In faith and hope and love we act to bring our families close to God!

  • CBCP Statement on the Divorce Bill

    No doubt, those who associate divorce with being progressive would laud our legislators who are currently raring to pass a divorce bill in Congress. With due respect to them, the CBCP begs them to make room for more reasoned debates on the issue.

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  • Position Paper on Divorce Bill

    Download and circulate the revised CFM position paper against the Divorce Bill, which is gaining momentum in the lower house of Congress. The bill threatens the foundations of marriage and family in the Philippines. It must be stopped.

    Position Paper
  • Alarming News

    Copy of the column of bro./Atty. Jose (Ping) Sison, “A Law Each Day Keeps Trouble Away”, in the Philippine Star, which discusses the alarming growing support for the Divorce Bill in the lower house of Congress.

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  • Is the Filipino family ready for divorce?

    There are four House Bills (HB) that have been consolidated to come up with a divorce bill. This is being rail-roaded to be approved in the House Q1 of 2018. Are we ready for this?

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Upcoming, Current, & Recent Events

Holy Week Recollection 2018

Once more the annual Holy Week recollection organized by the Christian Family Movement of the Diocese of Pasig is upon us. This event has been held in different venues for 40 plus years and the Ynares Sports Arena in Shaw Boulevard, Pasig City, has been the host for the past eight years. Admission is FREE. [Read more]

SADE Camp April 2018

The 2018 SADE Youth Camp is now open for registration and payment. The camp will be held in Jest Camp in Subic on 14–15 April 2018. [Read more]

FLM/CFM Taguig celebrate love month

Last February 17, the Parish Family and Life Ministry (FLM) and the CFMers of the San Vicente Ferrer Quasi-Parish (SVFP) in Taguig City celebrated the Month of Hearts in a different way. [Read more]

Board of Directors meeting

At the first meeting of the CFM board of directors last February, the board agreed on holding the quarterly board meetings this year in a different area or diocese. [Read more]

Capiz Tipanan Marriage Enrichment 15

CFM Capiz held its 15th Tipanan Marriage Enrichment seminar last February 15, 2018, at the St. Lawrence the Deacon Parish in Panitan, Capiz. [Read more]

Solo Parents Mark 40th year

Preparations are afoot this year, 2018, for the Ruby Anniversary of CFM Solo Parents with thanksgiving Masses, Recollections, and Fellowships to be held in the different provinces of Central Luzon and the Visayas where the CFM solo parents are active.
[Read Manila schedule]

Self-encounter weekend, April 27–29

Family and Life Apostolate Planning Session in CFM Nazareth Home last February 4, 2018, met to discuss the upcoming Self-encounter weekend on April 27–29 and the original Marriage Encounter on June 15–17. [Read more]

CFM Capiz Marriage Encounter 96

Congratulations to CFM Capiz for the fruitful Marriage Encounter weekend #96, January 26 to 28, 2018, with a bountiful harvest of 12 couples, 1 priest, and 3 widows. [Read more]

CFM Pandacan holds parenting formation seminar

In a joint activity by the Commission on Family and Life Vicariate of San Fernando de Dilao and CFM Pandacan, CFM couples from Pandacan conducted the parenting seminar entitled 21st Century Learners and their 21st Century Parents that will serve as a kick off activity for 2018. [Read more]

Laudato Si Conference on the Environment

The Ecclesiastical Province of Manila will hold the Laudato Si Conference on February 2 to 3, 2018, at the De La Salle University on Taft Avenue, Manila. The conference theme “Ugnayang-Buhay para kay Inang Kalikasan” refers to the kinship of all of God’s creation with Mother Earth. [Read more]

newly inducted cfm unit in pasay

CFM was blessed with additional seven families from San Isidro Parochial School. Our thanks to their persistent and family oriented principal, Ms. Annie Guerrero for organizing the new servant families of God. They were inducted on October 8, 2017, at San Isidro Parish, Pasay City. [Read more]

