LISTEN TO THE VOICE OF THE POOR! JUNK THE ATA OF 2020!
LISTEN TO THE VOICE OF THE POOR! JUNK THE ATA OF 2020! OM’s Statement | February 2, 2021 Share I know that the Lord will maintain the cause of the afflicted, and justice for the poor. (Psalm 140:12) Today, the Iglesia Filipina Independiente celebrates the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord in the Temple. […]
COMMUNIQUE: On the 1st Meeting of the IFI’s Obispo Maximo and the UCCP’s General Secretary
COMMUNIQUE On the 1st Meeting of the IFI’s Obispo Maximo and the UCCP’s General Secretary Inspired by the prayer of the Lord Jesus, “that they may become completely one” (John 17:23), we, the Obispo Maximo of Iglesia Filipina Independiente (IFI) and the General Secretary of United Church of Christ in the Philippines (UCCP), convened for […]
One Ecumenical Family
One Ecumenical Family A Unity Statement of the Christian Churches on the Occasion of the 500th Year of Christianity in the Philippines As we commemorate the 500th anniversary of Christianity in the Philippines, we, the Christian Churches, give thanks and praise to our loving Triune God for the grace that sustained the faith. We are […]
CONTINUING TO JOURNEY WITH CHRIST!
Message of the Obispo Maximo On the 120th IFI Proclamation Anniversary TO DEARLY BELOVED PEOPLE OF GOD In the Iglesia Filipina Independiente Warm Christian greetings of peace and happy 120th IFI Proclamation Anniversary to all of us. May this celebration bring us as Church towards greater faithfulness and obedience to the Lord Jesus and towards […]
STOP RED-TAGGING! END STATE ABUSE AND CHURCH REPRESSION!
OBISPO MAXIMO’S PASTORAL STATEMENT ON OCT 3, 2022 INCIDENT OF RED-TAGGING “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God. Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are you when people revile you and persecute you and utter all kinds of evil against […]
ECP – IFI Silver Anniversary
TO THE WHOLE ECP COMMUNITY Thru the Office of the Prime Bishop The Most Revd Brent Harry W. Alawas The Obispado Maximo and IFI National Cathedral are now all set for the December 11, 2022 Concordat Celebration [Part 2] featuring the Unveiling of the Second Commemorative Marker to highlight the Silver Anniversary of the Concordat […]
2023 IFI Liturgical Ordo Calendar (Year A)
Download now the electronic copy of the 2023 IFI Liturgical Ordo Calendar. This Year’s Ordo Calendar also includes the IFI Declaration of Faith and Articles of Religion.
BRIEFER ON THE 2023 GENERAL ASSEMBLY
BRIEFER ON THE 2023 GENERAL ASSEMBLY As we begin the Year 2023 within the continuing pandemic season, we wish to inform the whole Church that we are taking definite measures to lead us to the holding of the 2023 General Assembly. While initial actions were already done and continuing at the level of the Obispado […]
CONVOCATORY LETTER FOR 2023 GENERAL ASSEMBLY
TO ALL THE BISHOPS, NATIONAL CHURCH OFFICERS AND SECTORAL LAY AND ORDAINED LEADERS, AND DIOCESAN COUNCIL MEMBERS OF THE CONSTITUTIVE DIOCESES OF THE WHOLE IGLESIA FILIPINA INDEPENDIENTE ON 2023 GENERAL ASSEMBLY FROM THE OBISPO MAXIMO As follow-up to the 2023 GA Briefer, we hereby issue this Convocatory Letter to officially summon and convene the 2023 […]
THE LITURGY FOR SHROVE TUESDAY CELEBRATION
THE LITURGY FOR SHROVE TUESDAY CELEBRATION – The Burning Of Dried Palm Fronds For Use On Ash Wednesday (CLICK THE LINK[S] BELOW TO DOWNLOAD) CEBUANO ENGLISH HILIGAYNON ILOCANO TAGALOG The above liturgical material is suggested to be used as introductory activity for Shrove Tuesday celebration at all parish churches in the IFI within the context […]
Liturgy Guide for our use on March 19’s observance of the Migrant Sunday
“Liturgy Guide for our use on March 19’s observance of the Migrant Sunday.” On March 19, 2023, the NCCP will be observing Migrant Sunday. On this occasion, we ask our bishops, clergy and councils to work out that our dioceses through their respective parishes and missions dedicate this particular Sunday for our migrant sisters and […]
LIVING OUT WITH HIM AS THE RESURRECTED LORD
The Obispo Maximo’s Message on Easter | April 9, 2023 DEARLY BELOVED PEOPLE OF GOD In the Iglesia Filipina Independiente I greet you all warmly in the traditional greetings of Easter: “Christ is risen! He is risen indeed!” And wish everyone a joyous and meaningful celebration of Easter this year despite the continuing season of pandemic […]
THE 2023 GENERAL ASSEMBLY APPROVED TEN-YEAR STRATEGIC PROGRAM (TYSP III) 2023-2032
IFI VISION-MISSION STATEMENT 2032The IFI is a leading church in building the Kingdom of God here on earth where fullness of life, dignity of all peoples and integrity of creation is upheld and truth, love, justice and peace reign; We are committed to live out our historical heritage, intentional discipleship, ever growing church and ever-expanding […]