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Flores de Mayo

at Catholic ICHIKAWA Church

Flores de Mayo (Spanish for “Flowers of May”) is a festival held in the Philippines in the month of May. It is one of the May devotions to the Blessed Virgin Mary and lasts for the entire month.

The Santacruzan is the pageant on the last day of Flores de Mayo, held in honour of Helena of Constantinople (known as Reyna Elena) and Constantine the Great finding the True Cross in Jerusalem.

 

MICHIKOTO United (Matsudo,ICHIkawa,KOiwa,TOyoshiki) celebrated 10th Filcom day at Cathilic Ichikawa Church.

About 300 people attended the 10th year celebration of MICHIKOTO United.

 

 

 

from Matsudo Church (MCIC)

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from Ichikawa Church (EMC)

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from Koiwa Church (KCIC)

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from Toyoshiki Church (FICT

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Holy Mass - The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity –

 

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introduce The pageant !

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2015 MICHIKOTO Leaders!

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Mother Mary’s Statue in Parade!

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Fr.Philip,Fr.Watanabe(Toyoshiki Palish Priest),Fr.Akaiwa(Ichikawa Palish Priest) and Sem.Funatsu

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Raffle winner!

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The Pageant!

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KCIC(Koiwa Church International Community) Dance Performance

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MCCIC(Matsudo Catholic Church International Community) Dance Performer

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MCCIC(Matsudo Catholic Church International Community) Dance Performance

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FICT(Philino International Community in Toyoshiki) Dance Performance

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MCCIC(Matsudo Catholic Church International Community)

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EMC(Ichikawa English Mass Community)

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KCIC(Koiwa Church International Community)

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FICT(Philino International Community in Toyoshiki)

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MICHIKOTO United <All Participants!!>

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We would like to thank all our brothers & sisters from Matsudo, Ichikawa, Koiwa, Toyoshiki.. and many others who came from all parts of Chiba & Tokyo to celebrate with us.

Thank you Fr. Watanabe of Toyoshiki Catholic Church, Fr.Akaiwa of Ichikawa Catholic Church and our deepest gratitude to Fr.Philip Bonifacio for always guiding us of MICHIKOTO

Filipino to be on the path of goodwill with Faith, Hope, Love & Reconciliation.




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Fr.Philip’s birthday party was given after Tagalog Holy Mass on Pentecost Sunday.
Fr.Philip’s Birthday is May 26!

 

 

 

He blew out the candles of fire on three Birthday cakes  Three times!

 

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY Fr.Philip!
Many happy returns of the day!




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On today “Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord”,   “gratitude to aged” Party was held at Matsudo Church!

MCCIC sang two songs for Aged as an entertainment.

 

 

 

I was glad that we took part for the first time!
We would like to get together a lot of Aged next year too.




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Let’s Celebrate

the 10th FILCOM DAY

It’s Celebration of 10th years Anniversary

 

to be Officiated MICHIKOTO founded by Fr.Philip BONIFACIO SSC
(MICHIKOTO is  catholic church communities of Matsudo, Ichikawa, Koiwa and Toyoshiki )

flores de mayo in Ichikawa church

 

May 31,2015

from 2:00PM to 6:00PM

registration starts 1:00PM

 

 

at the Ichikawa Catholic Church

 

 

 

Everyone is welcome to join in this Celebration.
Come in your Best Filipino attire!

Enjoy your Favorite Filipino dishes!
Make your Friends!
Enjoy the Performance and other Festivities!

 

 

 

Let’s Enjoy the taste of Filipino cuisine !




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Lenten Recollection was held at basement hall from 1:00 PM to 5:30 PM on Today.

MCCICの四旬節の黙想会が地下ホールで午後1時から午後5時半まで行われました。

 

 

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Fr.Jay Madrona was conducted by.

ジェイ神父様の指導の下、分かち合いを行いました。

 

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Group recollection with confession.

そして、グループでの分かち合いも行われました。

 

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A commemorative photo was taken at last.

(with Fr.Philip Bonifacio and Fr.Jay Madrona)

最後にフィリップ神父様・ジェイ神父様と一緒に記念撮影。

 

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