Bishop Mercado’s Pastoral Letter on the Culture of Killings June 16, 2018 - Dear People of God, It is with great sorrow that in the period of six months, three of our Catholic Priests were gunned down and their cases remained unresolved, the latest of which is the brutal killing last Sunday of Fr. Richmond Nilo from the Diocese of Cabanatuan. This event is reflective of what is happening in our society. We are condemning the killings of our brothers and sisters, and all forms of violation against human life.
CBCP STATEMENT ON THE DIVORCE BILL March 23, 2018 - The fact that we’re one of the last few countries without a divorce law until now speaks volumes about us as a nation. No doubt, those who associate divorce with being progressive would laud our legislators who are currently raring to pass a divorce bill in Congress. With due respect to them, we beg them to make room for more reasoned debates on the issue. Since they act as representatives of the people who elected them in office, we humbly suggest that they submit their personal opinions to a further consultation with their constituents. Perhaps they can also consult experts in various fields in order to consider the many
DOP MEMO NO. 2017-016 December 1, 2017 December 4, 2017 - Reverend Monsignori and Fathers: Brothers and Sisters in Christ: The Chancery Office is informing and alerting everyone of a recent fraudulent effort of an unknown group / caller to extract money from his victims, often parishioners, parish priests and personnel within our diocese.
DOP CIRCULAR NO. 2017 – 070 (21 June 2017) June 25, 2017 - RE: VISIT OF THE WORLD APOSTOLATE OF FATIMA (WAF) OF THE PHILIPPINES PILGRIM IMAGE OF OUR LADY OF FATIMA Dear Fathers, Monsignori, Brothers and Sisters: Peace! In celebration of the one hundred years anniversary of the Fatima Apparitions this year – 2017, the WAF
National BEC Day/ Parish General Assembly June 5, 2017 - Malugod pong inaanyayahan ang lahat na dumalo sa pagtitipon na gaganapin sa June 10, Sabado ng umaga (7:00am – 12:00nn) sa Parish Hall para sa pagdiriwang ng taon ng Parish as Communion of Communities / National BEC Day at Parish General Assembly. Makipag – ugnayan na lamang po sa mga local pastoral and BEC […]
Rev Fr Joel Ma. Morata, OSM Joins Our Creator April 18, 2017 April 19, 2017 - April 19, 2017 – St. Peregrine Laziosi Diocesan Shrine. Parish Priest of the St. Peregrine Laziosi Parish, Rev Fr Joel Ma. Morata, OSM succumbed to medical complications and joined our Creator at around 2 o’clock in the afternoon of April 18, 2017 at the Ospital ng Muntinlupa. He was 53 years old. Fr Joel, as […]
Parish General Assembly March 11, 2017 March 8, 2017 - All parishioners of St. Peregrine Laziosi Parish, especially the members of the Parish Pastoral Council (PPC), Lay Organizations, Commissions and Ministries, are called to attend the Parish General Assembly which will be held on March 11, 2017 (Saturday) at 8AM.
Walk For Life – February 18, 2017 February 12, 2017 - As a continuing effort to stand up for life and demonstrate our unity and love for life which was so generously given us, the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP), through its president His Excellency, Most Rev. Socrates Villegas, D.D. has aired his invitation to the Walk for Life on SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2017, from 4:00 – 7:00 a.m. at the Luneta Grandstand Parade Grounds, Luneta Park, Manila. For those interested, kindly look for Cora Hizon and Minnie Gutierrez.
