|Posted on March 15, 2018 at 4:00 AM|
Walk for Life, organized by Sangguniang Laiko ng Pilipinas was joined by different religious groups, students and different parish organizations. The staff of CBCP-ECBA participated in the said event. The activities started at 4 a.m. with sharing of people about their experiences in promoting human life and ecology. At around 4:30 a.m., the Walk for Life started with Bishop Broderick Pabillo and the Laiko Board leading the group around Quirino Grandstand while praying the rosary. It culminated with the Holy Mass officiated by Cardinal Tagle concelebrated by Bishops David and Pabillo and some priests. In his homily, Cardinal Tagle stressed that life is a precious gift from God and must be treated with utmost respect and safeguarded by all of us.
The Episcopal Commission for the Biblical Apostolate (ECBA) is a pastoral commission of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) whose area of competence and service is the biblical-pastoral ministry in its five-fold ministries of:
Animating Biblical-Pastoral Formation
Organizing Bible Celebration
Promoting Bible Translation
Assisting Bible Production
Coordinating Bible Distribution
A Community of Disciples
nourished by the Word of God,
Witnessing to the Gospel,
and Striving to be a Church
that is poor and for the poor,
with Mary, Mother of the Word, as model.