1803, 2018

The Altar of God

By |March 18th, 2018|Categories: Chronicle, First Order (Male Branch), IVE Family|

“And the altar of a church, around which the holy people of God gather to take part in the Lord’s sacrifice and to be refreshed at the heavenly meal, stands as a sign of Christ himself, who is the priest, the victim, and the altar of his own sacrifice.” Rightly

101, 2018

Christmas Celebrations at IVE Lipá

By |January 1st, 2018|Categories: Apostolate, Christmas, Chronicle, First Order (Male Branch), IVE Family, Major Seminary, Second Order (Female Branch, SSVM), Third Order (Laity)|

The Vigil of the Nativity of Our Lord was celebrated with great joy and solemnity at the IVE House of Formation in Lipá, Batangas. The Seminarians and Novices of the Houses of Formation were joined by the Sisters of the SSVM and our neighbors for the Holy Mass, presided by

2812, 2017

Christmas Celebration in the Apostolates

By |December 28th, 2017|Categories: Apostolate, Childrens' Oratory, Christmas, Chronicle, First Order (Male Branch), IVE Family, Major Seminary, Mission|

As a country with a Catholic majority, Christmas is an important part of the calendar. It’s a time for family reunions, renewal of friendships and fellowship and of thanksgiving. The Seminarians of the IVE carry on apostolates on Saturdays in various locations. As Christmas approaches, we take the opportunity to