40th SADE anniversary

Thanksgiving mass on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of SADE, officiated by Bishop Mylo Vergara (himself a SADER) and Msgr. Manny Gabriel, at Sta. Clara de Montefalco church in Pasig City. [Two photos]

Zamboanga Gift Giving

The CFM Youth (Yappies & Saders) of the Archdiocese of Zamboanga has chosen the Pioneer Adult Homecare in Pasonanca, Zamboanga City, as the recipient of this year’s Christmas gift giving. [Read more]

Solo Parents Encounter

CFM Solo Parents Encounter Team at Our Lady of Beautiful Love Parish, Merville Park Subdivision, last July 15–16, 2017

Servant Leadership seminar

CFM-Zamboanga Solo Parents attended the ICCFM Seminar on Christian Servant Leadership facilitated by National President-Couple Jorge & Josie Santamaria held on Feb. 19, 2017 at St. Ignatius of Loyola Parish, Tetuan Zamboanga City.

Marilao SADE Weekend

The 1st Marilao SADE Weekend was conducted on May 19 to 21, 2017 at Illuminada Concepcion by Team Coordinator Benjamin Santos and team members from SADE Malolos. This weekend encounter was requested by Sis. Susan Torres, CFL St. Michael Parish, Marilao, Bulacan.

1st Summer SADE Camp

The 1st Summer SADE CAMP was conducted by CFM Youth leaders at the Immaculate Conception Elementary School, Zamboanga City on May 5 to 7, 2017.

YAP Team Training

The 1st YAP Team Training and Commissioning conducted on February 20 to 21, 2017.

Solo Parents Encounter

Eight solo parents attended the Solo Parents Encounter at St. Jude Thaddeus Parish on May 6, 2017 with Rev. Fr. Deogracias Kerr S. Galang, parish priest and facilitators headed by Leony Maglaqui and Thelma Borbajo.

Articles & Programs

The Family: God‘s Presence at Home

From Amoris Laetitia: “We know that the New Testament speaks of ‘churches that meet in homes.’ A family’s living space could turn into a domestic church, a setting for the Eucharist, the presence of Christ seated at its table.” [Read more]

The Family: The Triune God‘s Living Reflection

From Amoris Laetitia, 11: “The couple that loves and begets life is a true, living icon....The Triune God is a communion of love, and the family is its living reflection.” [Read more]

New Year’s Message from the President-couple

We have so many things to ask for from our Lord and Saviour but, more so, we should be grateful for the many blessings and graces that we, our family, friends, and CFM have received and continue to receive from our Creator. [Read message]


President’s Report 2016–17

We thank the Lord for blessing us in doing the work in His vineyard, the CFM, these past two years. It was He who gave us His mission to be stewards of CFM Philippines and He equipped us with His gifts of faith, time, talents and skills, and treasures. [Read more]

CFM Orientation Slides

CFM Powerpoint slides to give an overview of the organization’s goals and vision. [Download here]

Radio Veritas Series on Navigating the Digital Family

Radio Veritas Series on addressing the Digital Family. Are your kids and family members addicted to social media such as Facebook, Instagram, Tweeter among others? Social Media is now part of every family. Learn the issues, effects, and recommended solutions with resource guest speaker Julius Mallari. [View videos]<


A Movement for All Seasons

These are the times indeed when we should be more vigilant in protecting our core values and principles especially those enshrined not only in our Constitution but in our Christian Faith. [Read more]

40th anniversary of SADE

As we celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Sons and Daughters Encounter (SADE) in the Philippines, it is worth remembering how the SADE program came to life. [Read more]

Single Young Adults

YAP was created for single young adults aged 21 to 40 to meet their spiritual needs and the demand to partake in a family life apostolate. [Read more]

Bringing up a pope

Karol Wojtyla’s family was a devoutly Christian Family, whose members began their day with Holy Mass, prayed before every meal, and in the evening listened to the father read out passages from Scripture. [Read more]