DOP CIRCULAR NO. 2017 – 051
27 April 2017
ATTENTION: All Parish Priests, Parochial Vicars, Rectors of Shrines, Parish Administrators, Parish CLPR Coordinators, Coordinators of EMHC, and Lectors, Commentators and Psalmists
SUBJECT: COORDINATORS’ MEETING
Dear Fathers, Monsignori, Brothers and Sisters:
In order to prepare for forthcoming Ongoing Formation of our Lay Liturgical Ministers, the Commission has scheduled a MEETING OF PARISH CLPR, Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion (EMHC), and Lectors, Commentators and Psalmists (MLCP) COORDINATORS on SATURDAY, 6 May 2017, from 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. at the Diocesan Center of Evangelization, 8 Villonco Road, Km. 21 West Service Road, Muntinlupa City.
In celebration of the Year of the Parish as Communion of Communities, the Commission is undertaking a study on the practice of popular devotion in parishes and how it has led the people to increase in faith and unity in worship.
In view thereof, may I request that parishes submit the following during the meeting on May 6:
- Different devotional practices of each parishes and religious congregations within the parish.
- Name of the patron and co-patron (if any),
- Feast day and date of feast for 2017.
- Copies of novenas being used.
Your usual presence and support will be highly appreciated.
FR. JOHN FRANCIS FREDERICK MANLAPIG
FR. CARMELO O. ESTORES