5th Provincial Chapter
|San Nicolas De Tolentino Parish|
24 Neptune street,
P.O. Box 1127
1100 Quezon City
Year Foundation: 1970
Establishment as a Parish: May 11, 1975
Patron: San Nicolas de Tolentino
Feastday: September 10
Consitent with the missionary charism of its founders, the Order of Augustinian Recollects constructed a church in Quezon City to address the pressing pastoral needs of the place. Named after the patron of the Recollect province which embraces the Philippines, the parish of San Nicolas de Tolentino helps in propagating devotion to the saint as patron of the souls in purgatory. Today the parish has a complex organizational network which caters to various forms of pastoral commitment.
1975, May 11 – Foundation of the parish named after the patron saint of the Province.
1989, August 12 – Intensification of lay apostolate especially on Lay leaders of Christian Family Movement, the Legion of Mary and the
Parish Renewal Experience (PREX).
1993, March 21 – Fr. German Chicote laid the cornerstone while Fr. Pauligue blessed the new site of a three-storey Parish Formation Center building.
1994, May - Blessing of the Parish Formation Center, by Bishop Ramon Arguelles.
1997 The back portion of the parish church with a ground area of 332 sq. m. was utilized to be the location of a vicarial center.
1999 Blessing of the St. Ezekiel Moreno Provincial Center, at the ground floor of which lies the brand new parish office.
2001, September 8 – Launching of the “Tulay para sa Kabataan Educational Foundation, Inc.
2005 Blessing of the devotional garden where stands the statue of St. Nicolas of Tolentine.
1975 Alejandro Remirez
1986 Jose Luis Dueñas
1989 Leonardo Pauligue
1996 Hermenegildo Ceniza
1997 Dionisio Selma
2000 Leonardo Pauligue
2003 Nicolas Salamanca
2005 Delfin Castillo
2009 to date Jose Fortunato Garces
|Last Updated on Saturday, 29 October 2011 08:17|