Rogationist Mission Summit

ROGATIONIST
MISSION SUMMIT

Hundred
Years after the « Earthquake of Messina » (1908-2008)

 

OASIS OF
PRAYER – SILANG, CAVITE - PHILIPPINES

January 8-14,
2009

“Unum
datis et centum accipietis”
 

Objectives:

  1. Celebrate and share the richness
    and challenges of the Rogationist Mission
  2. Share experiences, strategies,
    projects and programs to better promote our missionaries
  3. Establish connections, accompany
    and animate our mission, strengthen and follow our works, exchange of
    information through our “Missionary Center Office”
  4. Know the present situations
    and expectations of the Rogationist Mission today.

 

Participants:  

  1. Fr. The General Curia (5)
  2. Major Superiors (5)
  3. A missionary representative
    for each country where we are present: (18)
    •  
      • 1 Brasil
      • 1 Argentina
      • 1 Paraguay
      • 1 USA
      • 1 Mexico
      • 1 Rwanda
      • 1 Cameroun
      • 1 India
      • 1 Vietnam
      • 1 Indonesia
      • 1 Papua New Guinea
      • 1 South Korea
      • 1 Spagna
      • 1 Polonia
      • 1 Slovacchia
      • 1 albania
      • 1 Italy
      • 1 Philippines

 
 
 

  1. Other participants:
    1. Confreres from PD Communities
    2. Daughters of Divine Zeal
    3. Religious students
    4. Novices
    5. Postulants
    6. Seminarians

 

Main
Organizers:

Fr.  Gabby Flores – General Councilor
for the Missions

Fr. Giovanni Guarino – General Councilor
for Educative Apostolate
 

Members of
Organizational Committee:

Fr. Bruno Rampazzo – PD Major Superior

Fr. Jessie Martirizar – Coordinator

Fr. Benjie Redoble – Asst. Coordinator

Fr. Eric Raveza – Reception and Logistics       

Fr. Bong Dammay – Project Manager

Fr. Danny Montaña – Sessions Facilitator

Fr. Rene Ramirez – Communications
and Press

Fr. Ariel Tecson –Transportation &
Accomodation/ Outing

Fr. John Lucas – Secretariat &
Exhibits
 

To be included in the program of
Activities:

  1. Mission Forum 2009 “Project:
    Parang”
  2. Encounter of missionaries
    with Formands

          (Students,
    Novices, Postulants, Seminarians)

  1. Mission Exhibits
  2. Visit to our Works in the
    Philippines (SABV, Seminaries, SHEC, Parishes)
  3. Sharing of Missionary experiences
    (1-2 Mission Stations per day)

 

Module to be prepared by the
Missionaries-Participants:

  1. Submit a Brief Story of the
    Mission Area: date of foundation, first Rogationist Missionaries, Apostolate
    being done

          (with
    5 minute Powerpoint/ Video Presentation)

  1. Brief Account of Personal
    Missionary Experience
    • How it enriches Rogationist
      Consecration
    • Experience of Rogationist
      Community Life
    • Connection with the Circumscription
      and General Government (Missionary Central Office)
    • Connection with the local
      church
    • Attention for Vocations
    • Attention to the Poor
  2. Perspectives

 

ROGATIONIST MISSION
SUMMIT

Hundred
Years after the « Earthquake of Messina » (1908-2008)

OASIS OF
PRAYER – SILANG, CAVITE - PHILIPPINES

January 8-14,
2009

“Unum
datis et centum accipietis”

PROPOSED
SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES
 

January
8 (Thursday)

Venue:  Oasis of Prayer – Silang, Cavite

       
 Arrival of Missionaries/ Participants

  •  

            N.B.
      :  * Transportation from Airport to Silang
       

Evening:  Eucharistic Adoration for Missionary
Vocations
 

January
9 (Friday)

Venue:  Oasis of Prayer – Silang, Cavite 

Morning:  WELCOME CEREMONIES

            Welcome Address:  Major Superior, Fr. Bruno Rampazzo

            Opening Address:  Superior General, Fr. Giorgio
Nalin

            Keynote Talk: Bishop Chito Tagle, D.D.

                              Diocese of Imus, Cavite 

Afternoon:  Interventions of RCJ Missionaries:
Concerns of the Mission

            N.B.:  It would be better if interventions/
presentations could be   

                  complimented by video or powerpoint presentation
about the

                  respective mission.  

Evening:  WELCOME PROGRAM

            Showcase of Philippine Dances and Songs

            (c/o Rogationist College & Fr. Rito Ybanez)  

January
10 (Saturday)

Venue:  Oasis of Prayer

Participants:  Religious Students, Novices,
Postulants and Seminarians
 

Morning: “Towards a Rogationist Missionary
Project”

            (Guest Speaker: Fr. Gabriel Flores, RCJ)

            Open Forum

            “Projectual Mentality in the Missions and
Missionary Adoptions”

            (Guest Speaker: Mr. Luigi Lorenzato & Fr.
Vito Lipari, RCJ)

            Open Forum: Seminarians & Religious Brothers 

Afternoon: Transfer to Manila (Houses
of lodging: Greencourt/ Merville

            Visit to the Houses of the Delegation in Manila  

Evening:  Dinner at Trinity Restaurant
(Mall of Asia)
 

January
11 (Sunday)

Venue:  Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary
Parish

            Multinational Village, Parañaque City 

Morning:  ROGATIONIST MISSION FORUM

            Presentation “Project Parang”

  •  

      (Program of Activities will
      be coordinated with the Parish Community)
       

            Lunch at SOFITEL (c/o Fr. Ariel) 

Afternoon:  6TH Foundation
Day & Turn-Over of Housing Units

            (SHEC – Rodriguez, Malibay, Pasay City)

            (To be coordinated with Fr. Dexter) 

January
12 (Monday)

Venue:  Fr. Di Francia Center of Studies
– Greencourt, Sucat – Paranaque
 

Morning: General Assembly

            Interventions of Fr. Bruno Rampazzo, RCJ, Major
Superior

            Formulation of the Rogationist Mission Statement

            Sharing of Experiences: Missionaries with Rogationist
Formandi

            Meeting of the Father General with RCJ Missionaries 

Afternoon: General Assembly

            Recapitulation/ Evaluation of the Past Activities
and Interventions

            Presentation of the Rogationist Mission Statement 

Evening:  CLOSING MASS (6:00 p.m.)

            Venue: Rogationist College - Paranaque

            Dinner at the Rogationist College Lobby

            DESPEDIDA PROGRAM  

            Concerto Polifonico (Nocturne Choire) 

January
13 (Tuesday)

Venue: Punta Fuego, Batangas

            Come by yourselves to a secluded place…

            Whole Day Outing of Missionaries and visiting
Fathers

            (c/o Fr. Ariel Tecson)

January
14 (Wednesday)

            SIGHTSEEING around MANILA/
DEPARTURE