COP EVENTS & ACTIVITIES FOR THE YEAR 2021

Jan 9

Sat

SPIRITUAL TALK / MASS
“Journey to Transformation and Oneness”
Fr. Jett Villarin, S.J.

Jan 16

Sat

TALK ON "CONTEMPLATIVE PRAYER"
Fr. William Meninger, OCSO

Feb 13

Sat

SPIRITUAL TALK / MASS
"Jesus Beckons in the Gospel of Mark"
Fr. Louie David, S.J.

Mar 13

Sat

ANNUAL RECOMMITMENT DAY
Talk & Mass - Fr. Armand Robleza, SDB

(Topic to be announced)

Jul 14

Wed

SPIRITUAL WELLNESS FELLOWSHIP
Speaker to be announced

Oct 25

Mon

FR. THOMAS KEATING’S 3RD DEATH ANNIVERSARY
Mass & tribute to Fr Keating

Dec 15

Wed

CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION
Mass & Fellowship

COP EVENTS & ACTIVITIES FOR THE YEAR 2020

Mar 7

RECOMMITMENT DAY

It was celebrated with a Mass at the back of the Blessed Sacrament Chapel (small chapel) of Don Bosco in Makati. The Mass was presided by Fr. Greg Bicomong, SDB.

After the mass, we proceeded to Roozen Hall for fellowship/get together. We did not have a guest speaker. Instead, we gave a tribute to Fr. Thomas Keating whose birthday was March 07. A video presentation titled “From the Mind to the Heart“ by Fr Keating was shown which was sourced by Billie Trinidad from YouTube

Jul 14

MINDFULNESS TALK (Self-care & Personal Growth)

Our invited guest speaker was Ms. Quito Colayco Hertz, a Counselor, Therapist, Mindfulness Teacher-Practitioner.

Ms. Hertz discussed how Mindfulness can reduce depression, stress, anxiety and achieve positive outcomes such as healthy aging, weight management, etc. especially during this time of lockdown due to Covid 19.

Sep 30

COVID 19 NUTRITION & LIFESTYLE WORKSHOP

Invited guest speaker was Dr. Raymond Joseph Yee Escalona, MD-MBA, MS, IFMCP.

The workshop was designed to help the attendees to know more about Covid 19 and how it affects the human body; necessary nutrition & lifestyle behaviors; how to identify own susceptibility to Covid 19 complications; and ways & means to increase resilience ( exercise, sleep & stress management habits)

Dec 12

ADVENT RECOLLECTION WITH FR. CARL ARICO

“Let there be Peace on Earth and let it Begin with Me”

Dec 16

CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION

Mass will be celebrated by Fr. Orly Sapuay

Invited Guest Speaker is Ms. Lita Salinas

SUMMARY OF WORKSHOPS AND RETREATS 2019/2020

WORKSHOPS 2019

Feb 16

INTRO TO CP & LD WORKSHOP

St. John Bosco Parish, Makati
Presenters: B. Trinidad & Rita Go

Participants: 8

Feb 23

INTRO TO CP & LD WORKSHOP
St. John Bosco Parish, Sta. Rosa
Presenters:
D. Gamboa & S. Rivera

Participants: 8

May 25

INTRO TO CP & LD WORKSHOP
St. John Bosco Parish, Sta. Rosa
Presenters:
C. Ferraren & S. Rivera

Participants: 13

RETREATS 2019

Mar 29-31

DEEPENING RETREAT
St. Scho Center of Spirituality, Tagaytay
Presenters: Billie Trinidad & Terly Chikiamco
Staff: B. Florendo, B. Ngo, B. Lim

Participants: 28

May 17-19

INTRO TO CP & LD RETREAT
St. Scho Center of Spirituality, Tagaytay
Presenter: Rosario Montalban
Staff: B. Florendo, H. Aquino

Participants: 22

Jul 19-21

St. Benedict Monastery, Cebu City
Presenter: Rosario Montalban
Staff: B. Florendo

Participants: 4

Aug 16-18

INTRO TO CP & LD RETREAT
St. Scho Center of Spirituality, Tagaytay
Presenter: Rosario Montalban
Staff: B. Florendo, H. Aquino

Participants: 20

Nov 15-20

POST INTENSIVE RETREAT
St. Scho Center of Spirituality, Tagaytay
Presenter: None
Staff: B. Florendo

Participants: 14

WORKSHOPS 2020

Feb 15

INTRO TO CP & LD WORKSHOP
St. John Bosco Parish, Makati
Presenters: B. Trinidad & Rita Go
Staff: B. Florendo. T. Colayco, H. Aquino

Participants: 10

"As one come to know God more intimately, the heart expands, and the desire for union with him tends to put all obstacles and hardships into the shade; to make them seem, while nonetheless real, not worth thinking about.”

                 — Thomas Keating, “The Heart of the World”
 

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