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Parish Organization

Organization President
1.Divine Mercy Cita Cruzat
2.Adoracion Danny Evangelista
3.Holy Name Boyet Mitra
4.Knights of Columbus Efren Tec Sr.
5.Apostolado Cleta Lisaya
6.Legion of Mary Pinay Marquez
7.Catholic Women's League Rosy Audue
8.Lay Minister Ricky Supena
9.LCM Andrea Bautista
10.BNP Emma Fundan
11.KDA Myron Paulo Laelanilao
12.MBG Delia Bruegas
13.PCM Violeta Merelos
14.CFC Moruto & Dely Bundalian
15.El Shaddai Manny & Josie Solis
16.Barangay Chapels Wayland Alinea

Parish Pastoral Council


Parish Pastoral Council
President Noemi Popan
Vice President Apostolate Ricky Kalaw
Vice President Ministry Heidi Ramos
Secretary Corazon San Agustin
Social Concern Efren Tec Sr.
Ecology Engr.Boyet Mitra
Ecuminism Ben Ronquillo
Formation Violeta Marevos
Bible Wayland Alinea
Prison Eva Ticzon
Family & Life Norlito & Dely Bundalian
Health Dr.Norman Alidio
Youth Mass Media
Temporalities Allan Badana

Knights of Columbus




The Knights of Columbus is the world's largest Catholic fraternal service organization. Founded in the United States in 1882, it is named in honor of Christopher Columbus.[1] There are more than 1.7 million members in 14,000 councils, with nearly 200 councils on college campuses. Membership is limited to "practical Catholic" men aged 18 or older.[2] Councils have been chartered in the United States, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Guatemala, Panama, Dominican Republic, the Philippines, Guam, Spain, Japan, Cuba, and most recently in Poland. The Knights' official junior organization, the Columbian Squires, has over 5,000 Circles. All the Order's ceremonials and business meetings are restricted to members though all other events are open to the public. A promise not to reveal any details of the ceremonials except to an equally qualified Knight is required to ensure their impact and meaning for new members; an additional clause subordinates the promise to that Knight's civil and religious duties. In the 2007 fraternal year the Order gave US$144,911,781 directly to charity (1.1 billion in charitable contributions in the last 10 years) and performed over 68,695,768 man hours of voluntary service. For their support for the Church and local communities, as well as for their philanthropic efforts, the Order often refers to itself as the "strong right arm of the Church" .[3] The Order's insurance program has more than $60 billion of life insurance policies in force and holds the highest insurance ratings given by A. M. Best, Standard & Poor's, and the Insurance Marketplace Standards Association.


Legion Of Mary




The Legion of Mary (Latin: Legio Mariae) is an association of Catholic laity who serve the Church on a voluntary basis. It was founded in Dublin, Ireland, as a Roman Catholic Marian Movement by layman Frank Duff. Today between active and auxiliary (praying) members there are in excess of 10 million members worldwide making it the largest apostolic organization of lay people in the Catholic Church. Membership is highest in South Korea, Philippines, Brazil and the Democratic Republic of Congo. These countries have between 250,000 and 500,000 members each. To be in the Legion of Mary, one must be a practising Catholic. Active members serve God under the banner of Mary by practising the Spiritual Works of Mercy. The main apostolate of the Legion consists in activities directed towards all men and women, young and old, rich and poor as well as people from the margins of society (homeless, prostitutes, prisoners etc.) and towards non-Catholics. The members of the Legion are primarily engaged in the performance of the Spiritual Works of Mercy rather than works of material aid.


History


The Legion of Mary was founded by Frank Duff on September 7, 1921 in Dublin. His idea was to help Catholic laypeople fulfill their baptismal promises and be able to live their dedication to the Church in an organised structure, supported by fraternity and prayer.


The Legion was first only open to women; the first men apart from Duff himself joined it in 1929. The legionaries first started out by visiting hospitals, but they were soon active among the most destitute, notably among Dublin prostitutes. Frank Duff subsequently laid down the system of the Legion in the Handbook of the Legion of Mary in 1928.


