KofC Philippines commemorates Fr. Willmann’s 40th Death Anniversary

KofC Philippines commemorates Fr. Willmann’s 40th Death Anniversary: FR. GEORGE J. WILLMANN, the Gentle Warrior. This year marks the 40th Death Anniversary of a Holy Man, the Father of the Order of the Knights of Columbus in the Philippines. Let us all pray that with God’s grace, he may be raised to the honors of the altar.FR. GEORGE J. WILLMANN, the Gentle Warrior. This year marks the 40th Death Anniversary of a Holy Man, the Father of the Order of the Knights of Columbus in the Philippines. Let us all pray that with God’s grace, he may be raised to the honors of the altar.

The Knights of Columbus in the Philippines together with its fraternal benefits arm, the Knights of Columbus Fraternal Association of the Philippines, Inc. (KCFAPI) and Knights of Columbus Fr. George J. Willmann Charities, Inc. (KCFGWJCI) will be commemorating the 40th Death Anniversary of the Servant of God, Rev. Fr. George J. Willmann, the Father of the Order of the Knights of Columbus in the Philippines.

The commemoration will be highlighted by a Family TV Mass which will be held at the San Agustin Church on September 14, 2017, Thursday.

The Eucharistic Celebration will be led by Manila Auxiliary Bishop Broderick S. Pabillo, Chairman of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines - Episcopal Commission on the Laity. Concelebrants will be Msgr. Pedro C. Quitorio III, Fr. Alex O. Bautista, Fr. Arnold Sta. Maria, OSA, Fr. Jaime S. Ucab, Jr, Fr. Jerome Cruz, Fr. Benjo Fajota, Fr. William Arana, OSA and Fr. Isabelo San Luis.

Lectors will be Former Chief Justice Hilario G. Davide, Jr. (first reading), Luzon South State Deputy Ramoncito A. Ocampo (responsorial psalm), Visayas State Deputy Anthony P. Nazario (second reading), Mindanao State Deputy Reynaldo C. Trinidad (prayers of the faithful), Luzon North State Deputy Jose C. Reyes, Jr. (prayer for the Cause of Fr. Willmann), and Mace Insurance Agency President Joseph P. Teodoro with his family for the Prayer for the Unity of the Family.

The TV Mass will be followed by a wreath-laying ceremony at the statue of Fr. Willmann in front of the head office of KC Fraternal Association of the Philippines, Inc. located at Gen. Luna corner Sta. Potenciana Streets, Intramuros, Manila. (Yen Ocampo)

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