National Community of Filipino Pagans
National Community of Filipino Pagans is a non exclusive but inclusive membership organization for the Filipino Pagans administered by Luntiang Aghama that promotes communication, coordination and cooperation among Pagan and other Magico Religious Tradition based in the Philippines.
It is our mission to provide a safe, non-threatening, non-judgmental, and supportive environment to all Filipino Pagans and other Magico- Religious Spiritual Organization in the Philippines by engaging everyone through Communication, Coordination and Cooperation thus creating a just, peaceful and sustainable community for practitioners.
And with regards to our mission of providing our members a safe, non-threatening, non-judgemental and supportive environment; the Membership to National Community of Filipino Pagans as well as to other ministry organization of Luntiang Aghama Natural Divine Arts Shrine of Healing Inc. is based on trust.
So prior to approval of your request to join, I, as admin of this group is sending everyone Friendship request. And aside from the friendship request, this community adopts the Membership Code of Conduct as implemented by our Mother Group which is Luntiang Aghama Natural Divine Arts Shrine of Healing Inc.
The Guidelines are as follows:
a. An individual Member who is in good standing with the Shrine must possesses a strong family values.
b. The Shrine sees the Family as basic unit in the society where moral values and right conducts are inculcated among its members.
c. The Shrine values respect towards one’s own parents as the Divine’s agent of giving life to every individual.
d. We see our parents to be the inheritor of our ancestor’s role as the Divine co-creator thus passing to us the responsibilities and duties of this divine mission.
e. As an offspring of our parents and ancestors, we are to take pride with honour and dignity of the credibility of the Name our ancestors worked hard for as they passed it unto us.
f. We as a Shrine work together for good as a Family work together for their sustenance and preservation.
g. We do not harm one another in thoughts, words or deed.
h. As a family creates a home; so as our shrine creates a home where safety and comfort can be found.
i. A home whereas its member can find solace through communication, cooperation and coordination to achieve spiritual growth and advancement in harmony and at peace with each members.
j. A Family that does not tolerate misbehaviour of its member but confront the family member to correct their ways.
k. As member of the Family, we give respect and support to one another’s idea. We allow the practice of Free Will towards one another as long as it harms none.
l. We as Family, value the cultivation of individual’s faith and spiritual growth. No two individual are the same; thus we value and respect the uniqueness of each individual difference.
m. Though we acknowledge individual differences among each member, our relationship with one another will not be diminished but instead will be strengthened by our commonality.
n. Having Faith is very personal and individualistic. No one can have faith for the certain individual sake, but the individual only. In having Faith there are no proxies.
o. Each individual members of the Shrine is responsible in cultivating their own faith, so as every individual is also responsible in moulding their own destiny.
p. The Shrine responsibility towards each member is to provide them a safe, non-threatening and non-judgemental venue in cultivating each individual’s faith towards their own spiritual growth and advancement.
q. We do not give time to rumours. We value what is right and true. And our concern is for our own spiritual growth and advancement without degrading or stepping on others shoes. We have our own eyes to see. Ears to hear. And Mouth to speak. We have our hands to work and feet to walk. And with all of these, we live an honourable life.
r. The Shrine values the constant sharing of thoughts, ideas and concerns to each member. Through this, harmonious relationship with one another will develop. Constant communication, cooperation and coordination are what we are building within our shrine.
s. And finally, we see each other as the manifested vessel of the Divine. And with these, we give respect towards one another as the other is the manifestation of the Divine. The Goddess and the God is within us all. And if the Goddess and God are within us, we will not aim Harm to one another but instead love one another as the Goddess and the God loves us all.
Section 9 & 10 Article 2 of Luntiang Aghama's By Laws state that:
Section 9 Like any other organization, the Shrine is incorporated by Trust among its members to one another in sharing one’s knowledge and in exhortations towards the spiritual advancement and development in order to attain each individual goal of achieving enlightenment and in serving each individual purpose in life.
Section 10 The Shrine, on its capacity and authority has the right to refuse, revoke, disown, and terminate any member who do not conform and cause disruption, defamation and deliberately violate this by-laws and constitution.
On May 1, 2016 our group will have a National Convention of Filipino Pagans in defining Paganism in the Philippines.
The objectives of the said event are as follows:
1. TO ESTABLISH CLEAR DEFINITION OF FILIPINO PAGANISM
2. TO CONDUCT COMMUNICATION IN ORDER TO IDENTIFY THE MAGICO- SPIRITUAL RELIGIOUS PRACTICES OF FILIPINO PAGANS
3. TO DEVELOP A POLICY ON WHICH THE MAGICO-SPIRITUAL RELIGIOUS PRACTICES COULD BE
4. TO RECOGNIZE AND ORDAIN CLERGY/PRACTITIONER WHO CAN MINISTER IN ACCORDANCE TO THE ESTABLISHED MAGICO-SPIRITUAL RELIGIOUS PRACTICES.
5. TO CREATE A COORDINATING CENTER OF WHICH THE ESTABLISHED MAGICO-SPIRITUAL RELIGIOUS PRACTICES COULD BE OBTAINED.
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