Today, the Tagalog mass was celebrated at 2:00 pm, two hours earlier than the usual at 3:00 pm every 4th Sunday of the month.
The celebrant of the said mass was our very own Parish Priest, Fr. Philip Ilio Bonifacio, SSC. It was a delight to see that the church was filled with people up to the lobby. There were familiar faces and new faces. December is indeed the best time of the year where old friends meet.

In Holy mass, Santa Claus presented it to children who participated in holy mass.Children were pleased with an appearance of Santa very much.

 

The mass was finished at around 3:15pm and the Christmas party started around 3:30 pm.
It kicked off with a welcome address given by Fr. Philip who is also the spiritual adviser of the MCCIC after which blessing of the food followed.
There were a lot of Filipino favorite dishes which were served and enjoyed by the many like kaldereta, bihon, menudo, bopis, dinuguan, Bicol express, fired chicken, baked spaghetti, biko, Christmas cake, and many other to mention.

 

Children and adults had a fun time during the games.

 

It was indeed a rewarding and a successful event. To God be the glory. The party ended at around 5:00 pm.

 

After party,MCCIC Staff member appreciated each other.