YTP President Aldrin Michael D. Varsovia OP (left most) and YTP Formator Dr. Belén Tangco OP (third from left), at St. Peter's Square, Vatican City.
The 800th Anniversary of the Order of Preachers was marked with a year-long celebration all over the world. On January 21, 2017, anniversary of the second Papal Bull that completed the confirmation of the Order, His Holiness Pope Francis concelebrated the closing Mass of the Jubilee at the Basilica of St. John Lateran in Rome.
In the days leading to this momentous event, representatives of the Dominican Family from all parts of the globe also gathered in the famous Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (Angelicum) for the International Congress for the Mission of the Order of Preachers.
During these events, the Young Thomasian Professionals Lay Dominican Fraternity was blessed to have its own representative, YTP President Aldrin Michael D. Varsovia, O.P. Here are some of the photos:
(Photos from Aldrin Varsovia OP | Click on the image to enlarge)
Young Thomasian Professionals Lay Dominican Group
Santísimo Rosario Parish, University of Santo Tomás
España Boulevard, Manila 1015 Philippines