FLORES DE MAYO 2019
The Filipino Community has a long historical presence at the church of St. Catherine in Mississauga. They are also at the service of the parish at large. Mainly they are organized in four groups: Two choirs (at 8:30am and 4:30pm) every Sunday, a Filipino Catholic Community Committee, which coordinates all the special activities during the year and the Legion of Mary.
Every THIRD SUNDAY of each month they also celebrate the Holy Eucharist in Tagalo at 2:30pm.
FILIPINO CATHOLIC COMMUNITY OF ST. CATHERINE OF SIENA [FCC-SCOS]
APPOINTED OFFICERS FOR THE OFFICE TERM: SEP. 1st 2020 to AUG. 31st, 2023
SPIRITUAL DIRECTOR: Fr. Stephen Hoang, C.S.
HEAD COORDINATOR – EDUARDO URIAN
ASSISTANT COORDINATOR – JERVIE CAPUNITAN
SECRETARY – VICKI FERRER
TREASURER – VANGIE DITCHBURN
MINISTRY PROGRAM COMMITTEE:
FAITH & SPIRITUAL MINISTRY – PROGRAM DIRECTOR – VICKY NISCE
SOCIAL & CULTURAL MINISTRY – PROGRAM DIRECTOR – SID VARGAS
OUTREACH & FUND RAISING MINISTRY – PROGRAM DIRECTOR – ARIEL FERRER
YOUTH & FAMILY MINISTRY – PROGRAM DIRECTOR – ALBERT PATAWARAN
MUSIC & CHOIR MINISTRY – PROGRAM DIRECTOR – EDES CABIOC
Schedule of Events for 2019
January 11-19: Novena to Mahal na Sto. Nino
January 21 at 2:30pm: Feast of Santo Nino Mass @ 2:30pm
February 17 at 2:30pm: Filipino Mass
March 8-16: Novena to San Pedro Calungsod
March 17 at 2:30pm: Filipino Mass – Feast of San Pedro.
March 30, 2019 – Lenten Retreat to be conducted by Fr. Joseph Baal in the main Hall of the Church. Theme and time to be announced.
April 21 NO MASS – @2:30pm: Filipino Mass (Easter Sunday.
May 19 – at 2:30pm: Flores de Mayo (Santacruzan) Procession and Flower offering to Mother Mary.
June 8 – Talk/Retreat by Fr. Joseph Baal.
July 16 – at 2:30pm: Filipino Mass
July 21 _ Filipino Mass @ 2:30pm.
July 27 – PILGRIMAGE TO FATIMA SHRINE (Buffalo, NY)
August 4: Filipino Day – Canadian Martyr Shrine (Midland, ON)
August 18 at 2:30pm: Filipino Mass
September 6 -14: Novena San Lorenzo Ruiz
September 15 – Feast of St. Lorenzo Ruiz at 2:30pm: Filipino Mass
September 21 – Talk/Retreat by Fr.Joseph Baal (Theme to be determined).
October 120at 2:30pm: Filipino Mass
November 17 at 2:30pm: Filipino Mass
December 07 – Advent Retreat by Fr. Joseph Baal (Theme to be determined.
December 15-23 at 8:00pm: Simbang Gabi Novena
December 21 at 9:00pm: Filipino Community Christmas Party.
December 25 – 2:30pm: Filipino Mass – Pasko
For more info, please contact:
Ed Urian – (416) 523-8158
Vicky Ferrer – (416) 275-0500
Jervi Capunitan – (647) 217-5707