IT was a night of honouring, a surreal moment of watching the past walk together hand in hand with the current Board of Trustees of the Knights of Columbus Fraternal Association of the Philippines, Inc. (KCFAPI) as they celebrated together the solid fifty-eight years of the company. This remarkable event kicked off by welcoming the guests with complimentary gifts and photo op as they enter the hall of the Pacific Ballroom of Hotel H2O last September 14, 2016, dubbed as “As Time Goes by…An Appreciation Night”. read more »
ENGINEER Earl Rafael P. Labitad of KC Council 14809 El Salvador City and Engineer Arax A. Oñate of Columbian Squire Circle 3706 Bacoor, Cavite recently passed their respective Engineering Licensure Examinations. read more »
Last August 2-4, 2016 Luzon North Jurisdiction State Deputy Justice Jose C. Reyes, Jr., Luzon South Jurisdiction State Deputy Ramoncito A. Ocampo, Visayas Jurisdiction State Deputy Anthony P. Nazario and Mindanao Jurisdiction State Deputy Reynaldo C. Trinidad attended the said event with the theme of “A Light to the Nations” held at Sheraton Hotel, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. read more »
The Knights of Columbus Fraternal Association of the Philippines, Inc. (KCFAPI) will hold a weeklong celebration to mark its 58th founding anniversary from September 8 to 14, 2016. Various activities are expected to fill the week at the KCFAPI’s main office. A Eucharistic celebration will be offered on the feast of the Nativity of Our Lady on September 8 where a Marian Exhibit will likewise be showcased. read more »
The Ultrasound Luzon South team was led by Culture of Life Director Bro. Numeriano Torreno and in coordination with two (2) volunteer medical technicians, namely: Ms. Marlene Panganiban and Ms. Ethel Primo. read more »
The event was attended by 180 participants coming from the 12 districts of Diocese of Tuguegarao and Vicariate of Tabuk. Other officer present in the activity was Luzon North State Secretary Pascual Carbero as a guest of honor. read more »
The Royal Institution Singapore has conferred to DR. RUPERTO P. SOMERA last August 12, 2016 in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia the designation – Doctor Fellow of Royal Institute of Foresters.
Dr. Somera is the Chairman of RPS Tax Consultancy, Trustee/Treasurer of the KC Philippines Foundation, Inc. and the Knights of Columbus Fr. George J. Willmann Charities, Inc. Director/Vice Chairman of Mace Insurance Agency, Inc., Trustee of Padre Gomez Assembly Foundation, National Director of PICPA, Vice President for International Affairs of National Association of Certified Public Accountants in Education. read more »
Homily delivered by Bishop Honesto Ongtioco, DD during the 39th Death Anniversary of Fr. George J. Willmann, SJ
"Today, we celebrate the feast of the exaltation of the Cross and at the same time the 39th death anniversary of the father of the Knights of Columbus in the Philippines, Fr. George J. Willmann, SJ. Allow me first to give soe reflections on the feast and in this context let us see the significance of Fr. George Willmann’s life and ministry.
First about the feast, we celebrate a double anniversary. A basilica was built in the year 335 above the empty grace of Jesus and in 614 this was destroyed by the Persians and in 1149, the Crusaders built the present Church of the Holy Sepulcher. We also commemorate the discovery of the Lord’s cross by the empress, St. Helena in the year 320." read more »
State Officers and members of the Knights of Columbus in the Philippines and its insurance arm, Knights of Columbus Fraternal Association of the Philippines, Inc. posed together with their families during the annual celebration of Knights of Columbus’ State Dinner held last August 2-4, 2016 at Toronto, Ontario, Canada. read more »
Hundreds of participants from different councils in Luzon South gathered together last July 2-3, 2016 at the Sequoia Hotel, Quezon City to hold their 2016 Organizational Meeting of District Deputies. The event was spearheaded by Luzon South Deputy Ramoncito A. Ocampo together with its State Officers.
The meeting started with a prayer for the canonization of Fr. Michael J. McGivney led by State Church Director Noel S. Lacanilao. It was followed by the singing of the national anthem, an opening ode and report on credentials headed by State Warden Isagani B. Maghirang. read more »