The Legion of Mary soon spread from Ireland to other countries and continents. At first, the Legion often met with mistrust due to its dedication to lay apostolate which was unusual for the time. Only after Pope Pius XI expressed praise for the Legion in 1931, could such mistrust be quelled.

Most prominent for spreading the Legion was the Irish legionary Edel Mary Quinn for her activities in Africa during the 1930s and 40s. Her dedication to the mission of the Legion even in the face of her ill health due to tuberculosis brought her great admiration in- and outside of the Legion. A beatification process is currently under way for her and for Frank Duff.

Catholic Women's League



Origins


The C.W.L. was founded in 1906 by Margaret Fletcher. She was the daughter of an Anglican Clergyman but was received into the Catholic Church in 1897. In a period of struggle for better and equal opportunities for women she looked for members who would support the League’s work at local, diocesan, national and international levels. Today We are an organisation of women who seek to promote Christian values within our families and the community at large. We work alongside many different charities helping where we can, following the example of our Patron St Margaret Clitherow. Some of us work within our Parish Churches teaching the faith to young and old, others work with the homeless, the immigrant communities, visiting hospitals and prisons, providing food and clothing to the needy and companionship to the elderly. The League works nationally, too, having a highly respected voice on the • . NBCW, the Consultative Body to the Bishops Conference of England and Wales. Our endeavour is to make our voice heard internationally also and this has been achieved by the League’s Founding Membership of • . WUCWO, the World Union of Catholic Women Organisations. In this way we are affiliated to over 100 women’s organisations in five continents. The aim for us all is to promote the advancement of women globally and to protect the interests of women and children, especially in the Developing World. There are 9 Trustees who ensure that the Objects of the League are met. They are happy to report that during the last financial year the many activities undertaken by the members reflected the charitable, educational and social aspects of the League’s work. Many grants have been awarded, ranging from home improvements to enable the elderly and infirm members to remain in their own homes, to grants that help young people from disadvantaged backgrounds further their education at university. Concern for the disadvantaged and marginalised continues to be of great importance to the League and this can be seen in the award of many small grants to Refugees and Asylum Seekers as well as granting to CAFOD the sum of £10 000 to help with their aid work following the natural disasters in Burma and China. A CWL nomination for the 2008 Catholic Woman of the Year was accepted by the committee and Sr Ann Teresa of the Medaille Trust was presented with her award at the special luncheon where many members were present. Sr Ann was supported by the League in the previous year with an award of £42 000 to help the Trust’s work for the victims of Sex Trafficking and this area of concern has been followed up by the Trustees this year when two Trustees accompanied by other League members, travelled to Verona for a European Conference on this same issue.




Couples for Christ (CFC), formally the Couples for Christ Global Mission Foundation Inc., is an international Catholic lay ecclesial movement,[1] "intended for the renewal and strengthening of Christian family life."[2] It is one of 122 International Associations of the Faithful[3][4] with official Vatican recognition from the Pontifical Council for the Laity. It is led by an International Council, which operates in the Philippines under the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines and can report directly to the Vatican. The community is made up of family ministries, social arms, and a pro-life ministry.


History


Couples for Christ traces its origin to Manila, Philippines. It was established in 1981 by the charismatic community Ang Ligaya ng Panginoon (LNP) as its outreach to evangelize married couples. It severed its ties from LNP in 1993. In August 2007, former CFC leaders announced the creation of a separate group known as Couples for Christ Foundation for Family and Life (also now known as Couples for Christ Foundation Inc.). This development caused a division of membership within CFC, as some of its membership migrated to CFC-FFL.[5] CFC leaders have stated that they are open to reconciliation with CFC-FFL, but do not expect a quick resolution even after intervention by the Vatican. According to Francisco Padilla, former CFC Executive Director and current CFC-FFL Servant-General, only CFC-FFL is recognized by the Vatican.An official of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines stated that “in the dioceses in the Philippines there can be two groups of the CFC provided again the bishop of the place will permit.” Padilla's claim to be the founder of CFC[9], which is supported by CFC-FFL, is questioned by CFC. CFC's publication Origins of Couples for Christ directly responds to this claim by including the point of view of Vic Gutierrez, a former LNP leader who was responsible for the conceptualization of CFC in 1981.