Dalaw ni Maria 2017

Inspired by the Visitation of the Blessed Mother to her cousin Elizabeth as soon as she learned about her condition as announced by Angel Gabriel, the Presentation of the Child Jesus Parish started a beautiful tradition. This is called “Dalaw ni Maria.” For nine consecutive days, (Monday through Friday excluding Saturdays and Sundays), different enclaves of [...]

2017-07-03T10:02:06+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Featured Articles, Marian, Parish Fiesta|

A Walk for Life, A Glimpse of Faith

18 February 2017 It was quite a challenge waking up in the wee hours of the morning – being a Saturday – just to stop the clock’s alarm, wake up the household, hop on a bus and walk. It was not an ordinary ‘walk’ – it was a walk for life – a plea to [...]

2017-07-05T07:23:04+00:00 May 5th, 2017|Events, Featured Articles|

Via Crucis 2017: Stations of His Love

After Ash Wednesday, PCJ readily prepared for the Stations of the Cross or the Way of the Cross, also known as Way of Sorrows or Via Crucis.  To complement with this year’s theme of Communion of Communities, the Via Crucis were done simultaneously from two different enclaves, with the first thirteen stations in each enclave, [...]

2017-06-18T08:59:32+00:00 May 5th, 2017|Events, Featured Articles|

The Sunday Class Education Ministry (SCEM)

Sunday Mass is a family bonding tradition for most Filipinos. Parents are happy to bring along their children to hear Mass. Nonetheless, toddlers and preschool-age children are not yet able to comprehend the rituals of the Mass, moreover the Word of the Lord or gospel. Hence, the Sunday Class Educational Ministry was created as an [...]

2018-05-21T21:29:57+00:00 April 28th, 2017|Featured Articles, Parish Programs|

Alay Kay Maria 2016

Ang Alay Kay Maria ay isang pagninilay na ipinagdiriwang tuwing buwan ng Mayo upang maipakita natin ang ating paggalang at pagmamahal sa ating Mahal na Birheng Maria. Ito ay nagsimula noong ika-2 ng Mayo sa tulong ng mga kabataang boluntaryo sa ating parokya, ang Presentation Of The Child Jesus Parish. Ito ay nahati sa tatlong [...]

2017-01-02T12:38:17+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|Featured Articles, Marian|

A Pilgrim’s Guide to the Year of Mercy

When Pope Francis opened the Holy Door of St. Peter’s Basilica on December 8, 2015 and on December 13, 2015 all the Holy Doors in Cathedrals and designated churches throughout the world opened to pilgrims, marking the beginning of the Jubilee Year of Mercy. The Extraordinary Jubilee, the Jubilee Year of Mercy that Pope Francis [...]

2017-01-02T12:38:17+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Events, Featured Articles|

What Corpus Christi Means for Catholics

The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (in Latin, Corpus Christi - literally Body of Christ) is a long-standing celebration in the Catholic Church, which Pope Urban IV instituted in 1264 for the whole church to celebrate our devotion to the REAL presence of Jesus Christ in the Holy Eucharist, and not [...]

2016-06-06T19:28:13+00:00 May 31st, 2016|Events, Featured Articles|

Reflections on the Celebration of Pentecost

On the evening of Saturday, May 14, 2016, the parishioners of the Presentation of the Child Jesus began their celebration of the Solemnity of Pentecost, the birthday of the Church. A couple of parish servants wish to share their experiences when they attended the praise and worship services and the Mass that evening. [...]

2017-01-02T12:38:17+00:00 May 31st, 2016|Events, Featured Articles|

Live Christ Share Christ

The 4th PCJ Live Christ Share Christ (LSCS) formation and renewal program was recently   concluded last February 21 with 43 graduates which were  composed mostly of parish leaders and servants. LSCS is endorsed by the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) to the different parishes across the country under the New Evangelization thrust of the Church. As [...]

2017-01-02T12:38:17+00:00 May 28th, 2016|Featured Articles, Parish Programs|

PCJ Photo Contest Winners Revealed

The winners of the Parish Fiesta 2016 Photography Contest with the theme “Captured Moments of PCJ Parish Fiesta”  were finally announced during the Divine Mercy Sunday celebration last April 4, 2016. Entries to the Photography Contest depicted different events and aspects of PCJ’s 2016 Fiesta Celebration and from dozens of entries, the judges selected tthe [...]

2017-01-02T12:38:17+00:00 April 30th, 2016|Events, Featured Articles|