Filipino Community Christmas Celebration, December 14th, 2014

January 14, 2015 by  
Filed under Director's Blog, Philippines

The Filipino Apostolate of the Archdiocese of Boston came together on December 14, 2014, to celebrate Christmas full in spirit and joy as the season of Advent began.  This year, the Christmas celebration was held at St. Joseph Church, 790 Salem Street, Malden, MA.

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This yearly collaborative event brought together (Malden, Quincy, and West Roxbury Chapters) as one family of the entire Filipino community. Together, they celebrated Holy Mass, remembering the birth of Jesus Christ through a play with participation of the Filipino Youth Ministry. Community members also joined in singing Christmas carols and thanking each and everyone for their continued support to the success of the Filipino Apostolate.

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Following the Mass, the communities gathered for a banquet where everyone shared their specialty food. The celebrations also included Christmas programs where kids and adults showcased their God-given talents, exchange of gifts as well as a Santa Claus bearing presents for all the kids.

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