December 2023

Sat02Dec11:00 am74th International Human Rights Anniversary - Lunch and Presentation11:00 am

Event Details

2023 Theme: “Consolidating and Sustaining Human Rights Culture into the Future”

Date: December 2, 2023 (Saturday)
Time: 11:00 AM (Lunch will be served at 11, and the Program will begin at 12 noon)
Venue: Saint Matthew Ecumenical Catholic Church

Speaker: Fr. Ben Alforque, MSC
Pastor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish
Riverside, California

Topic: What does Social Justice mean in the light of current and historical experience and how can Faith-Based Groups in the US play a role in the promotion of Social Justice in the Philippines.

1) Opening Prayer – Bishop Peter Hickman
2) Introductions:
a) Re: IASJ (Interfaith Action for Social Justice) and Human Rights
International Day – by Rene de Guzman
b) Re: Fr. Ben Alforque – by Bobby Halili
3) Fr, Ben’s Presentation
4) Open Forum
5) Song Rendition
6) Individual / Community Response to the Faith Challenges presented
7) Closing Prayer – Mo. Jetty Van Den Berghe

MC: Fr. Toting Tronco

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