Welcome to the official website of the office of the CBCP-BEC Committee.
This website provides updates on BECs from all over the country. It contains resources (e.g. training manuals, modules, powerpoint presentations, video-documentaries, podcasts, etc.) that can be downloaded. Articles and reflections on BECs are posted. Documentations/ proceedings of BEC assemblies will be made available. The website also contains various case studies and success stories about BECs. Basic data and information about the BECs/BEC programs in each diocese/parish will be posted. It will also contain the directory of diocesan BEC directors/coordinators and promoters.
You can help in developing this website by sending updates and news about your BECs, sharing your reflections and articles.
Fr. Amado L. Picardal, CSsR, STD
Posted on July 22, 2016 | No CommentsCommittee on Basic Ecclesial Communities Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines 3rd floor, CBCP Bldg, 470 Gen Luna St., Intramuros, 1002 Manila Tel. (02) 527-4054 local 314, cp#09081733611 email: firstname.lastname@example.org July 12, 2016 To the diocesan BEC in-charge: directors and coordinators, Greetings! This is to remind you of our incoming National Gathering of Diocesan BEC Directors...
113th CBCP Plenary Assembly Approves Proposal for Celebration of 2017 Year of Parish as Communion of CommunitiesPosted on July 13, 2016 | No CommentsOn July 9, 2016, during the morning session of the 113th CBCP Plenary Assembly, Bishop Jose Cabantan and Fr. Amado L. Picardal, CSsR presented the plans and proposal for the celebration of 2017 Year of Parish as Communion of Communities : 1. The CBCP will issue a A Pastoral Letter on 2017 as Year of Parish as Communion of Communities...
Posted on July 13, 2016 | No CommentsOn July 4-7, 2016 , the Catholic Bishops of the Philippines held their annual retreat at the RVM Betania House in Tagaytay City. The retreat was facilitated by a team composed of Bishop Jose Cabantan, Fr. Amado L. Picardal, CSsR and Msgr. Manny Gabriel – from the National BEC Team. The theme chosen for this year was “The Parish as Communion...
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Posted on March 8, 2016 | No CommentsTo all Diocesan BEC Directors and Coordinators, Please be informed that we will hold our National Gathering of Diocesan BEC Directors and Coordinators this coming November 28- December 1, 2016 in Malaybalay City, Bukidnon, Central Mindanao. The date of arrival is November 28 and the departure is December 1. So we will have two full days for our gathering (Nov....