The Committee on Basic Ecclesial Communities:


a) Shall promote BEC as a new way of being Church.

b) Shall coordinate nationwide BEC activities.

c) Shall clarify the nature and role of the BECs in the ecclesiastical organization.

d) Shall propose to the CBCP guidelines on BEC.

e) Shall coordinate the participation of its member Episcopal Commissions.

The Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines

The Official Website of

CBCP Online




Bp. Jose A. Cabantan

Vice - Chairman



Ex Officio Members:

Biblical Apost. : Bp. Sofronio A. Bancud, SSS

Canon Law : Bp. Jacinto A. Jose

Catholic Educ. : Bp. Roberto C. Mallari

Family and Life : Bp. Gilbert A. Garcera

Liturgy : Bp. Julius S. Tonel

Laity : Bp. Broderick S. Pabillo

Youth : Bp. Leopoldo C. Jaucian, SVD


Rev. Fr. Amado Picardal, CSsR

Executive Secretary

Committee on Basic Ecclesial Communities

Address: 3rd Floor CBCP Building

470 Gen. Luna St. Intramuros, Manila


Telefax. : (02) 526-1923

e-mail :


Sr. Alma Mangao, ADD

Executive Secretary

Ad Hoc Office on Tithing

Address: Bishop’s Compound

San Carlos City 6127

Negros Occidental


Tel. : (034) 312-1272 / 729-9349

Cell no. : 0917-2730474 / 0917-3399717