DOP CIRCULAR NO. 2020-029
16 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 STATEMENT OF THE BISHOPS OF METRO MANILA
Reverend Monsignori and Fathers:
Brother and Sisters in Christ
Greetings of Peace.
We are sending you a copy of the PASTORAL STATEMENT OF THE BISHOPS OF METRO MANILA as common guidelines in all dioceses in Metro Manila following the government’s declaration of community quarantine from March 15 to April 14, 2020 in the NCR region.
Attached also is the formal decree of Most Rev. Jesse E. Mercado, D.D., on the extension of the Dispensation on Sundays and Holy Days of obligations during the period of community quarantine.
(Sgd.) REV. FR. CARMELO O. ESTORES
- Pastoral Statement of the Bishops of Metro Manila
- Decree of Dispensation from Sunday Mass and Holy Days of Obligations during the Community Quarantine Period