Tag Archives: Serra

Serra’s 71st International Convention — Palma De Mallorca

test/ March 20, 2013/ to be moved, Travels

For those Serrans out there and anyone else who might be interested, registration for the international convention 20-22 June 2013 in Mallorca is taking place now. Serra’s 71st International Convention will be held in the City of Palma de Mallorca located on the island of Mallorca in Spain. As in past years, the convention will commence with the Opening Mass

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What Do I Do for Serra?

test/ September 10, 2012/ Personal, to be moved

In the latest edition of Serra Connects I have written a bit more about what my position at Serra International consists of. I have copied it below. Serra’s Third Objective and the Internet In 1934, four Catholic businessmen, Harold Haberle, Daniel Rooney, Leo Sharkey and Richard Ward would begin what was to become known as Serra International or more recently

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The Results of this past November’s Vocation’s Congress in Rome

test/ July 26, 2012/ Personal, to be moved, Travels

This past November I traveled to Rome for a Vocation congress put on the by Pontifical Work for Priestly Vocations headed by Monseigneur Bonnici and finalized by Zenon Cardinal Grocholewski.The document points out various forms which have been useful in promoting vocations to the priesthood. It can be found here: http://serra.org/images/documents/document_english.pdf In my opinion it reiterates what most of us already know….the places that maintain the traditions

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Leaving China for Singapore

Jon/ April 23, 2012/ Personal, Travels

I am now in Hong Kong airport waiting for my plane for Singapore. The prices in Hong Kong are so low comparatively that I spent $150 worth of Hong Kong money and received about $400 worth of brand-name material. Now I know why Hong Kong is the center of commerce.





Travelling To Hong Kong Tomorrow

Jon/ April 17, 2012/ Personal, Travels

I wish to let my readers know that in the coming week and a half the posts will be a bit fewer because tomorrow I will be travelling to Hong Kong in order to attend Serra's 16th Asian Convention, and afterwards by the generous invitation of a friend I will go to Singapore. I will be sure to update the blog

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