MALANG, Indonesia – Coinciding with the Fifth Easter Sunday, the community of the Montfort Seminary - «House of Wisdom», in Malang, Indonesia, celebrated the Consecration to Jesus through Mary according to the teachings of St. Louis-Marie de Montfort of eight new members of the Association of Mary Queen of All Hearts (AMQAH) of the East Java Region, batch XII. They are Mr. Francis Hari Widodo, Mr. Donatus Rema, Mr. Daniel Dony Satyadi, Mr. Yeremias Agustinus Sae, Mrs. Lusia Lilik Sri Hartini, Mrs. Maria Sit Mutdrika, Mrs. Dolorosa Devy Romanda and Mrs. Yovita Vrida Indriani.
The consecration which was held from 16.00 to 17.30 was led by the National Delegate of AMQAH in Indonesia, Fr. Lodofikus Ndona, SMM, accompanied by Fr. Hironimus Edison, SMM as well as the AMQAH Director for the East Java Region. Also present as witnesses were Deacon Haris, SMM and Deacon Deny, SMM along with all AMQAH members from various batches. The choir of scholastics also enlivened this celebration which also coincided with the liturgical commemoration of Blessed Marie-Louise of Jesus.
This celebration is an important stage in life in Christ that these participants experience, as they want “to know Him more perfectly, love Him intimately and serve Him faithfully”. This celebration ended with a family dinner between all AMQAH members who attended and the seminary community.
Fr. Hironimus EDISON, SMM