May 7, 2019 – St. Peregrine Laziosi Diocesan Shrine. The Bishop of Parañaque, the Most Rev Jesse E. Mercado, DD., presided over the Fiesta Mass in honor of our patron saint, St. Peregrine Laziosi, OSM on Sunday, May 5, 2019 during the 6PM evening mass.
In his homily, Bishop Mercado extended his fiesta greetings to the parishioners and paid tribute to St. Peregrine Laziosi, in line with the message for the 3rd Sunday of Easter. The Fiesta Mass was held at the Diocesan Shrine of St. Peregrine Laziosi and concelebrated by the Shrine Rector, Rev Fr Deogracias Ma. Alejandria, OSM (Vicar Provincial of the St. Peregrine Philippine Vicariate of the Order of Servants of Mary), Rev Fr Jess Ma. Diaz, OSM, Rev Fr Fred Ma. Biong, OSM, Rev Fr Bryan Ma. Eala,OSM, Rev Fr Nady Ma. Meren, OSM, Rev Fr Paul Martin Ma. Gapuz, OSM and assisted by Deacons Rev Ryan Ma. Ipili, OSM and Rev Ricky Ma. Sister, OSM.
A private reception followed the mass at the Parish Hall and was attended by the Muntinlupa City Mayor, Jaime Fresnedi and members of the City, the Barangay and the Pastoral councils.
As part of the Fiesta celebrations;
- 6 couples contracted Marriage on a Kasalang Simbahan held April 27, 2019 presided over and witnessed by the Shrine Rector and parochial Administrator, Fr Ike Alejandria, OSM.
- 282 boys were circumcised during the Operation Tuli Medical Mission held at the Parish Hall by the Kiwanis Club of Muntinlupa Rizal and Parish Pastoral Council, April 27, 2019
- A zumba Session was held May 4, 2019 at the Marianum College grounds within the St. Peregrine Parish Compound with Instructor Jhay Soria.
- Also on May 4, 2019, 78 candidates received the Sacrament of Confirmation from Rev Fr Rolando Agustin, of the Our Lady of the Abandoned Vicariate in Muntinlupa through the imposition of hands and anointing of chrism oil.
- Procession of the image of St. Peregrine Laziosi, OSM along the National Highway together with the community Patron Saints.
- Fiesta Mass held May 5, 2019 followed by the private reception of guests.