San Lorenzo Ruiz de Manila Parish

 Pleasant Hill Subdivision, City of San Jose del Monte, Bulacan, Philippines       Tel. No.:  044-7690585

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Christmas Message 2012

Posted by Mario Jose Ladra on December 24, 2012 at 4:35 AM Comments comments (0)

This Season of Hope and Thanksgiving, we are truly grateful to the Lord for a number of reasons:

I thank Him for the opportunity to minister to the spiritual needs of our parishioners here and overseas through the parish Web Development Ministry headed by Sis. Emily Sequeira. We now have a newly updated and redesigned pa...

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Pamantayan sa Pagbibigay (Homily on the 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B)

Posted by Jose Luis Perez on November 12, 2012 at 2:40 AM Comments comments (1)

Minsan sa isang malayong probinsya, may isang lola na talaga namang napaka alab ng kaniyang pagnanais na palagiang makapagsimba. Araw-araw, hangad ni lola na siya ay makapunta sa Simbahan upang makapag simba. Ngunit ng medyo tumatanda na si Lola, nahihirapan na siyang magpunta sa simbahan lalo na kung siya ay nag-iisa lang. Kaya nga umisip si lola ng paraan upang mahikayat niya ang kaniyang kaisa – isang apo na samahan siya sa p...

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The Lord is calling YOU!

Posted by Emily G. Sequeira on September 30, 2012 at 10:45 AM Comments comments (0)

The WEB DEVELOPMENT MINISTRY of the Parish Commission on Social Communications and Mass Media is in search of joyful, truthful and faithful SERVANTS of the LORD who are:


  •  Male or Female
  • 12 to 30 years old
  •  Active members of the parish
  •  Knowledgeable in computers and Microso...
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Debosyon Kay San Lorenzo Ruiz

Posted by Emily G. Sequeira on September 18, 2012 at 12:55 PM Comments comments (1)

Nestor Gotis, a devotee of San Lorenzo Ruiz shares a prayer he has composed:

My brothers and sisters in Christ,

I have made my devotion to San Lorenzo Ruiz and wants to share my devotion to all the faithfuls in San Lorenzo Ruiz Church.

His example of faith to God is an inspiration to me to endure all kinds of pai...

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11th Sambuklod Festival: Faith, Devotion and Sanctification

Posted by Emily G. Sequeira on September 16, 2012 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (0)

The “BER” months which indicate the beginning of the long Christmas celebration in the Philippines have arrived. September, the first of the BER months, is also the birth month of the Blessed Virgin Mary and the month of the most-awaited annual festivity of San Lorenzo Ruiz Parish in San Jose del Monte, Bulacan known as  

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Fr. Mar Ladra's New Prayer Book, "Straight From The Heart," - A Companion in These Trying Times

Posted by Emily G. Sequeira on February 17, 2008 at 9:35 PM Comments comments (0)


Since the launching of the book, “Straight from the Heart: A Prayer Companion”, compi...

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Postscript on the Church Dedication

Posted by Emily G. Sequeira on January 23, 2006 at 10:15 PM

“With a grateful heart, I share everyone’s gladness. There is nothing more satisfying than seeing the fruits of our labor and love, all for God’s greater glory.” Thus said Fr. Mar Ladra of the Consecration and Dedication of the Church of San Lorenzo de Manila last Sunday, January 22, 2006. Close to 3,000 people attended the well-turned out grand celebration. The Holy Eucharist was concelebrated by two (2) Bishops and ten (10) Diocesans priests from Bulacan ...

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Parish of San Lorenzo Ruiz de Manila - An Allegiance Beyond Surface Piety

Posted by Emily G. Sequeira on January 21, 2006 at 9:55 PM

This is an article written by the late Linda M. Valeza, one of our great church leaders whom I look up to as a person to emulate in simplicity of expressing one's faith, love and service to our dear Mother Church. - Emily Sequeira

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"Handog sa Diyos" The Consecration and Dedication of the Church

Posted by Emily G. Sequeira on January 1, 2006 at 6:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Today we dedicate the church to God. Our HANDOG SA DIYOS. We rejoice and give thanks. Come and celebrate with us...


The San Lorenzo Ruiz de Manila Church located at the heart of Pleasant Hill Subdivision, San Jose del Monte City, Bulacan was built in a span of three years. Construction began on January 20, ...

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San Lorenzo Ruiz Parish Celebrates 1st Canonical Establishment Anniversary

Posted by Emily G. Sequeira on March 14, 2005 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Fr. Ladra with other guest priests during the Parish Canonical Establishment. (March 14, 2004)

On March 14, 2004, Christian believers from all walks of life witnessed the Solemn Proclamation and Canonical Establishment of the Parish o San Lorenzo Ruiz de Manila, together with the Canonical ...

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