Bro. Socrates Fernandez a Catholic Faith Defender Debater was invited by a group of Confraternity of Christian Doctrine Catholic (CCD) Vicariate of Dipolog City, Diocese of Dipolog comprising different parishes: Cathedral Parish, Sicayab Parish, Galas Parish, Turno Parish, Gulayon Parish, Olingan Parish, Sta. Filomena Parish to conduct a Catholic Bible Seminar last May 9, 2015. The seminar is not only exclusive for the members of Catechists or CCD but also open to public even a Roman Catholic in any kind of church ministries and organizations or not. Held at the Cathedral Formation Building of our Lady of Most Holy Rosary Cathedral Parish Dipolog City at 8:00am-4:00pm. The said seminar has no registration fee and no free lunch because of their is no registration. it was Bro. Edwin B. Ytac a member of Confraternity of Christian Doctrine of Dipolog City who invites Bro. Socrates Fernandez as their great speaker. Why he invite Bro. Soc? because he is our Chapter President of the Catholic Faith Defenders Dipolog City Chapter as of this time who know who is Bro. Soc Fernandez.
A lot of participants even a Catechists, members of other church ministries,movements,organization of the Roman Catholic Church Dipolog City Diocese of Dipolog happily joined and listened Bro. Soc Fernandez on his lectures. Even to the members of other Christian and Non Christian religious denomination participated the seminar. Before Bro. Socrates Fernandez start the seminar, he personally meet the priests of our Lady of Most Holy Rosary Cathedral Parish Dipolog City, Diocese of Dipolog : Rev. Fr. Mario Beltran M. Patangan (Parochial Vicar) together with our Bishop Severo Cagatan Caermare, D.D.and Fr. Vincent Magale of St. Joseph Spouse of Mary Parish Galas Dipolog City a courtesy with them . How Bro. Soc Fernandez act humility respecting our leaders in the Roman Catholic Church of Diocese of Dipolog.
OPEN FORUM = QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
Asking questions to Bro. Socrates Fernandez….
picture with Bro. Socrates Fernandez along with the members of the Catholic Faith Defenders of Dipolog City : In the right side Bro. Killey Jims U. Borja,CFD on the left side its me Bro. Nicholai M. Luceños, CFD ; also our fellow defender of faith Bro. kenneth Alvin Bustamante who participated the seminar and at the back of Bro. Soc is our Catechists of Cathedral Parish of Dipolog City . After the seminar host by the group of Catechist or CCD of Catholic Vicariate of Dipolog City, there will be also a Friendly Doctrinal Discussion together with the other members of christians religious denominations. The said Friendly Doctrinal Discussion was held at the Plaza Kiosko of Dipolog City around 5:00pm-10:00pm infront of the venue of the Catholic Bible Seminar.
FRIENDLY DOCTRINAL DISCUSSION with other christian religious denominations assisted by a group of Catholic Faith Defenders of Dipolog City Chapter….
A lot of participants (members, pastors of other religious denominations, roman catholics) who prepared thereselves to listen Bro. Soc Fernandez lectures…..
Bro. Socrates Fernandez discussed a topic about the ” Intercession of the Saints” quoting Job 42:8, James 5:16 says: to proved that a prayer of other person is helpful and scriptural founded not only a need to directly to pray to God always but we need others to pray us.
|English: New American Standard Bible|
|8.||“Now therefore, take for yourselves seven bulls and seven rams, and go to My servant Job, and offer up a burnt offering for yourselves, and My servant Job will pray for you. For I will accept him so that I may not do with you according to your folly, because you have not spoken of Me what is right, as My servant Job has.”
Scriptural Citations Source: http://unbound.biola.edu/
Listened by more than one hundred participants as estimate comprising members of the Roman Catholic Church, Seventh Day Adventist Church, Piniling Nasud Giluwas ug Gipahiuli, Inc and other members of religious denominations who give their time to listen our Legendary Debater of the Roman Catholic Church Bro. Socrates Fernandez lectures and answering their questions.
picture with Bro. Socrates Fernandez together with Atty. Miguel L. Abas, Sr. our CFD Director in Dipolog City (beside Soc Fernandez), on the left side beside of a girl wearing white T- Shirt a Roman Catholic member having a fan to Bro. Soc Fernandez Sis. Stennie Mardencial its me Bro. Nicholai M. Luceños a Chapter Secretary of the Catholic Faith Defenders of Dipolog City and beside me wearing black polo shirt is Bro. Edwin B. Ytac our Catholic Faith Defender Chapter President of Dipolog City. Our Catholic Faith Defender Director Atty. Miguel L. Abas, Sr. invites pastors, ministers, of other religious denominations give a letter of invitation more than 10 letters to them accompanied by me (Bro. Nicholai M. Luceños) but only few of them participate the event. The Friendly Doctrinal Discussion inspired a lot of participants who listened Bro. Soc Fernandez how he answers questions with other religious denominations with the spirit of humility and truth. After the successful Friendly Doctrinal Discussion one of the members of the Seventh Day Adventist Church invites Bro. Socrates Fernandez to have a formal religious debate to be held in Dipolog City and Bro. Socrates Fernandez accept the offer. The schedule of the debate has not yet been scheduled. There is a recorded audio of such event but not yet been uploaded.
To know who is Bro. Socrates Fernandez:
Former City Mayor by law of Talisay City Cebu, one of the debater of the Catholic Faith Defenders, Former CFD National President, currently Honorary CFD Adviser of the Catholic Faith Defenders of the Philippines, Inc (Formerly Catholic Faith Defenders,Inc). , author of books: Ang Taming (Visayan Booklet), Argumento Biblico (Visayan Booklet), Defense Catholic Truth Book, Handbook of the Catholic Faith, Former member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church.
Our Lady of Most Holy Rosary Cathedral Parish Dipolog City, Diocese of Dipolog
BE A CATHOLIC FAITH DEFENDER…… GOD BLESS US ALL…..
NOTE: Sources of the pictures: Bro. Edwin B. Ytac Facebook Photos, Sis. Stennie Mardencial Facebook Photos.