10 June 2011 – Dagupan City, Lay Formation Center. The personnel and office staff of the Parish of St. Fabian, Pope and Martyr, attended a one-day recollection at the Lay Formation Center, Bonuan Gueset, Dagupan City.
The recollection is given annually to the personnel, secretaries and sacristans, as well as members of the household staff of the Parish Rectory. The recollection is based on the Basic Bible Seminar (BBS) with the aim to discover the Word of God in their humble work. A free MTBO Bible was given to the participants.
Most Reverend Renato P. Mayugba, DD and Fr. Mario Sanchez, the LFC Director, celebrated the Holy Mass at the closing of the affair.
The recollection started at 8:00 AM with the recitation of the Holy Rosary. It ended at 4:30 PM. The Lay Formation Center of the Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan has been giving formation seminars, recollections and retreats to various lay groups and associations, as well as to students and school personnel.
The Lay Formation Center (LFC) was established by Archbishop Oscar V. Cruz and the Clergy of the Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan for the formation "especially of the laity." It opened on the feast of San Lorenzo Ruiz de Manila, the first Filipino Saint, who is a Filipino and lay person on September 28, 2005.
Parish Office Workers, Staff and Personnel of Vicariates III and IV. (Photo courtesy of LFC, Bonuan Gueset, Dagupan City)
Ms. Dionisia E. Embuido is at present teaching Grade IV pupils of the East Central Elementary School (San Fabian, Pangasinan)