On September 14, 2017 during the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross, 8 novices from our Province received the habit which marks a new stage of their religious life. Previously on September 12, the feast day of the Holy Name of Mary, they had received new names of titles of Mary in their own languages (Pigin-Papua New Guinea, Tagalog-Philippines, Malay-Malaysia, and Chinese).
Buwan ng Wika (it means "Month of Language" in Tagalog) was held in the home school of our Mercy Home for girls in August 2017. The students had different competitions like folk songs , dance and artistic presentation. The judges and audiences of Bawan ng Wika included all students and teachers of the home school, the parents of some of the students. It was our honor to have Mr.
Our sisters missioning in Puxin, Taiwan celebrated the Parish' patron feast of Chinese martyrs on 9 July. Some faithful joined the Eucharistic Adorations in the triduum in the parish. On the day of the feast, a simple Rosary procession was held before the celebration of the Holy Mass in the morning.More pictures
More than 600 youth coming from different parts of the Philippines attended our IVE Youth Day 2017, held on 12 February in Lipa City, Batangas, Philippines. Conferences were given by various speakers to enrich our youth. There were sport games and performances which everybody enjoyed a lot.
Incarnation is "an event greater even than the creation of the world and that no other event can surpass" <Constitution 3>, for Jesus Christ, true God and true Man, was born of a Virgin's womb for us to save us from our sin.
Our sisters in HK had Christmas Carolling with 200 faithful and children in advance on Dec 18, 2016 to the Yuen Long Town. Our children dressed as angels and saints, reminding the people the true spirit of Christmas is not on material riches, but only in Christ, the Incarnate Word.
On November 5, 2016, the Religious Family of the Incarnate Word participated the 3rd Vocation Festival of the Ecclesiastical Province of Manila. The event was held at a Catholic high school, Notre Dame of Greater Manila. The theme this year was "Bukas na puso, tamang desisyon, kaisa ng Simbahan, kasama ang Panginoon" (free translation: Heart opened, right decision, one with the Church together with God).