Fr. Carlos “Charlie” L. Aldema, member of the Anawim Batch 1991 of the Holy Apostles Senior Seminary, celebrated his silver anniversary in the priestly ministry with a Mass held at HASS Chapel on Feb. 19, 2016. Fr. Charlie retired from parish responsibilities at the Diocese of Novaliches last year, yet he said in his homily that he is still “moved” and “inspired” by Jesus’ paschal mystery, the same reason that encouraged him to enter the seminary in 1986.
Read the full text of his homily below: