DOP CIRCULAR NO. 2018-072
12 July 2018
TO: ALL PARISH PRIESTS, PARISH ADMINISTRATORS, RECTORS, CHAPLAINS, GUEST PRIESTS, AND RELIGIOUS PRIESTS IN THE DIOCESE OF PARAÑAQUE
RE: “REJOICE AND BE GLAD!” : The CBCP Pastoral Exhortation
Reverend Monsignori and Fathers:
Greetings of Peace!
On behalf of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines, please find a copy of the final text of the 117th CBCP Plenary Assembly Pastoral Exhortation “Rejoice and Be Glad!”.
Our bishop, Most Rev. Jesse E. Mercado, D.D. is requesting your Reverences to read the short version of this exhortation during your Homily in all Sunday Masses of 15 July 2018, including anticipated Saturday Mass of 14 July 2018 in your respective parish.
Let us continue to glorify God through our lives. Thank you.
REV. FR. JOSEPH D. LANDERO
- Original text (long version) “Rejoice and Be Glad!”
- Short Version to be read as Homily in all Sunday Masses, including Saturday Anticipated Mass (in English -“Rejoice and Be Glad!” or Tagalog – “Magsaya Kayo at Magalak!”)