Lorenzo Mission Institute Epifanio de los Santos Avenue Brgy. Guadalupe Viejo, Makati City, Philippines
The Lorenzo Mission Institute is a Filipino-Chinese- born Missionary Society. It is committed to foster missionary work among the Filipino-Chinese communities in the Philippines and abroad. It is also oriented towards cross-cultural mission work. It is a seminary that prepares priests for mission ad gentes.
With the help of the Holy Spirit and the intercession of our Blessed Mother and St. Lorenzo Ruiz, we respond to the call of God the Father to build a Christ-centered home of formation for the missionary priests of the Archdiocese of Manila in the work of sharing the treasures of the Faith to the Chinese communities and abroad.
The Lorenzo Mission Institute is the home of formation of the Lorenzo Ruiz Mission Society.
Welcome to LMI
By virtue of our Baptism, we are called to be missionaries: to proclaim the Word of God and to be a witness of the values of the Kingdom of God. It is our vocation to reach out to those who search for the love of God. We become missionaries for Christ and for the Church.
1. As a Christ-centered home of formation
a. We gather as a community of disciples around the table of the Word and the Eucharist
b. We live in fraternal communion with one another
c. We pursue integral formation.
2. Moved by the Holy Spirit to share the treasures of the faith to the Chinese people:
a. We cultivate love for the Chinese language, history and culture
b. We involve ourselves in the life and activities of the Chinese communities.
c. We promote authentic dialogue and inculturation
3. Inspired by our founder, His Eminence Jaime Cardinal Sin, D.D.,Archbishop of Manila (1974-2003) and our present pastor His Eminence Luis Antonio G. Tagle, D.D.:
a. We commit ourselves to the life of servant-leadership.
b. We embrace the evangelical counsels of chastity, poverty and obedience
c. We journey in Faith, Hope and love in solidarity with the people of the Archdiocese of Manila and the whole Church in the Philippines.