August 15, 2015: Three brothers celebrated today, the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Silver Anniversary of their religious profession at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes. The three brothers were Br. Antonio C. Yapchiongco, OFMCap., Br. Alberto S. Poblete, OFMCap. and Br. Matthews Joe Marianathan, OFMCap. Br. Eugenio Juanilo P. Lopez, OFMCap., Provincial Minister accepted the commitment of the three brothers during the Eucharist attended by the brothers, relatives and friends. Among the brothers present during the celebration were Br. Paul Koenig, OFMCap., Custos of the General Custody of Arabia; Br. Benedict Ayodi, OFMCap., from the Office of the JPIC of the General Curia, Br. Alfonso Mora, OFMCap. from the Province of Venezuela and Br. Adrianus Derry of the Province of Pontianak.
The Eucharist was presided by Br. Eugenio while Br. Artemio T. Raymundo, OFMCap. the novice master of the three brothers preached the homily. Br. Antonio C. Yapchiongo, OFMCap is presently assigned to the Capuchin Gulf Missions, Br. Alberto S. Poblete, OFMCap. is the current Rector of Lourdes School of Quezon City and Br. Matthews Joe Marianathan, OFMCap is assigned to the Capuchin Formation house in Penang, Malaysia.
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