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Marbel bishop emeritus Dinualdo Gutierrez buried at the Christ the King Cathedral compound

 

 
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Marbel bishop emeritus Gutierrez dies

KORONADAL CITY – Bishop Emeritus Dinualdo Gutierrez of Marbel diocese has passed
away Sunday morning at a hospital in Gen. Santos City, the diocese announced
today.

He was 79 years
old.

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Pope says UAE trip was ‘new page’ in dialogue between Christians, Muslims

VATICAN— Pope Francis said Wednesday that his recent trip to Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates was a step forward in Catholic-Muslim dialogue and promoting peace among religions.Though a brief visit, the scattered seeds of the Feb. 3-5 trip will bear fruit according to God’s will, he said during the general audience Feb. 6.The visit to the UAE, and second meeting with the Muslim Grand Imam of al-Azhar, wrote a new page in the history of dialogue between Christianity and Islam and in the commitment to promote peace in the world on the basis of human brotherhood.

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Archbishop Lamponand My heart is bleeding for my people in Jolo

COTABATO CITY – Archbishop Angelito Lampon of the Oblates of Mary Immaculate yesterday
assumed as the head of the archdiocese of Cotabato with mixed feelings as he
was battling an upheaval on one thing and celebrating a new assignment on
another.

Upheaval
because blood of Catholic faithful litter the cathedral he served for the past
21 years.

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OMI Philippine province statement on Jolo bombings

The Oblates of Mary
Immaculate, Philippine Province are in deep grief and sorrow with the bombing
of the Jolo Cathedral. We have lost brothers,
sisters, and friends. We are one with
their families in this difficult time – for they were also a family to us. Our grief is even greater as the bombing
happened at a time when the Holy Mass is being celebrated at the Our Lady of
Mount Carmel Cathedral.Indeed, they
have died as martyrs witnessing to their Christian faith as they braved to stay
in Jolo despite constant intimidation and risks.

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CBCP likely to discuss May polls in plenary meeting

The midterm elections will likely be among the agendas of the Catholic bishops during their meeting in Manila over the weekend, a church official said.Fr. Marvin Mejia, secretary general of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines, said the meeting will give the church hierarchy a chance to discuss crucial issues, including the May 13 polls.

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Church cannot turn a deaf ear to Duterte’s tirades — bishop

A Catholic bishop said he cannot turn a deaf ear to President Rodrigo Duterte’s attacks on the Church any longer.Bishop Ruperto Santos of Balanga said Catholicism is under attack and it’s time for the church to stand its ground.

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Pope appoints new bishop of San Jose de Antique

Pope Francis has appointed today Monsignor Marvyn Maceda as the new bishop of the Diocese of San Jose de Antique.Maceda, 49, becomes the first bishop from Naval which was created a diocese in 1988.He succeeds now Archbishop Jose Romeo Lazo who was appointed to head the Archdiocese of Jaro in February 2018.The bishop-elect took his philosophical studies at the Sacred Heart Seminary in Palo, Leyte, and his theology at the San Jose Seminary in the Ateneo de Manila University.He was ordained a priest for the Naval diocese on May 29, 1996.Among his first assignments were as parish priest at Our

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Pope names new bishop of Daet

Pope Francis has appointed Fr. Andrew Alarcon as the new bishop of the Diocese of Daet in Camarines Norte.The appointment was made at the Vatican on Wednesday, Jan.

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Bishops see return of Balangiga bells as path to healing

MANILA - Catholic bishops welcomed the return of the three Balangiga church bells taken by the US soldiers as war booty more than a century ago.Archbishop Romulo Valles, president of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines, said the return of the bells is an opportunity to understand history better with a mature perspective .

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