Newsletter of the District
- Sep 2002
Anniversary Photo Album
As the mission grew, new workers were needed.
Fr. Roland de Merode (Belgian), Fr. Rostand (French)
and newly ordained Fr. Thomas Onodo (Japanese) joined the missionaries.
They are seen here with Bishop de Galaretta in Lobo, Batangas
for a retreat in an exotic center the "Submarine Gardens"!
The site was truly delightful for the body ...
(here the priests are seen going for a boat ride after the retreat),
...and the soul. Fr. De Merode reciting his office on the beach.
December 7, 8 saw the first pilgrimage to Our Lady of Antipolo.
It consisted of an all night walk to a famous shrine of Our Blessed
1993 marked the 400th year of the shrine.