Claretian-North BEC Leaders’ Assembly

On February 20-21, 2014, 80 BEC leaders  from parishes administered by the Claretian Missionaries in Northern Philippines had their assembly at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish in Quezon City. the theme of the assembly: “The Word of God Builds and Strengthens Communities.”

This was the program of activities for the two-day assembly:

February 20 Activities

8:00-8:30 am Registration

8:30-9:00 Bible  Enthronement, Welcome Address, General Orientation

9:00 – 10:00 Input: Kalagayan ng Simbahan/BEC (Fr. Lito Ancla, CMF)

10:30-11:30 – Group dynamics

11:30-12:00 Plenary, Lunch

1:00-2:00 pm Input: “BEC, a Thrust of CMF Philippine Province” (Fr. Educ Apungan, CMF)

2:00 – 4:00 – Input: “The Word of God builds and strengthens Community” (Fr. Amado Picardal, CSsR)

4:30-5:00 – sharing/workshops

5:00 – Holy Eucharist (Fr. Pedro Cleofe, CMF)

February 21 Activities

8:00 am – Community Prayer

8:30 Recapitulation

9:00 – Input: “BEC: Diocese of Ipil Experience” (Fr. Pedro Cleofe, CMF)

10:30 – Input: “BEC and the Youth” (Fr. Louie Guades III, CMF)

11:30 – Plenary

12:00 nn Lunch

1:00-3:00 – Exposure – Montalban BEC Community

3:00- 4:00 sharing

4:00 – Closing Ceremony/Holy Eucharist