THE “TAKBO para kay Sta Teresa de Avila,” a fun run marking the fifth centenary celebration of the first woman Doctor of Church, will be held Feb. 3, 2013, simultaneously in Quezon City and San Pablo City.
The event, featuring 3K and 5K runs, will have the theme “Takbo Mo, Dasal Ko,” which entitles registered participants to submit a request to be prayed over by the Carmelite nuns.
Sponsored by P&G with Safeguard as presentor, the fun run will be preceded by a Holy Mass at 6 a.m. at Our Lady of the Mt. Carmel Shrine Parish in New Manila in Quezon City and at the Liceo de San Pablo in Laguna.
Registration is ongoing. For details, call 0917-8530904, 0933-6088580 or 9048758 or visit the Facebook account: “Takbo para kay Sta. Teresa de Avila 2013.”
The event is organized by the National Commission for the Celebration of the Fifth Birth Centenary of Sta. Teresa de Avila.