Symposium on St. Augustine: His Life and Works, Spirituality, and Pastoral Service to the Church
St. Augustine Hall | August 12, 2023
The parishioners of SNDCP had a whole day tribute to St. Augustine and St. Monica. A symposium was held at the first half of the day with Rev. Fr. Jubanie Rey Baller, OSA as its resource speaker, followed by a Holy Mass post talk. Fr. Jubanie is an Augustinian Priest assigned at the Vatican City. He is a Member of the Pontifical Sacristy of the Apostolic Palace, Vatican City. Meanwhile, the 2nd Augustinian Quiz Bee was held later in the afternoon.
Fr. Jubanie talked about the St. Augustine’s major works. He also emphasized the Three Pillars of Augustinian Spirituality: Interiority, Communion of Life, and Apostolate or Service to the Church. A reminder to all regarding the pastoral service to the church that only our great love for Him that we can certainly response to His invitation and carry our work without excuses and complain.
2nd AUGUSTINIAN QUIZ BEE
August 12, 2023 (Saturday) | 01:00 PM
The second half of the kick-starter activity for the feast of St. Augustine and St. Monica. Wherein, different parish organizations showed their cognizance in the life and works of St. Augusitne, history of Augustinians in the Philippines, the Augustinian – Biñan Community, and General Knowledge about the Bible and Catechism.
The members of the board of judges were Rev. Fr. Jubanie Rey Baller, OSA and Rev Fr. Arvin C. Salceda, OSA, while the Chairman of the Board was Rev. Fr. Wilboy D. Bracamonte, OSA. Together with the Master of Ceremony Bro. Ramon Cristopher Duran and Quiz Master Bro. Edelberg S. Cabael.
Among the 10 groups who have competed valiantly, these were the following parish organizations who have been triumphant in the battlefield:
2nd Runner-Up: Apostleship of Prayer
1st Runner-Up: Knights of Sto. Niño
Champion: Music Ministry
The audience engaged all-through out the event. It was a fun, informative, and interesting event which also had a positive feedback from the participants and audience.
We would also like to thank our sponsors who made this event possible and successful.
Mr. Ben Francis Curativo
Mrs. Jenny Cuevas
Mrs. Vikki Santos
Mrs. Kimberly Ignacio
Mrs. Noemi Nolasco
Mr. & Mrs. Ariel De Leon
Ms. Joy Cabillon
Mr. Danny Gibe
Mrs. Leonie Curativo & Mrs. Benneth Hermie Daus
Mrs. Carla Hebron Reyes
Mr. Christian Patiga
Mr. Jeppep Deleon
Viva Pit Señor! Hail St. Augustine and St. Monica!