Don Bosco Philippines South Province

Salesians of Don Bosco – Philippine South Province FIS

Feast of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel

Carmelite Monastery, Cebu City, July 16, 2019. – The Salesian Youth Movement joyfully celebrated and sponsored the Fiesta Mass of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel at the Carmelite Monastery in Mabolo yesterday, July 16, 2019. A yearly pilgrimage for the SYM, youth members from the different youth centers came with Salesians this year to honor the Blessed Mother. Fr. Keith Amodia, SDB celebrated the mass while Fr. Vince Michael Sabal, SDB gave the homily on Mary’s motherly embrace for her children. Together with them were other Salesian priests and pilgrim priests. The aspirants and novices of Don Bosco Formation Center sang as a choir and provided the music. The monastery chapel was filled with devotees of our Lady most of whom were wearing brown, the traditional color of Carmel.

(from our own correspondence)