DOP CIRCULAR NO. 2017-093

18 September 2017

 

TO:     THE VICAR GENERAL, ALL VICARS FORANE, PARISH PRIESTS, and PPC HEADS, HEADS OF THE TRI-PARTITE DEPARTMENTS (Direction Setting & Planning, Implementing, and Administration & Finance), AND BEC HEADS OF THE PARISHES OF THE DIOCESE OF PARAÑAQUE

RE:     DIOCESAN LAITY GATHERING / ASSEMBLY: “Come, Follow Me!… and I will make you fishers of men (Matthew 4:19)”

 

Dear Monsignori and Fathers

Dear Brothers / Sisters:

Greetings of Peace and Love of the Lord!

In line with the Sangguniang Laiko ng Pilipinas’ celebration of the 2017 National Laity Week (NLW) on September 23 – 30 , 2017, the Diocesan Council of the Laity (DCL) will hold a Laity Gathering / Assembly dubbed, “Come, Follow Me!… I will make you fishers of men (Matthew 4:19)”, on September 30, 2017, Saturday, 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 n.n. at  the Sacred Heart of Jesus Center, Presentation of the Child Jesus (PCJ) Parish, BF Homes, Parañaque City. We are going to focus on the pillars of the BEC culture and at the same time connect this with the following year’s theme,            “The Year of the Clergy and the Religious”. The above- mentioned Parish Lay Leaders are enjoined to attend this activity and requested to confirm with their Vicariate Lay Coordinator the number of attendees from their respective parishes not later than 25 September 2017.

Thank you so much.

Sincerely in the Service of the Lord,

 

BRO. ED A. MANALO                                            

Relator & Acting Moderator

Diocesan Council of the Laity  

 

Attested by:

REV. FR. CARMELO O. ESTORES

Chancellor

 

Noted by:

+JESSE E. MERCADO, D.D.                                                                                           

Bishop of Parañaque