January 21, 2018 – REFLECTION ON THE 3RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – B “FEAST OF STO. NIÑO”

REFLECTION ON THE 3RD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – B “FEAST OF STO. NIÑO” (Isaiah 9:1-6; Ephesians 1:3-6, 15-18; Mark 10: 13-16) By: Fr. Mark Andrew S. Marbella   1st Reading: How do we look at children? The first reading tells us that it is always a blessing to have a child. Any kind of child always is from us so if we do not really want any child, then we make ourselves more important, and we really do not want to contribute to God’s creation, because we are tasked to continue God’s abiding ...
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January 15, 2018 – Monday Renewal of Devotion to St. John the Baptist

The Monday Renewal of Devotion to St. John the Baptist was held again last January 15, 2018 through a novena in his honor, and special blessing to the devotees through his intercession during the 6:00 A.M, 7:00 A.M. and 6:00 P.M. masses. After the mass, devotees lighted candles at St. John the Baptist Candle Garden near the Bell Tower to offer prayers of petition and thanksgiving. St. John the Baptist, pray for us!  
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January 14, 2018 – BEC Youth Batis Sponsors Sunday Youth Mass

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Ang Sunday Youth Mass ay ginanap noong ika-14 ng Enero sa ganap na 6:00 ng gabi sa parokya ng San Juan Bautista. Ang Banal na Misa para sa mga kabataan ay pinangunahan ng ating Resident Guest Priest, na si Rev. Fr. Mark Andrew Marbella. Ang mass sponsor para sa Linggong iyon ay ang mga kabataan ng BEC Batis sa pamumuno ng kanilang bagong BYSL (BEC Youth Servant Leader) na si Herzyl Hinagpisan, katuwang din ang kanyang ABYSL (Assistant BEC Youth Servant Leader) na si Mikaela Aguinaldo. ...
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January 14, 2018 – 162 Children attended the Sunday Children’s Mass

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The Sunday Children's Mass was held last January 14, 2018, 4:00 P.M. at SJBP. It was officiated by Rev. Fr. Raul Cuyag, Resident Guest Priest. There were 162 kids registered during the mass. The top 3 BECs best in attendance were as follows: Top 1 - BEC Corazon de Jesus (37) Top 2 - BEC Isabelita (25) Top 3 - BEC Balong Bato (21) Other BECs ranked as follows: Top 4 - BEC Rivera (18) Top 5 - BEC Batis (16) Top 6 - BEC Salapan (14) Top 7 - BEC Pedro Cruz & BEC San Perfecto (7) Top 8 - BEC P...
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January 14, 2018 – Sunday Community Baptism at SJBP

The Sunday Community Baptism was held last January 14, 2018, 11:00 A.M. at St. John the Baptist Parish. The baptismal rite was presided by Rev. Fr. Raul Cuyag, Resident Guest Priest. There were 9 children baptized with names as follows: Sadiwan, Alleah Denice; Gaurana, Maria Illiza Caliba; Gonzales, John Primo Gimpes; Villasor, Roan R.; Dela Cruz, Kiehl Matthew D.; Sentino, Renniel Bacolinao; Curan, Jeremiah Cabrera; Serafines, Jedrie C.; Morrow, Pascal Elliot Gepuela. Congratulatio...
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JANUARY 14, 2018 – BEC RIVERA YOUTH CELL GROUP

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Mapagpalang umaga na naman ang muling pinagsaluhan ng BEC Rivera Youth noong January 14, 2018, sa kanilang lingguhang bible-sharing 9:00 AM sa Ycazas' residence. Mapagpala sapagkat sa araw na iyon ipinagdiwang ni Cha Ycazas ang kanyang kaarawan, at ikalawa, dahil sa mga bagong miyembro na sina Pam Roman at Nunong Maturingan na dumalo sa BEC bible-sharing ng umagang iyon.
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January 14, 2018 – MBG General Assembly

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  The Mother butler Guild held its Monthly General Assembly last January 14, 2018. After the 7:00 A.M. mass, we proceeded to the celebration hall for our meeting. Rev. Fr. Mark Andrew Marbella joined us for a "get to know you" gathering. He has asked us to submit to him some requirements to allow him to be familiarized with our group and our service to the church. Since he is the priest-in-charge of Worship Ministry, we are confident that he will guide us to a better service to the churc...
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January 14, 2018 – REFLECTION ON THE SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – B

REFLECTION ON THE SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME - B (1 Samuel 3:3-10.19; 1 Corinthians 6:13- 15.17-20; John 1:41.17) By: Fr. Raul Cuyag   There are three important things that we can learn from our readings today which are also the invitations of God for all of us. “SPEAK, LORD, FOR YOUR SERVANT IS LISTENING.” In the first reading, the old priest Eli taught young Samuel to listen intently to the voice of God.  God always has something important to tell us. But the tragedy is...
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January 14, 2018 – Special Blessing for Elderly

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The first Special Blessing for the Elderly in our parish this year was held last January 14, 2018 Sunday at the end of each mass. The elderly present were requested to go in front of the altar to receive the special blessing. The Special Blessing for the Elderly through the powerful intercession of our parish patron, St. John the Baptist is held every 2nd Sunday of the month. Let us remember to care for our dear elderly in every opportunity available. The next Special Blessing for the Elder...
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JANUARY 13, 2018 – KIDCAT SA BEC RIVERA

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Masigla na namang nagtipun-tipon ang ilang mga bata sa BEC Rivera para sa kanilang lingguhang KidCat (Kid's Catechesis) noong January 13, 2018, 4:00 PM sa Maneja's residence. Si Andrea Bilog, isa sa mga batang estudyante ang nanguna sa pagdarasal ng opening at closing prayers, pati na rin sa grace before meal. Ang naging paksa sa hapong iyon ay tungkol sa Ebanghelyo ng Ikalawang Linggo sa Karaniwang Panahon. Ipinaliwanag sa mga bata na para makasunod tayo at maging alagad ni Kristo, marapat ...
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