One thing have I desired of the Lord, that will I seek after; that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to behold the beauty of the Lord, and to enquire in his temple.(Psalm 27:4)
"In addition to temples, surely another holy place on earth ought to be our homes. The feelings of holiness in my home prepared me for feelings of holiness in the temple." James E. Faust
Cesar Abina Perez Jr., 60, Consolacion 2nd Ward, Cebu Philippines Consolacion Stake, called as president of the Cebu City Philippines Temple, succeeding President Arsenio A. Pagaduan. President Perez’s wife, Fe Visabella Alinsug Perez, will serve as temple matron, succeeding Sister Aida C. Pagaduan. He serves as the Philippines Cebu CES coordinator. Brother Perez has served as an Area Seventy, president of the Philippines Cagayan de Oro Mission, stake president, bishop, and temple open house and dedication committee coordinator for the Cebu City Philippines Temple. An institute director for the Church Educational System, he was born in Tomas Oppus, Philippines, to Cesar Fernandez Sr. and Isabel Calimbas Abina Perez.
Sister Perez serves as an assistant public affairs director for the Cebu Philippines Region and as ward activity chairman. She served with her husband as he presided over the Philippines Cagayan de Oro Mission and has also served in a stake Relief Society presidency and as a Sunday School teacher. She was born in Consolacion, Philippines, to Aurelio Ceniza Alinsug and Felisa Semblante Visabella.