DOP CIRCULAR NO. 2018 – 055

16 May 2018

 

ATTENTION:          All Parish Priests, Parochial Vicars, Rectors of Shrines, Parish Administrators, Parish CLPR Coordinators

 SUBJECT:                FEAST OF MARY MOTHER OF THE CHURCH

 

 

Dear Fathers, Monsignori, Brothers and Sisters:

Peace!

Attached is a copy of the decree of establishment issued by His Holiness, Pope Francis, last February 11, 2018 regarding the institution of the MONDAY AFTER PENTECOST AS THE FEAST OF MARY MOTHER OF THE CHURCH.

The formulary to be used for the feast may be found in the Roman Missal and Aklat ng Pagmimisa sa Roma as Votive Mass in honor of Mary Mother of the Church/Maria Ina ng Simbahan.

 

Please observe this important Feast in your respective parishes.

For your guidance and compliance.

 

 

Sincerely yours,

Rev. Fr. JOHN FRANCIS FREDERICK MANLAPIG

Chairperson

 

Attested by:

Rev. Fr. CARMELO O. ESTORES

Chancellor

 

cir 2018-055 – Decree for Feast of Mary Mother of the Churh