham Latoza, OAR; Devotions to Mary and the Blessed loaves (6th day -Sunday) with Fr. Rouel Sia, OAR – 8am, Fr. Contantino Real, OAR – 6 pm; Nicholas, the patron of the poor souls in Purgatory (7th day – 7:15 am) with Fr.Emeterio Buñao, OAR. Different members of the UNO-R community will the Septenary Masses.
(by Luina Mendiola)