Oct. 3, 2015 – Every year, all the Franciscan family gather to celebrate as one family the death and passage to eternal life of our Holy Father St. Francis of Assisi. The said celebration was held at Mater Dei Auditorium, St. Joseph College, Quezon City. The Capuchin brothers with the postulants and Franciscan Youth Movement played beautifully and solemnly this year’s transitus. After the transitus, Holy Eucharist was celebrated and presided by Most Rev. Broderick Pabillo, D.D.. Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Manila together with Fr. Cielito Almazan, OFM., Provincial Minister of the Order of Friars Minor, Fr. Eugenio Juanilo Lopez, OFMCap. Minister Provincial of the OFMCapuchin. and Fr. Victor Mateo, OFMConv., Custos of OFMConventual. After the celebration, all franciscans gathered in the refectory to share the food they brought and especially to do the Franciscan Joy. The event was successfully celebrated.
photo credits to OFM Franciscans-Philippines