The discovery of the Hispanity of the Filipinas is one of the concrete works of ‘transfiguring the culture’, for to rediscover the roots of the Filipinas is to declare with a loud voice that the culture of the Filipinas is a Catholic Culture.
Convivencia in Filipinas: Sagada
Once a year, the seminary and novitiate leave their home in Lipa and drives north towards the Central Cordillera Mountains. This more than 400-km journey offered us various scenes of the Luzon islands: from the busy Manila roads up to the chilly climate of ever-popular Baguio City.
Institute of the Incarnate Word
The Institute of the Incarnate Word (IVE) is a Catholic institute of consecrated life which is both a clerical and religious institute. Its members are priests, seminarians and consecrated brothers. Since it is a clerical institute, it is directed by priests that exercise the Sacred Orders. The majority of our members consist of priests or people studying for the priesthood.
St. Joseph Freinademetz Novitiate
St. Joseph Freinademetz Novitiate House which is located in the Philippines, welcoming candidates in East Asia (the Philippines, Hong Kong, Taiwan) who are interested to our small religious family. Recently, the novitiate house received applicants from the Philippines, Sri Lanka, India, Taiwan, Hong Kong and some other countries.
Institute of the Incarnate Word - Our Lady of Sheshan Formation HouseBarangay San Celestino, Purok 6 Sitio Papayahan, Lipa, 4217 Batangas, Philippines
In his last Lenten Message, St. John Paul Ii said 'Each year, the Lenten Season is set before us as a good opportunity for the intensification of prayer and penance, [...]
In his last Lenten Message, St. John Paul Ii said 'Each year, the Lenten Season is set before us as a good opportunity for the intensification of prayer and penance, opening hearts to the docile welcoming of the divine will.'
Fulfilling our part for such 'intensification of prayer and penance', may we invite you for the Spiritual Exercises for Men this coming Holy Week. It will begin on Holy Wednesday, April 12 until the Easter Sunday, April 17. It will be held at Our Lady of Sheshan House of Formation in Lipa City--a place of recollection and prayer.
For more details, please contact us at 0939-8334671 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you very much.
12 (Wednesday) 5:00 pm - 16 (Sunday) 1:00 pm
Institute of the Incarnate Word - Our Lady of Sheshan Formation House
The novitiate, through which life in an institute is begun, is arranged so that the novices better understand their divine vocation, and indeed one which is proper to the institute, experience the manner of living of the institute, and form their mind and heart in its spirit, and so that their intention and suitability are tested.
Constitution #238, Institute of the Incarnate Word
We are still working hard to give you a new sight of St. Joseph Freinademetz Novitiate House. Stay tuned.
IVE Chronicles Worldwide
Check out the first-hand accounts of IVE Family around the world.