The Rogationist St. Matthew Province celebrated the 53rd World Day of Prayer for Vocations with the annual Youth Gathering called "Magbokasyon sa Bakasyon", to make the young be ​come more ​aware of the importance of ​p​raying and ​p​romoting ​v​ocations to the Priestly and Consecrated Life. Th​is year's celebration was simultaneously held in different communities of the Province, particularly in Parañaque, Cavite, Cebu, Davao, Ilocos, Bataan, Iloilo and Pangasinan. Organized and animated by Rogationist Priests, Brothers and Seminarians, with the collaboration of other religious men and women in the area, the event includes moment ​s dedicated for​ ​Vigil ​Prayer ​ with​ Eucharistic Adoration​, faith sharing ​among the youth​, and culminated with the solemn Eucharistic Celebration. ​It was truly the "Rogationist ​​Day par Excellence​" and a favourable occasion to share our charism to the young people.

Send, O Lord, holy apostles into your Church!

(by: Fr. Joseph Arcaño, RCJ)