austraLasia

?

Shortcut

PrevPrev Article

NextNext Article

Larger Font Smaller Font Up Down Go comment Print Attachment
Views 369 Comment 0
ALA_5286

20200101_EXDB.jpg

Visible sign of Don Bosco Alumni in the Philippines: 

Bosconian car-plate and Exallievi@40


By Fr. Exequiel (Ike) Veloso, SDB
National Federation Delegate


Manila, The Philippines, 1 January 2020 -- Entering the 150th Anniversary Year of the Don Bosco Past Pupils 1870-2020, we might be inspired by some creative initiatives of our Past Pupils around the EAO region. The first inspiring story is from the Philippines:


St. John Bosco considered his boys as part of his Salesian Family. Now the Boys of Don Bosco are the Past Pupils. The Past Pupils are The Fruit of the Salesian Mission, A gift of richness to humanity and a powerful force acting like leaven within the world. Yes, the Past Pupils are the Salt of the Earth and Light of the world.


We recognize four types of commitment of Don Bosco Past Pupils

  • Those who live their Past Pupil identity as a FACT OF LIFE. These are Past Pupils, who build their identity only around
  • Those who live their Past Pupil identity as a GRACE. These are Alumni, who have been touched by the education of Don Bosco, live with a sense of gratitude.
  • Those who live their Past Pupil identity as a MISSION. These are the Alumni, who participate in the activities of the Past Pupils in their Alma Mater or Federation
  • Those who live their Past Pupil identity as LIFE PROJECT, by committing their talents, time and even resources in the mission of Don Bosco.

For the 40th anniversary of the National Federation the Filipino Alumni prepared not only the charity and celebration events, but also a nation-wide action, through issuing BOSCONIAN PRIDE COMMEMORATIVE (CAR) PLATE to the 40th Federation Anniversary: The Plate was issued with the official permission of the authorities, to be attached on Top of the original plate. Together was released also a commemorative sticker (EXALLIEVI@40).


The 40th anniversary commemoration would culminate in 2020, with the East Asia - Oceania (EAO) Regional Congress of Don Bosco Past Pupils in Tokyo, Japan (4-6 December 2020) and with the 150th Anniversary of Don Bosco Past Pupils Foundation on June 24, 1870.



20200101_EXDB1.jpg


20200101_EXDB2.jpg


20200101_EXDB3.jpg


20200101_EXDB4.jpg


20200101_EXDB5.jpg


20200101_EXDB6.jpg


Maximum Attachments : 0Byte/ 15.00MB
Maximum File Size : 15.00MB (Allowed extentsions : *.*)

  1. 5291(II)_Strenna 2020 - special attention to the non Christian context

    ALA_5291 By our own correspondent Rome, Italy, 8 December 2020 -- We are happy that we already have the official commentary on the Strenna 2020 with the theme 'Good Christians and Upright Citizens' ('Your will be done on earth as it is in h...
    Date2020.01.08 CategoryEAO Reply0 Views283 file
    Read More
  2. 5291(I)_Also in Pakistan without Music the Oratory is not fully alive

    ALA_5291 By Br. Alex Abelgas, SDB Don Bosco Technical School, Lahore, Pakistan, 8 January 2020 -- Happy New Year 2020! Our Don Bosco School in Lahore has re-started classes. The students are now returning to school after two weeks of Christ...
    Date2020.01.08 CategoryPak. Reply0 Views158 file
    Read More
  3. 5290(II)_90th anniversary of Sts Versiglia and Caravario's martyrdom

    ALA_5290 China province dedicates 2020 to the Martyrdom anniversary By Fr. Carlos Cheung Hong Kong, China, 7 January 2020 -- For the New Year 2020 Fr. Joseph NG, SDB provincial of China released a YouTube video message sharing the motivatio...
    Date2020.01.07 CategoryCIN Reply0 Views338 file
    Read More
  4. 5290(I)_Fr. Monix, a passionate and faithful Salesian

    ALA_5290 By FIS Commission of Social Communication Borongan Eastern Samar, The Philippines, 6 January 2020 -- On Monday 6 January, the Salesian Family, in the presence of Bishop Peter Baquero, SDB, DD of Kerema and Bishop Crispin Varquez, D...
    Date2020.01.07 CategoryFIS Reply0 Views264 file
    Read More
  5. 5289_Yokohama students exposure in New Delhi

    ALA_5289 Enriching intercultural experience of Japanese students By Salesio Gakuin SC Yokohama - Salesian High School, Japan, 5 January 2020 -- The principal of Salesio Gakuin (Salesian High School) with one teacher and three students went ...
    Date2020.01.06 CategoryGIA Reply0 Views180 file
    Read More
  6. 5288_A Rector reflects on hosting Cagliero volunteers

    ALA_5288 By Fr. Tomas de Carvalho, SDB Los Palos, Timor Leste, 3 January 2019 -- (Fr. Tomas de Carvalho is the Rector at the Los Palos community in Timor Leste. Throughout 2019 he hosted two young Cagliero volunteers from Australia for six ...
    Date2020.01.03 CategoryTLS Reply0 Views160 file
    Read More
  7. 5287_What kind of Salesians for the young people of the EAO region?

    ALA_5287 General Chapter 28 starts in 44 days By Fr. Vaclav Klement EAO, January 2020 -- Since the convocation of GC28 (March 2018), the world-wide Salesian Congregation is being tuned to the basic question: "What kind of Salesians for toda...
    Date2020.01.02 CategoryEAO Reply0 Views168 file
    Read More
  8. 5286(II)_Happy and Blessed New Year 2020 in the EAO region

    ALA_5286 2020 - a new gift from God to share By Fr. Vaclav Klement EAO Regional Councilor 2014-2020 EAO, 1 January 2020 -- While we celebrate the Anno Domini – AD 2020 year, the Buddhist Calendar writes year 2563, the Islamic Calendar year ...
    Date2020.01.01 CategoryEAO Reply1 Views309 file
    Read More
  9. 5286(I)_Who are the Don Bosco Past Pupils?

    ALA_5286 Visible sign of Don Bosco Alumni in the Philippines: Bosconian car-plate and Exallievi@40 By Fr. Exequiel (Ike) Veloso, SDB National Federation Delegate Manila, The Philippines, 1 January 2020 -- Entering the 150th Anniversary Year...
    Date2020.01.01 CategoryEXDB Reply0 Views369 file
    Read More
  10. 5285(II)_Grateful heart for each person met during 2019

    ALA_5285 There is no better way than thanksgiving By our own correspondent EAO, 31 December 2019 -- There is a good tradition to end the calendar year with a good time of thanksgiving, for many also with a longer Eucharistic adoration on th...
    Date2019.12.31 CategoryEAO Reply0 Views330 file
    Read More
List
Board Pagination Prev 1 ... 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 ... 332 Next
/ 332