Warning from Diocese of Pasig: Fr. Mark Bunag is not a validly ordained priest in the Catholic Church or in the Catholic Church of the East
May 20, 2011 10 Comments
From the Diocese of Pasig:
PASIG CITY – A letter was forwarded by Fr. Noel Ormenita, Episcopal Vicar of the the Catholic Church of East (Holy Family Catholic Church) at Imus, Cavite to Manila Archbishop Gaudencio Cardinal Rosales, informing that “Jose Mark Robinson Bunag, also known as Mark Bunag or Fr. Mark Bunag, residing at Kruz na Ligas, U.P. Diliman, is not a validly ordained priest and is not incardinated neither with us in the Catholic Church of the East nor is he incardinated in any Diocese of the Roman Catholic Church.”
Further explained in the letter, “We are sending this letter for your information and for the information and guidance of the Roman Catholic faithful and those who belong in our Church. We fervently request your Eminence to this information be disseminated in the parishes, schools, and religious institutes, as Mark Bunag carries with him an invalid celebret, and according to the last report, “offers Masses”
The circular was sent by Pasig Chancellor Fr. Mar Baranda to all clergy, religious, and school heads in the Diocese of Pasig.