Diocese of Legazpi Congress on the Year of the Parish as Communion of Communities

Theme: Building and Sustaining BECs as Agents of Communion, Participation & Mission.

October 21, 2017

Keynote Speaker: FR. AMADO L. PICARDAL, CSSR, STD (CBCP-BEC Executive secretary)

Attended by over 600 delegates from 40 parishes, with clergy, religious and His Excellency MOST REV. JOEL Z. BAYLON, D.D. (Bishop of Legazpi)

At the end of the Congress 2 resolutions were passed: 1) To continue the efforts to build and sustain BEC as Agents of communion, Participation and Mission beyond 2017. 2) Give full support for the anti-EJK “Stop the Killing, Start the Healing” campaign.