For I find no pleasure in the death of anyone who dies – oracle of the Lord God (Ezekiel 18:32) February 5, 2017 - Beloved People of God We, your bishops, are deeply concerned due to many deaths and killings in the campaign against prohibited drugs. This traffic in illegal drugs needs to be stopped and overcome. But the solution does not lie in the killing of suspected drug users and pushers. We are concerned not only for those […]
Cardinal Tagle’s Statement (Invitation) on Death Penalty February 2, 2017 - "An Invitation to Reflect, Pray, and Act" A Statement of Cardinal Luis Antonio G. Tagle, Archbishop of Manila, on Death Penalty (2 February 2017)
VISITA IGLESIA 2017 – Diocese of Iba, Zambales February 1, 2017 - In line with the preparation and activities for the upcoming Lenten celebrations, the St. Peregrine Laziosi Parish Media Office has released a promotion video for the annual Visita Iglesia. This year’s Visita Iglesia will be held in the Diocese of Iba in Zambales on Holy Monday, April 10, 2017. On the itinerary are churches in the Parish of San Nicolas Tolentino in Castillejos, Parish of St. William in San Marcelino, San Sebastian Parish in San Narciso, The Cathedral of St. Augustine in Iba, Botolan’s Sta. Monica Parish, St. Rose of Lima Parish in Cabangan and the Parish of San Roque in San Felipe.
Parish General Assembly – January 14, 2017 January 7, 2017 - Parish General Assembly - January 14, 2017 - All parishioners of St. Peregrine Laziosi Parish, especially the members of the Parish Pastoral Council (PPC), Lay Organizations, Commissions and Ministries, are called to attend the Parish General Assembly which will be held on January 14, 2017 (Saturday) at 8AM. Inaanyayahan po ang lahat na mga parishioners sa ating Parokya ng St. Peregrine, lalong-lalo na sa mga myembro ng Parish Pastoral Council (PPC), Lay Organizations, Commissions and Ministries, para sa Parish General Assembly na gaganapin nitong darating na Sabado (January 14, 2017) na magsisimula sa alas 8 ng umaga.
DOP CIRCULAR NO. 2016-111: Prayers Against the Imposition of the Death Penalty December 18, 2016 - Reverend Monsignori and Fathers: Upon the approval of His Excellency, Most Rev. Jesse E. Mercado, D.D., thru the Diocesan Commission of Liturgy and Popular Religiosity, we would like to forward to you our Prayer Against the Imposition of the Death Penalty. Attached also is a similar prayer drafted by the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines for your consideration.
Parish Office Closed on Mondays October 9, 2016 - Effective October 10, 2016 (Monday), the St. Peregrine Laziosi Parish Office will be closed on Mondays. Regular business hours are Tuesdays - Sundays 8AM - 11:30AM; 2:00PM - 6:00PM For more information, please call or visit St. Peregrine Laziosi Parish Office Address: National Road, Tunasan Muntinlupa City, 1773 Philippines Phone: + 63 2 842 2424 Globe + Viber: 0917-5006067 Smart: 0998-9881667
Kneeling from Consecration of the Eucharist through to the “Great Amen” July 10, 2016 - As publicly announced at Mass July 9 & 10, 2016, changes on the postures during Mass could be implemented by August 2016. The faithful is expected to kneel “after the Sanctus (Holy, Holy, Holy Lord…) until the end of the Eucharistic prayer” or the “Great Amen.” The congregation will then stand for the recitation/ singing of the "Our Father."
The Most Rev Jesse Mercado, DD endorses JesCom feature film “IGNACIO” July 10, 2016 - The Jesuit Communications Philippines (JesCom) humbly invites the diocese to support and watch a heartwarming and inspiring film by Paolo Dy, entitled, “IGNACIO DE LOYOLA”, which will premiere in Philippine cinemas on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. The film tells about the story of conversion of St. Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus, and how his enduring tale of courage, faith and hope teaches our modern society how to pray and communicate with God, and find what matters most in life.
Epheso Youth Choir inviting new members April 17, 2016 - The Epheso Youth Choir is currently looking for new members, young persons 13-39 years old, single and willing to serve, to give their time and strengthen their relationship with God. For those interested, visit the Epheso Youth Choir booth at the Shrine entrance (Sundays).
Marianum College Grade 11 Scholars April 5, 2016 - Ang Marianum College na pag-mamay-ari at pinamumunuan ng Order of Servants of Mary ay tumatanggap na po ng mga enrollees para sa darating na School Year. May available pong slots para sa mga papasok sa Grade 11 bilang Scholars. Maliban sa voucher galing sa gobyerno, wala na pong babayaran pang iba. Limitado lamang po ang […]