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Circular 2017-9: National Observance of 2017 Year of the Parish

May 19, 2017

Circular 2017-9

RE: National Observance of 2017 Year of the Parish

My dear people of God:

In solidarity with the rest of the dioceses of the Philippines, the Archdiocese of Lingayen Dagupan will observe the 2017 Year of the Parish as Communion of Communities on Trinity Sunday, June 11, 2017 from 7:30 am until 5:00 pm at the Narciso Ramos Covered Court at the Capitol Compound, Lingayen Pangasinan.

Every parish must send a delegation of 50 parish leaders most especially those from the barangays and grassroots. The catechists are all required to attend this archdiocesan observance as well. The ONLA will mobilize delegations from the 4P’s.

There will be no registration fees but the participants should bring their own lunch. Snacks will be provided by the steering committee.

Here is the schedule and pool of speakers and resource persons:

7:00- 7:30am        Registration

7:30- 8:30             Eucharistic Celebration

8:30- 9:00             Welcome address by Archbishop Socrates B. Villegas

9:00- 10:00           First talk: The Parish and BEC by Rev. Fr. Amado Picardal, CSsR.

10:00- 11:30         Sofa set discussion: Ms. Lucy Torres, Mr. Christopher de Leon, Mr. Rez Cortez

11:30- 12:00         Midday Prayers

12:00- 1:00pm      LUNCH BREAK

1:00- 2:00             Second talk: Rosary as Builders of Communities by Fr. Dominic Melvin Ma. Ferrer Deniña, MMHC

2:00- 3:30             Sofa-Set Discussion: CJ Torida, Chris Zuniga, Michelle Soriano


3:45- 4:15             Third talk: Parish for Social Change by Mr. Teddy Santiago

4:14- 5:00             Sofa-set: Harvey Keh, Cong. Ria Vergara, Gen.Eric Velasquez, Sr. Lorenza Sajulop, OP

5:00                      Fatima Procession to the Provincial Capitol Front

Marian Hymn

Blessing by Bishop Jose Elmer Mangalinao

Trinity Sunday 2017 has been declared by the CBCP as the national day for the Parish as Communion of Communities. It will be an awesome sign of unity for the archdiocese to observe this day simultaneously with the other dioceses nationwide.

I am calling on your usual cooperation and solidarity.

Sincerely yours,


Archbishop of Lingayen Dagupan


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