Catechesis

 
The Christmas Season
The Christmas Season of the Liturgical Church Year starts on the evening of December 24 with the anticipated mass for the Feast of the Nativity, the birth of Jesus. It ends on the Feast of the Bapt ... «read more»

The Liturgical Seasons Of The Church
The Church has its own liturgical calendar with seasons. It is intended to celebrate and understand more fully the entire mystery of Jesus Christ rather than just marking time like the ordinary cal ... «read more»

Second Apparition Of Our Lady Of The Miraculous Medal: Our Lady Of The Globe
Year 1830. France was experiencing the devastating effects of war: widespread unemployment, lack of food to feed the hungry and the poor, scarce medical attention for the sick and the victims of wa ... «read more»

First Apparition Of Our Lady Of The Miraculous Medal: History
France is called the eldest daughter of the Church because she was the first nation to become catholic after the fall of the Roman Empire.   However, the French Revolution of 178 ... «read more»

Laudato Si - “Care For Our Common Home”
This is an encyclical written by Pope Francis, now part of the Church’s social teaching.   Pope Francis took his inspiration from Saint Francis of Assisi who is concerned w ... «read more»

Spiritual Works Of Mercy
Making others experience God’s mercy is a principal mission of the Church.   Each one of us must first seek and receive God’s mercy. We experience this best in Confes ... «read more»

CORPORAL WORKS OF MERCY
St. Teresa of Avila said “Christ has no body now but yours. No hands, no feet on earth, but yours. Yours are the eyes through which Christ looks compassion into the world. Yours are the feet ... «read more»

What Is Mercy?
According to St. Thomas Aquinas, mercy is the greatest attribute of God.   ... «read more»

CHRISTIANITY IN THE PHILIPPINES, 1521-2021
On March 2021, the Philippines will celebrate 500 years of Christianity. The first Catholic mass was celebrated on March 31, Easter Sunday, when Ferdinand Magellan reached Limasawa Island. W ... «read more»

The Concluding Rite
The Concluding Rite comes after moments of silence, private prayer and the Post-Communion prayer by the priest.   It starts with project updates, or mission appeals or brief remi ... «read more»

Hail, Holy Queen
7 August 2016 – We celebrate Mary as Queen of Heaven and Earth on August 22, the octave of the feast of her Assumption into heaven.   The Hail Holy Queen prayer – ... «read more»

Communion Rite
Everyone kneels and the priest genuflects, then, says: “This is the Lamb of God...” These are the words that John the Baptist said as he saw Jesus coming to him.   Ou ... «read more»

COMMUNION RITE PREPARATION
After the Eucharistic Prayer, we prepare to partake of the Paschal Banquet when we receive Holy Communion.   First, we say the Our Father which was composed by Jesu ... «read more»

The Extraordinary Jubilee Year Of Mercy 2015-2016
16 July 2016 – The ordinary Jubilee Year of the church is normally every 25 years and the last was the Great Jubilee in the year 2000. So the announcement of Pope Francis that this would be a ... «read more»

What Is A Holy Door?
16 July 2016 – At the start of a Jubilee Year, a Holy Door is opened by the Holy Father. This symbolically illustrates that “the Church’s faithful is offered an e ... «read more»

On Indulgences
18 July 2016 – As pilgrims on earth, Pope Francis said we are on “a journey that begins with a spiritual conversion.” Our goal: heaven.   ... «read more»

Anamnesis To The Great Amen
After the people declare the Mystery of Faith the priest alone continues to say the Anamnesis wherein he also proclaims that we remember the Paschal Mystery and hope for the glory of Christ’s ... «read more»

The Memorial Acclamation
After the Consecration of Bread and Wine, the priest says – The Mystery of Faith.   There are 3 possible responses, one of which is “When we eat this Bread and drink ... «read more»

Consecration Of The Wine
During the Preparation of the Gifts, the priest mixes a little water to the wine. The water signifies the people, His Church, who are made one with Christ. Just as water and wine can no longer be s ... «read more»

A Catholic Marriage
Pope Francis' post-synodal apostolic exhortation, Amoris Laetitia (“The Joy of Love”) articulates the Church’s basic teaching on ma ... «read more»

Do Penance
The word Penance can refer to the sacrament which we also call the Sacrament of Reconciliation or Confession.   But penance also means the prayers the penitent must say or the ac ... «read more»

St. Vincent De Paul
St. Vincent de Paul was born in France of farmers who made ends meet by sheer hard work.   ... «read more»

The Meaning Of The Miraculous Medal
  Our Lady herself designed the Miraculous Medal.   ... «read more»

Who Is Mary, Our Lady?
  She is the Mother of God, the T ... «read more»

Veneration Of The Altar
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Introductory Rite: Greeting Of The People
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THE EUCHARISTIC PRAYER, EPICLESIS & CONSECRATION
  After the Sanctus, the priest prays ... «read more»

COMCARE

Liturgy Of The Word 3

Liturgy Of The Word 2
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Liturgy Of The Word 1
The Introductory Rites and the Readings prepare us to listen to the Gospel.   Becaus ... «read more»

Parts Of The Mass: Introductory Rite: Entrance Song & Procession

PARTS OF THE MASS: The Order Of The Mass
The Mass  is the center of Christian  life. All the sacraments, prayers,devotions, penances offered to God have the Mass as their central point of reference. If the center is ignored, for ... «read more»

December - The Immaculate Conception
  It’s important to understand what the doctrine of the Immaculate Conception is and what it is not.  Some people think the term refers to Christ’s conception in Mary&r ... «read more»

November - Month Of The Holy And Poor Souls In Purgatory
The Catholic Church offers us November, which begins with All Saints Day and All Souls Day, as the Month of the Holy and Poor Souls in Purgatory — those who have died ... «read more»

Feast Of The Guardian Angels – October 2
The Feast of the Guardian Angels is a major feast celebrated annually on 2 October.   Guardian Angels are heavenly spirits assigned by God to watch over each of us during our ent ... «read more»

October - Month Of The Holy Rosary
The month of October is dedicated to the Holy Rosary.   The Rosary is so dear to our Blessed Mother and so powerful with heaven since the prayers of the Rosary come from such exc ... «read more»

Mary, Queen Of The Most Holy Rosary
The rosary is a theologically rich prayer that our Blessed Mother herself placed in our hands.  In her apparition at Lourdes in 1858, she taught St. Bernadette how to pray the rosary.  At ... «read more»

Parts Of The Mass

 

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Mass Schedule

 

SUNDAY

7:30 a.m.    Filipino
9:00 a.m.    English
12:00 noon English
4:30 p.m.    Filipino
6:00 p.m.    Filipino


MONDAY - FRIDAY

6:15 a.m.
6:00 p.m.


SATURDAY

7:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. Anticipated Mass in English


Perpetual Novena to Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal

After the 7:00 a.m. Mass
5:45 p.m.

For more Novena details, click here.

 

Events & Activities

Jan 17
Zumba sa Shrine!
Venue: Parish Grounds | Parking Lot
Time: 06:30 AM
Jan 18
Community Lauds - Morning Prayers - with Nuns & Priests
Venue: Shrine
Time: 05:30 AM
Jan 19
Zumba sa Shrine!
Venue: Parish Grounds | Parking Lot
Time: 06:30 AM
Jan 21
Weekly Soup Kitchen
Venue: Pastoral & Pilgrim Center
Time: 08:00 AM
Jan 21
Weekly SVP Charity Clinic
Venue: Pastoral Center
Time: 10:00 AM