The Immaculate Conception TOC community of Sta. Cruz, Laguna started the Novena in honor of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel on July 7, 2010. On July 13, they went to the Sta Cruz Municipal Jail together with Rev. Fr. Frederick Villareal and some members of the Daughters of Mary Immaculate. They celebrated the Mass and imposed the Brown Scapular to the inmates. Sis. Mercy Rana gave the introduction about the Brown Scapular to the inmates. After the Mass, the community provided Sopas and juice for them.
On the day of the Feast of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel the communty held a Solemn Procession after the six o'clock mass. They imposed the Brown Scapular to the people who celebrated the mass with them. Rev. Fr. Rico De Luna, the parish priest gave the talk about Our Lady of Mt. Carmel and the Brown Scapular.
Mass at the Sta. Cruz Municipal Jail
First reading (L) and the blessing of the scapular (R)
Distribution of the scapulars
Imposition of the Brown Scapular
The TOC members together with the DMI
Preparing for the procession