Friday, February 25, 2011

Audience with the O.Carm. Prior General

On February 19, the Third Order of Carmelites had an audience with the Prior General of the Carmelite Order, Fr. Fernando Millan, OCarm. The meeting was held at the Titus Brandsma Center. Also present were the General Delegate for Asia and Oceania, Fr. Albertus Herwanta, OCarm., the new Comissary Provincial, Fr. Toots Buenafe, OCarm., and the TOC Provincial Delegate, Fr. Noel Rosas, OCarm. Presentation on the status of the TOC was made by Sis. Rosalie Castro, TOCarm and a short film showing made by Bro. Ruel Santos, TOCarm in collaboration with the Australian and Indonesian TOC was shown to those present. The video presentation is for the vocation promotion of the TOC. Fr. Fernando gave a short talk on Carmel stressing the importance of Formation. After the audience, a small snack was served. The activity was attended by the TOC communities in Luzon. Pictures of the said event can be found at the Facebook Page of the TOC.

Sis. Sally giving background about the TOC Philippines

Fr. Albertus giving his message to the TOC

Fr. Fernando Millan giving a short talk to the TOC

Giving a gift to Fr. Fernando

Blessing of the images for the chapel of the Flos Carmeli House of Prayer

TOCs with the Prior General, the General Delegate, the Comissary Provincial and the Provincial Delegate

Bro. Arnold with the Prior General

TOCs with the Prior General

Bro. Pol Gregorio with the Prior General

Bro. Terry Garcia with the Prior General

Fr. Toots Buenafe, OCarm (Commissary Provincial) giving his message to the TOC

2 comments:

Bro. Marwil N. Llasos said...

Congratulations to the TOC for the visit of your Prior General. I know that you had the same feeling of being truly blessed. We had the same feeling when we were visited by the Master of the Order.

TOC National Secretariat said...

Yes, indeed Bro. Mars. We were truly blessed.