2512, 2018

Christmas at the IVE Seminary

By |December 25th, 2018|Categories: Christmas, Chronicle, IVE Family|

Christmas is the most joyous time of the year, as the saying goes. And it certainly seems so in the Philippines, where we can also say that it’s the most anticipated time of the year. Christmas décor starts going up in the homes in September and carols can be heard

2511, 2018

A Cultural Heritage

By |November 25th, 2018|Categories: Chronicle, Culture|

Every year during the semester break, which usually is from the last week of October to the first week of November, the seminarians especially foreigners who stay back to guard the seminary go out for a short cultural trip for a week to different parts of the Philippines. These cultural

1111, 2018

A View of “Catechism Camp”

By |November 11th, 2018|Categories: Childrens' Oratory|

It was not exactly planes, trains and automobiles, but rather with cars, trucks, jeepneys, tricycles, and squeezed into transportation normally used to ferry their livestocks, they streamed towards the Seminary of Our Lady of Sheshan for the Catechism Retreat which gathers together the children receiving catechism from the Apostolates where

810, 2018

Con la Reyna y el Prayle*

By |October 8th, 2018|Categories: Español|

*"Reyna" y "prayle" son las palabras tagalo para "Reina" y "Fraile". La cultura católica de Filipinas proviene de las grandes y heroicas actividades misioneras de los frailes, que fueron los fundadores de la sociedad filipina. Para ellos, Manila era la "Nueva Jerusalén", incluso se había convertido en una "Nueva Roma",