Principal Task and Components

Principal Task and Components

The principal task of the EBF is to organize the Bishops of the Church in order to provide pastoral

guidance to the flock as to the current socio-political, economic and culutural issues that confront the

Filipino people. This task necessarily includes the following components:

1. Organizing

This is an internal activity of the EBF where member-Bishops are consolidated in terms of leveling off

awareness, understanding and committment. Organizing also includes membership expansion by

inviting other bishops to join the fellowship.

2. Education

This refers to conducting or sponsoring conferences, forums and such other gatherings where

leaders of the churches both lay and clergy, may be invited as participants.

3. Documentation and Publication

This refers to the issuance of Pastoral Letters and Public Statements and publication of analysis of

relevant issues.