Almost only a month to go and our beloved church will once again celebrate another milestone of her continuing journey with the faithfuls and the Filipino people. On August 3, 2012, The Iglesia Filipina Independiente will be commemorating its 110th Proclamation Anniversary. Thousands of faithful members and friends coming from different parts of the country and around the world, are expected to gather in celebration of this momentous event in the life of IFI.
Members of this nationalist church are invited to the 2-day affair highlighted by a grand parade on the afternoon of August 2 from the National Cathedral going to the Ninoy Aquino Stadium in Malate, where the Festival of Music, History, Culture and Heritage of IFI will be held for the rest of the night. An early morning procession and Pontifical Mass is set on the August 3, to be celebrated by the 12th Obispo Maximo, The Most Reverend Ephraim Fajutagana together with the other bishops as co-celebrants.
Below is the Complete Schedule released by the Obispado Maximo through the church’s official website;
Program of Activities
August 2, 2012
10:00 am Blessing and Dedication of the IFI Conference Center
02:00 pm Study /Fellowship
Supreme Council of Bishops
Council of Priests/National Priests Organization
National Lay Council
05:00 pm Parade
(IFI National Cathedral , Taft Avenue to Ninoy Aquino Stadium, Adriatico St., Manila)
07:30 pm Night and Choral Festival
12:00 mn Countdown
August 3, 2012
06:30 am Procession
09:00 am Primatial Mass
11:00 am Messages / Solidarity Greetings
12:00 nn Testimonial Lunch
01:00 pm Fellowship Program at the National Cathedral
For further inquiry regarding the event, you can direct your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also visit this site or our Facebook page from time to time for up to date news regarding the 110th celebration of our church.
For those who are looking for ways how to creatively and proudly promote this historic event in the life of our church, you can visit our friend IFI Page Gallery’s Facebook page for a chance to get a customized Profile Picture Frame that you can use and showcase in your Facebook Accounts.
To help you plan your way going to the venue(Ninoy Aquino Stadium) on the given date, we are posting here some suggestions and directions on how best you could get to the venue and join our brothers and sisters in “celebration, study and reflection” on the theme of this memorable event “Mamuhay ayon sa Pagkatawag ng Diyos na Maglingkod 1 Corinto 1:17”.
4. View this Location Map of the venue to plan your way.
That’s all and looking forward seeing and meeting you on the event. To reach wider number of attendees for the event, let us all do our share in inviting and convincing our friends and family to be part of this historical event. Feel free to share this post to help our other members decide and attend the event. See you all!