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Thursday, October 22, 2009

Day 3 : AsIPA 5th General Assembly Davao Philippines

The AsIPA Logo

Group photo of delegates

Davao City : The AsIPA 5th General Assembly at Remase, Davao City, Philippines entered its third day today, Thursday 22nd October 2009.

Bishop Luis Antonio Tagle of the Diocese of Imus in Cavite, Philippines presented an inspiring and captivating talk on the understanding of a Eucharistic community based on faith, celebration and life. It was an eye opener for the many participants from the 17 countries of Asia and Europe.

The participants had ample opportunity to share on community building projects and experiences in the context of the Eucharist and the Word of God.

Bishop Julius and Archbishop Nicholas Chia

Malaysian delegates led by Bishop Julius and the Singaporean delegates led by Archbishop Nicholas Chia had an enriching exchange of ideas regarding Small Christian Communities/Basic Ecclesial Communities of their respective countries.

Francis Tan and other Asian delegates

The session of the day also allowed the participants the opportunity to journey and experience the Bible Mirror Method (BMM) which helps groups to look beyond their immediate personal needs and interests. They focus on common search for God's will in the face of a difficult public situation in the diocese, parish, village, towns and society at large.

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