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RP Issues of 2019











2019, October 24.  St. Raphael, The Archangel Parish, Bicentennial

Litho Offset, Amstar Printing Company, Inc.,  Perf 14

Singles, Sheets of 40;  Souvenir Sheets of One




12p  St. Raphael, The Archangel Parish - Rise and Soar - Singles (40,000)


55p - Souvenir Sheets of One - 5,000


150p - Selyo-Ko Commemorative Miniature Sheets (Personalized Stamps) - 1,000

     17p x 4 Manila Central Post Office + 4 Labels   (First Day of Sale February 10, 2020)


Designer:  Rodine C. Teodoro


First Day Covers:  Manila & Pili, Camarines Sur





The St. Raphael the Archangel Parish was founded in what would be known as the town proper of Pill in 1819. When the mission of St. Raphael was raised to its current status in the sarne year by the Bishop of Nueva Caceres, Most Reverend Bernardlode la Concepcion, OFM., he instated Rev. Fr. Antonio Andres as its first parish priest. Today, the parish of St. Raphael the Archangel in Pili, Carnarines Sur is the central parish of the provincial capital, It is included in the Archdiocese of Caceres which encompasses the entire Bicol region.




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Articles by Dr. Ngo Tiong Tak

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Issues of 2019