A number of the guests were from the Santa Ana Church Cofradia, guests of Jaime Laya who wrote about the Shrine of Our Lady of the Abandoned in Sta. Ana Church. Theresians also graced the event. Quite a number of contributors to the book are graduates of St. Theresa's College.
The book, Magnificat: Mama Mary's Pilgrim Sites, includes 24 articles focusing on Marian pilgrim sites, eight of which are Philippines sites. The book is published by Anvil and available in Powerbooks and National Bookstores. In the US, contact Linda Nietes of Philippine Expressions for copies.
Group photo, second from top, l-r: seated, Jaime Laya and Cecilia Brainard
Standing l-r: Kris Sendin, Marsha Paras, Lynley Ocampo, Tessa Tan,Tess Lopez, Guia Lim, Angelita Cruz, and Ceres Doyo
Group photo, third from top, l-r: seated, Mila Abola, Andrew Brainard, Cynthia Cervantes,
Standing l-r: Meng Sandico. Joy Damo, Maribel Paras, and Lynley Ocampo