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The Nicene Creed

We believe in one God,
the Father, the Almighty,
maker of heaven and earth,
and of all that is, seen and unseen.

We believe in one Lord, Jesus Christ,
the only Son of God,
eternally begotten of the Father,
God from God, Light from Light,
true God from true God,
begotten, not made,
one in Being with the Father.
Through him all things were made.
For us men and for our salvation,
he came down from heaven:

by the power of the Holy Spirit
he was born of the Virgin Mary,
and became man.

For our sake he was crucified
under Pontius Pilate;
he suffered died and was buried.

On the third day he rose again
in fulfillment of the Scriptures;

he ascended into heaven
and is seated at the right hand of the Father.
He will come again in glory
to judge the living and the dead,
and his kingdom will have no end.

We believe in the Holy Spirit,
the Lord, the giver of life,
who proceeds from the
Father and the Son.
With the Father and the Son
he is worshipped and glorified.
He has spoken through the Prophets.
We believe in one holy
catholic and apostolic Church.
We acknowledge one
baptism for the forgiveness of sins.
We look for the resurrection of the dead,
and the life of the world to come.
Amen.

Source: http://www.vatican.va/archive/catechism/p1s1c3a2.htm

 

Ecumenical Christian statement of faith accepted by the Roman Catholic, Eastern Orthodox, Anglican, and major Protestant churches. Originally written in Greek, it was long thought to have been drafted at the Council of Nicaea (325), but is now believed to have been issued by the Council of Constantinople (381), based on a baptismal creed already in existence. Britannica Philippines

Related links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicene_Creed

http://www.spurgeon.org/~phil/creeds/nicene.htm

http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/11049a.htm

 

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The Apostles' Creed

I believe in God, the Father almighty,
creator of heaven and earth.
I believe in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord.
He was conceived by the power of the Holy Spirit
and born of the Virgin Mary.
He suffered under Pontius Pilate,
was crucified, died, and was buried.
He descended into hell.
On the third day he rose again.
He ascended into heaven
and is seated at the right hand of the Father.
He will come again to judge the living and the dead.
I believe in the Holy Spirit,
the holy catholic Church,
the communion of saints,
the forgiveness of sins,
the resurrection of the body,
and the life everlasting.
Amen.

Source: http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Apostles%27_Creed

 

Ilocano Version:

Mamatiak iti Dios Ama nga Mannakabalin-Amin
A Namarsua iti Langit ken Daga.
Mamatiak met ken Jesucristo
A Bugbugtong nga Anakna ken Apotayo
A timmao iti aramid ti Espiritu Santo
inyanak ni Santa Maria Birhen
Nagtutuok iti panagturay ni Poncio Pilato
Nailansa iti krus, natay ken naitanem
Immulog iti yan dagiti natay
Nagungar iti maikatlo nga aldaw,
Immuli sadi langit
Ket situtugaw iti makannawan
Ti Dios Ama a Manakabalin-Amin.
Aggapunto sadiay nga umay mangukom
Kadagiti sibibiag ken kadagiti natay.
Mamatiak met iti Espiritu Santo.
Patiek met ti Santa Iglesia Katolika
Ti panagririnnanud ti Sasantos
Ti Pannakapakawan dagiti basbaso
ken addanto met panagungar ti bagi
Ken biag nga agnanayon.
Amen.

Source: http://www.marysrosaries.com/collaboration/index.php?title=Baybayin_Ilocano_Rosary_Prayers

 

Related links:
Origin of the creed http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/01629a.htm

Apostles’ Creed (versions) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apostles%27_Creed

The Crosswalk

Awesome, isn’t it? We complain about the cross we bear but don’t realize it is preparing us for the deep hole in the road that God can see and we cannot.

Whatever your cross, whatever your pain,
there will always be sunshine, after the rain….
Perhaps you may stumble, perhaps even fall;
But God’s always ready, to answer your call….
He knows every heartache, sees every tear,
a word from His lips, can calm every fear…
Your sorrows may linger, throughout the night,
But suddenly vanish, by dawn’s early light…
The Savior is waiting, somewhere above,
to give you His grace, and send you His love.

May God fill your day with blessings!

Thanks to the original publisher of this wonderful message.

The Ten Commandments

1) I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage. You shall have no other gods before me.

2) You shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain; for the Lord will not hold him guiltless who takes his name in vain.

3) Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy.

4) Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be long in the land which the Lord your God gives you.

5) You shall not kill.

6) You shall not commit adultery.

7) You shall not steal.

8) You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.

9) You shall not covet your neighbor’s wife.

10) You shall not covet your neighbor’s goods.

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Hesus performed by Alamid

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A9BdzMQ2wmU

I
Kung nag-iisa at nalulumbay
Dahil sa hirap mong tinataglay
Kung kailangan mo ng karamay
Tumawag ka at Siya’y naghihintay

II
Siya ang ‘yong kailangan
Sandigan, kaibigan mo
Siya ang araw mong lagi
At karamay kung sawi
Siya ay si Hesus
Sa bawat sandali

III
Kung ang buhay mo
Ay walang sigla
Laging takot at laging alala
Tanging kay Hesus maka-aasa
Kaligtasa’y lubos na ligaya

IV
Siya ang dapat tanggapin
At kilanlin sa buhay mo
Siya noon bukas, ngayon
Sa dalangin mo’y tugon
Siya ay si Hesus sa habang panahon

(repeat IV)

Kaya’t ang lagi mong pakatandaan
Siya lang ang may pag-ibig na tunay
Pag-ibig na tunay

(repeat IV except last line)

Siya ay si Hesus
Siya ay si Hesus
Siya ay si Hesus sa habang panahon