Newsletter of the District
- Sep 2002
Anniversary Photo Album
In February, another priestly doctrinal session took place,
this time exclusively on Latin, as a living language.
6 hours per day of, and all the meals in, LATIN!
Part of the Orberg Living Latin method is to make the students memorize
as much as possible
the stories of each chapter, which includes each time various points
of grammar and a rich vocabulary.
This can be done by acting, as some of the priests are doing here
(chapter 23 of the book)....
118. ...or by simply reciting the whole thing,
as Jennifer, one of our good Bethanians, did with the whole chapter
7 (104 lines!).
Jennifer is now in France as a pre-postulant with the Dominican
119. The members of the 2002 Doctrinal Session, with Magister Christopher
Brown (standing at the right),
seminarian Roy Dolotina on his way to Ecône after three years
in Australia (front row, second from the left)
and a young Japanese visitor. Right behind Fr. Couture, can be seen
Fr. Edgardo Suelo, a second diocesan priest who has joined the battle
for the survival of Catholic Tradition in the Philippines.
The Apostles of Mary had their first National pilgrimage attended
by nearly 100 youth. (May)
Cristeros de Manila
Brother Patrick -- or should we call him Brother Francis -- doing
the apostolate of tarsiers (the smallest monkeys in the world) during
a few days of rest in Bohol (May).