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By: Franzelle C. Caeg

Last June 24, 2016, Friday, Sto. Tomas de Villanueva Parochial School celebrated the Mass of the Holy Spirit at STV Parish Church in Santolan, Pasig City. The celebration started with the Flag Ceremony which was followed by the presentation of the Gifts of the Holy Spirit.  After the presentation, Dr. Leo B. Galve, School Director, officially welcomed the students and the personnel for the school year 2016-2017.  
The Mass was celebrated by Rev. Fr. Darwin L. Calderon, Parish Priest and Chaplain of the school. The First Reading was read by the preschool teacher, Mrs. Maria Cristina Santoyo, and the Responsorial Psalm was sung by the two Grade 1 pupils. The Second Reading was read by the high school Mathematics teacher, Ms. Jana Mica Pestañas and was then followed by reading of the Gospel and giving of the homily by Father Darwin Calderon. Mr. Carlo Rafael Mercado read the Prayers of the Faithful.  During the Offertory, the School Director, Dr. Leo Galve, the Assistant to the Principal, Ms. Maria Lucia Cruz, the new School Secretary, Ms. Lyka Recio, and the new school Guidance Counselor Ms. Carleen Huab made an offering of the Ciborium, Cruets and fruits. The students from Grades 1 to 10 participated in the Mass that ended at around 9:00 o’clock in the morning.

Last Updated (Thursday, 30 June 2016 10:05)