Preamble – 1987 Philippines Explanation English, Tagalog Version

The Preamble is the first part of the 1987 Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines. Every Filipino must know the Preamble and know its meaning by heart. Most students in college who study law and political science, memorize the Preamble as it is the introductory part of studying the Philippine Constitution and it is also important to master its words and meaning behind it.

Every word is beautiful and meaningful. We also share the Tagalog or Filipino version of Preamble below.

Preamble 1987 Philippines Explanation English Tagalog Version

The Preamble

We, the sovereign Filipino people, imploring the aid of Almighty God, in order to build a just and humane society, and establish a Government that shall embody our ideals and aspirations, promote the common good, conserve and develop our patrimony, and secure to ourselves and our posterity, the blessings of independence and democracy under the rule of law and a regime of truth, justice, freedom, love, equality, and peace, do ordain and promulgate this Constitution.

Preamble Tagalog Version

Kami, ang nakapangyayaring sambayanang Pilipino, na humihingi ng tulong sa Makapangyarihang Diyos, upang bumuo ng isang makatarungan at makataong lipunan at magtatag ng isang Pamahalaan nakakatawan sa aming mga mithiin at mga lunggatiin, magtataguyod ng kabutihan sa bawat isa, mangangalaga at magpapaunlad ng aming kamanahan, at titiyak para saming sarili at angkanang susunod ng mga biyaya ng kalayaan at demokrasya sa ilalim ng pananaig ng batas at ng pamamahalang puspos ng katotohanan, katarungan, kalayaan, pag-ibig, pagkakapantay-pantay at kapayapaan, ay naglalagda at naghahayag ng Konstitusyong ito.

Preamble Meaning

Every word in the Preamble is meaningful. It encourages love and passion for our country, the Philippines. It shows significant messages about our deep roles and responsibilities to every Filipino and the society. As a free nation, we must act and spend our liberty with responsibility focusing on love of country, peace and unity.

Tell us what you think about the Preamble. Do you think it still define every Filipino nowadays? Share your views in the comments below.

1 comment

  1. Preamble is made from different sort of FEARS, Doubt ,
    Cowardness ,Uncertainties and a group of.destructors ,Collectors of happiness from painful crying Filipino families presently located in every firewalls of government Institution,Indeed,that was the negative side of our powerless right from its branches.Behind the truth in terms of power and wellness negativity still in tacked. ,. Strong minded filipinos made a set of maze to act in open new objectives needed by society known as democratic law that Filipino people should implement and not just by law makers.
    Everydoors in our democratic land have the hope and deserved quality life,but not in the shape of a knife and string of the gun. Boundaries are marked in stone in each boarder to develope and make it strong in any purposes not to commercialized and sell our pride . The chaos of manipulated system in our barbaric civil constitution past and present times where the league of those good academics business can allowed to know from bottom line thru it’s core .,and for them it Is the blind fold of justice and discrimination regardless of proof and prey.
    one powerful nation,One goal &,one Ambition is imposibe to find in our preamble But we are easily find stars. stop dreaming,stop asking instead a complete action for a fullest legacy is a must which Valuable truth is a criterion to live and survive.
    in behalf of High Standard covered through inherit superiority common Era stabilize the basic reform in ways aspects ;… Fair Judgement manifest Centralization in today modern half of civilization kicking forward in reality base in life cycle of Filipino core values. .celebrating every tradition,cultures still under the Sun, while covered by a wide edge of sky is just by the hands of Foolish Forces in our day by day living in our Nation. Preamble is the heart of every Filipino And laws are the brains of our land. But we’re is the essence of life of Filipino? And that is the stake of the state.

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