VICARIATE OF STO. NIÑO

IMMACULATE CONCEPTION PARISH
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ADDRESS:  #64 Premium St., GSIS Vill. Barangay Sangandaan Quezon City
CONTACT NUMBER:  455-2884, fax: 456-5885
FEAST DAY: December 8
TITULAR: Immaculate Conception

BOUNDARIES:

Barangay Sangandaan and Sitio Mendez, Mendez Road, Barangay Baesa, Quezon City

 

PARISH PRIEST:
  • REV. FR. ROMERICO A. PRIETO
    Parochial Vicar
FORMER PARISH PRIESTS:
  • Fr. Carlito C. Reyes (August 1988)
  • Fr. Armando A. Villarruz (April 1999-October 2000)
  • Fr. Wilfredo C. Talavera (October 2000-June 2001)
  • Msgr. Domingo P. Erfe (June 2001-2006)
  • Msgr. Benjamin S. Razon (2006-2012)
SCHEDULE OF MASSES:
  • Monday to Friday
    6:00 am, 6:30 pm
  • Saturday
    6:00 am, 6:30 pm (Anticipated)
  • Sunday
    6:00 am, 7:30 am, 9:00 am, 4:00 pm, 5:30 pm, 7:00 pm
BAPTISM:
  • Sunday 11:00 am
    (Special by appointment)
WEDDINGS:
  • By Appointment
DEVOTIONS:
  • Angelus
    Daily 6:00 am and 6:00 pm
  • Novena to Perpetual Help
    Wednesday 6:30 am and 6:00 pm
  • Novena to Sacred Heart
    Friday 6:00 am and 6:30 pm within the mass
  • Holy Hour Devotion
    First Friday (with Benediction) before 7:00 pm Mass
CONFESSIONS:
  • Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday
    6:00 to 6:30 pm
HISTORY:

In 1967, the early residents of GSIS Village realized the need for a place where Sunday masses could be celebrated.  A make-shift chapel at the dead end of GSIS Avenue was constructed for the purpose.  The project was initiated by a group of enthusiastic residents led by Bro. Liborio Gabutina.

The majority of the residents later requested that the make-shift chapel be moved to Premium Street beside the GSIS Village Elementary School. 

In 1960, the Cursillo Movement attracted many cursillistas to attend the ultreya, or weekly prayer meeting, at the small improvised chapel.  This signalled the start of a beautiful camaraderie among the residents.

A fund-raising campaign for the construction of a bigger chapel was launched and the construction of then Immaculate Conception Chapel began.

In 1988, the pastoral council of the parish, headed by Sis. Raymunda P. Ortega, petitioned Archbishop Jaime Cardinal L. Sin, to convert the chapel community, then under the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish, to a parish.  The petition also requested the installation of Fr. Carlito D. Reyes as parish priest.  The petition was approved.  On August 15, 1988, the parish was erected.

 

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