The Philippine – English Community(フィリピンー英語共同体) 2019年4月

Philippine-English Community
Hirakata Church Filipino Community

As of January 13, new officers were elected, year 2019~2022.
Lenten season starts on March 6, Ash Wednesday,it is a christian holy day of prayers, fasting and repentance.It takes place 40 days until Easter Sunday.
March 10, before the mass, a holy retreat or recollection was headed by Sister Clare and after that a confession.The purpose of spiritual retreat refreshes and revitalizes, gives the opportunity for more time spent in prayer and contemplation.

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The Philippine – English Community(フィリピンー英語共同体) 2019年2月

The Philippine-English Community

Catholicism in the Philippines rapidly spread during the early years of Spanish Colonialism. Its close associations with Filipino identity have placed the Catholic Church at the heart of nationalism, social justice and other movements, while at the same time has been associated with power and politics at various points in its history. Since the colonial period, Catholicism has been the cornerstone of Filipino identity for millions in the Philppines. In 2015, it was estimated that 84 million Filipinos or roughly 82.9% of the population profess the Catholic Faith. “The Philippine – English Community(フィリピンー英語共同体) 2019年2月” の続きを読む

The Philippine – English Community(フィリピンー英語共同体)

The Philippine – English Community is community that aims to be thoughtful, intentional and sustainable in their approach to community challenges and opportunities.
As members of the Church, we want to be present and be active in joining the activities and be part of the community, therefore, this November 11, we would like to invite you to join us in the Bazaar. We will be selling Filipino delicacies like banana cue and “puto” or the Mushi Pan. There will also be performances of other communities showcasing their own dances and culture. Let us all join and appreciate one another as one community. “The Philippine – English Community(フィリピンー英語共同体)” の続きを読む

Philippine-English Community(フィリピン-英語 共同体)

The Holy Week in the Philippines is a significant religious observance for the country’s Roman Catholic majority. It begins on Palm Sunday and continues on through to Black Saturday. Throughout the Holy Week, many communities observe Catholic rituals such as processions with Jesus, Mother Mary, the apostles and many saints; recitation or chanting of the story of Passion; a stage or street play about the life and Passion of Jesus and visitation of the churches. “Philippine-English Community(フィリピン-英語 共同体)” の続きを読む