On the 6th of December last, our sisters Sr. Alba Sanchez and M. Alberione Hernández celebrated 25 years of consecrated life in our Congregation.
According to the annual tradition, the sisters of the four communities in the Delegation in Spain: Barcelona, Bilboa and Toledo gathered together in Madrid, under the gaze and the protection of the Immaculate Virgin Mary.
On Thursday, 11th of December 2014, in joy and simplicity the religious of the Diocese of Mar del Plata, Argentina, celebrated the beginning of the Year of Consecrated Life together with their Bishop, H. E Mons. Antonio Marino.
“To You I give my life” are the words, which came as the expression of the love for the Divine Master as Sr. Mary Ananda Kumari Kamalapuram offered herself to God and to the PDDM family for her whole life.
On 3rd December 2014 the Feat of St .Francis Xavier, the great missionary and Patron of India, the Province of India had the occasion to celebrate the blessing of the new house “PRARTHANALAYA” by His Excellency Felix Toppo, Bishop of Jamshedpur. On this great day two of our sisters Sr.Mary Kumudini Toppo and Sr Mary Rahil Lakra committed themselves totally to the Lord through Perpetual Profession.
The solemn celebration of the feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary on December 8, 2014 highlights God’s great love and faithfulness in the lives of our five sisters, Sr. M. Dorothy Cuevas, Sr. M. Claire Espiritu, Sr. M. Joseph Pagamucan, Sr. M. Margaret Tapang and Sr. Maria JesusaTeking who renewed their fiat to God after 40 years of loving service as Disciples of the Divine Master.
On the 8th of December during a celebration presided over by His Excellency Mons. Gabriel Londoño Sepulveda, Vicar for Religious in the Archdiocese of Bogotà, the Disciples of the Divine Master celebrated with joy the 25 years of religious life of three sisters. Sr. M. Aurora, Sr. M. Emma and Sr. Maria Elena were accompanied by their relatives, friends and members of the Pauline Family. Monsignor Gabriel said in his homily: " The commitment that we have as consecrated people is to be happy and to bring this happiness to those who are around us."
We thank God for the gift of their lives and we wish them perseverance until the very end.
The last of this year’s series of Enriching Liturgical Life Seminars organized by the Disciples of the Divine Master (PDDM), was successfully held at the Most Holy Redeemer Parish Hall in Quezon City on December 6, 2014.
On the 6th of December last, 11 participants completed the biblical-liturgical course which was offered by the Disciples of the Divine Master in Bogotà. It is an arrival point and a departure point at the same time. In fact, after having deepened the Word of God and the liturgy, now they are called to share this beautiful treasure in their parishes and in their places of ministry.