LET’S celebrate a Sunday Mass in every barangay. This was the call made by Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas to priests in the archdiocese in a pastoral directive dated May 7.
BAYAMBANG – The Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan celebrated the 18th Archdiocesan Youth Day at the Our Mother of Perpetual Help Parish in Malasiqui last April 16-19 with the theme “Rejoice in the Lord always (Phil 4:4).” This year’s event, an annual four-day recollection of youth from the different parishes of the archdiocese for “reception, renewal, recreation, and [...]
NO TEAM PATAY OR BUHAY SAN FABIAN–”I will never ask my flock whom to vote” Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas said Tuesday he will never ask, much less demand, that his flock vote for certain candidates.
CALASIAO—The Lingayen-Dagupan Archdiocese held a mass at 12 noon Thursday presided over by Archbishop Socrates Villegas at the Sts. Peter and Paul Parish here as Pope Benedict XVI officially leaves the papacy. The mass, attended by priests, seminarians, and the laity, honored the love shown by Pope Benedict XVI to God and the Church, Villegas [...]
LINGAYEN-DAGUPAN ARCHDIOCESE 50TH ANNIVERSARY—Some 40 bishops and 200 priests join the golden anniversary celebration of the Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan on February 16 where a Mass was presided over by Papal Nuncio Archbishop Giuseppe Pinto at the St. John the Evangelist Cathedral in Dagupan City. (Punchphoto by Willie Lomibao) Back to Homepage
GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION THE Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan celebrated its golden anniversary on February 16 with a mass at the Cathedral of St. John The Evangelist in Dagupan presided by the Papal Nuncio to the Philippines, Archbishop Giuseppe Pinto. About 50 archbishops and bishops of the Philippines attended the event, which Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates B. Villegas [...]
THE Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan plans to hold a Latin Mass every first Sunday of the month at 3:00 p.m. at the Sanctuario de San Juan Evangelista, or the “old cathedral” as fondly referred to by the parishioners. The first Mass in Latin here in 60 years was held last weekend in line with the call of [...]
TABINAN COVENANT—The archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan and the province of Pangasinan led by Archbishop Socrates B. Villegas (3rd from left) and Governor Amado T. Espino, Jr. (center) acknowledge the cheers after signing the covenant of commitment for the establishment of a partnership between the church and the local government units in promoting peace, pursue progress and [...]
LINGAYEN—The Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan and the provincial government have formalized their ties in a program dubbed “Tabinan – Church-Local Government Units Partnership” in pursuit of “peace, progress and the people’s common good” in Pangasinan. The archdiocese’s clergy and local government units officials of Pangasinan gathered at the Sison Auditorium here last November 19 for the [...]
LINGAYEN–Despite separation of church and state, the Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan led by Most Reverend Socrates Villegas and the province of Pangasinan under the stewardship of Governor Amado Espino Jr. have agreed on three areas of cooperation. In his homily during the Eucharistic Mass held November 8 at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Shrine in [...]