林文瑞神父於2012年4月2日年屆九十九高齡,留港理事會提前一天為林神父舉行生日會,胡漢賢代表澳門區教友會出席,校監龐秉輝神父與老師代表等人帶同澳門特色生日蛋糕赴港參與生日會。當日11時在筲箕灣慈幼修院聖堂舉行感恩祭,隨後在禮堂舉行生日會。老師、校友、學生一起唱中、英文生日歌,並送上師生簽名生日賀卡,神父笑口開顏,場面熱鬧,生日會於下午2時結束,好讓神父回修院休息。
      2 April 2012 was Fr. Ernest Rescalli's 99th birthday. Yuet Wah Hong Kong Alumni Association Committee held a birthday party for Fr. Ernest one day in advance. Mr. Vu Hon In represented the Alumni Association Committee of Macau and joined the party. Together with the other teachers, our Supervisor, Fr. Peter Pong celebrated with Fr. Ernest with a special birthday cake. We first had a Mass at 11 in the Chapel of the Salesians’ House of Studies at Shau Kei Wan. After that, we had the birthday party in the hall. All the teachers, alumni and students sang Fr. Ernest the Chinese and English birthday songs and then gave Fr. Ernest a birthday card signed by teachers and students. It was a lively party and Fr. Ernest was very happy. The party ended at 2 p.m. and then Fr. Ernest returned to the Salesians’ House of Studies.