DOP CIRCULAR NO. 2020-028

13 March 2020

TO: ALL PARISH PRIESTS, PARISH ADMINISTRATORS, RECTORS, CHAPLAINS, GUEST PRIESTS, RELIGIOUS MEN AND WOMEN CONGREGATIONS, AND LAY FAITHFUL IN THE DIOCESE OF PARAÑAQUE

RE: PASTORAL GUIDELINES FOR COVID-19 ON THE DURATION OF THE DECLARED COMMUNITY QUARANTINE

Reverend Monsignori and Fathers:

Peace in the Lord.

This is to respectfully forward to your office the attached Pastoral Guidelines for COVID-19 on the Duration of the Declared Community Quarantine as instructed by our dear Bishop, Most Rev. Jesse E. Mercado, D.D., and the Sample Prayer for Spiritual Communion. Moreover, we are requesting the Vicars Forane and vicariate coordinators to work hand in hand

to properly monitor the observance of these guidelines. May God’s mercy and compassion be upon us and deliver us from any harm.

Sincerely yours,

(Sgd.) REV. FR. CARMELO O. ESTORES

Chancellor

Attached:

-Pastoral Guidelines for Covid-19 on the Duration of the Declared Community Quarantine

cir 2020-028 – COVID-19 guidelines (1)

-Sample Prayer for Spiritual Communion

cir 2020-028 – Sample Prayer for Spiritual Communion