On the Solemnity of the Annunciation of the birth of our Lord, March 25, 2014, the Capuchin Brothers also celebrated the 50th and 25th anniversaries of the presbyteral ordinations of Rev. Fr. Mateo Goldaraz,OFMCap (50 years) and Rev. Fr. Dominic Abella,OFMCap (25 years). With a grateful hearts and a spirit full of praises for the gift of vocation to the priestly life, the celebrators led the Capuchin brothers in the presence of the Provincial Minister Rev. Fr. Eugenio Lopez,OFMCap. together with their guests, relatives, friends and the friars’ benefactors, in the celebration of the Holy Eucharist on this solemn feast at St. Francis of Assisi Parish Church in Mandaluyong City. Rev. Roque Aristotle “Toti” Padama,OFMCap sang the proclamation of the Gospel, while Rev. Fr. Artemio Raymundo,OFMCap gave the homily. The celebrators then renewed their sacerdotal vows in the hands of the Provincial Minister. A simple lunch followed after the Eucharist at the canteen of Lourdes School in Mandaluyong City.