Diocesan Statements

Bishop Parcon’s Christmas message

Bishop Parcon’s Christmas message

It was a dark and cold night. The evening after our celebration of the first Misa de Gallo was terrible for all of us. It was a dreary and horrible night.

WE NEED YOUR HELP!

WE NEED YOUR HELP!

Official Statement of the Diocese of Tagbilaran
Our Province of Bohol is heavily devastated by the super typhoon “Odette.”

Thou shall not steal!

Thou shall not steal!

If I say to the wicked, You shall surely die—and you do not warn them or speak out to dissuade the wicked from their evil conduct in order to save their lives—then they shall die for their sin, but I will hold you responsible for their blood.

Not by bread alone (Cf. Matthew 4,4a)

Not by bread alone (Cf. Matthew 4,4a)

Not by bread alone: “El gente hinde ta viví solamente na pan, sino na cada palabra que estaba mismo na boca del Dios” (cf. Mateo 4, 4). To live in the word of God, on every word that comes forth from Him.

‘Humble yourselves before the Lord’ (James 4:10)

‘Humble yourselves before the Lord’ (James 4:10)

To you dear brothers and sisters in Christ, the clergy, men and women in the consecrated life, the lay faithful in the parishes who serve in the pastoral and finance councils, lay ministers, catechists and youth leaders, members of

‘You shall not defile the land where you live’

‘You shall not defile the land where you live’

Unlike the joyful season of Easter, our country’s situation is urgent. We are in the middle of a long-staying pandemic, with its uncertainties and deeply disturbing viciousness and escalation.