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Cardinal Tagle explains prayer service for Roxas, Binay, Poe

MANILA (PNA) -- Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle said the primary purpose of the prayer service that was attended Monday evening by the top contenders for the presidency in the May 2016 polls is to reflect on servant leadership.” It was organized by the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) as part of pastoral care, not only of voters but also of potential candidates,” he said in an interview over Church-run Radio Veritas.The prayer service was attended by Vice President Jejomar Binay, Senator Grace Poe and Interior and Local Government Secretary Manuel Mar


Bishopand No NPA nun, priest in Diocese of Marbel

KORONADAL CITY -- Bishop Dinualdo Gutierrez of the Diocese of Marbel has denied there were priests and nuns in the diocese who are sympathizers or supporters of the New Peoples Army as claimed by South CotabatoReacting to South Cotabato Gov.


Youth urgedand Consider religious life

MANILA — Halfway through the ongoing Year of Consecrated Life,” a religious priest has invited young Catholics to open up to God, and to include the religious life among their vocation options. Listen Listen to His call. Do not ignore it. Do not set it aside. Once you hear it, plant it in your hearts,” Fr. Dexter Toledo, O.F.M., reminded the young faithful in Filipino.Talking over Know The Truth” on Thursday, Aug.


Tagle’s hopeand IEC will forge unity

MANILA – We are constantly lookingand how can we be a family united? And our hope is that through this International Eucharistic Congress, the Catholic Church, and all the Christians could contribute to this search for communion and unity.”This was the message of Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle during a national press conference on the 51st International Eucharistic Congress held on Aug. 12 at Arzobispado de Manila.


Missionaries urge release of illegally arrested brothers

GINGOOG CITY — The Rural Missionaries of the Philippines (RMP) along with its Northern Mindanao subregion (NMR) demands the unconditional release” of its former volunteer teacher, Daniel Lampusay, and his brother Ejun, who they assert were illegally arrested and detained by the military. Gross violation We denounce the gross violation of the basic rights of Lampusay brothers by the elements of the 58th Infantry Battalion. This is another desperate measure of the military to threaten the Lumad community in the area,” said Sr.


Politicians no participation in Cebu International Eucharistic Congress - archbishop

MANILA (PNA) -- The organizers of the 51st International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) said that politicians will have no participation in the Church-sponsored event to be held in Cebu City on January 24-31, 2016.According to Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma, the event’s committee assured that government officials will be allowed to attend the proceedings but they will be there as spectators.


CBCP prexy expresses dismay over inaction on political dynasty bill

MANILA (PNA) -- A Catholic prelate expressed dismay over the inaction by lawmakers on the measure prohibiting political dynasties.


OMI's Timanan mission celebrates 34th patronal fiesta

TIMANAN, South Upi, Maguindanao - The Our Lady of Salvacion Parish is celebrating its 34th patronal fiesta on August 16, 2015, a Sunday. Everyone is invited, parish priest Fr. Dennis Gui, OMI said.


Mindanao-wide climate campaign held

DAVAO CITY -Inspired by Pope Francis’ Laudato Si’, the Global Catholic Climate Movement (GCCM) has jumpstarted its grassroots campaign in the various episcopal sees of Mindanao from Aug. 4 to 7 in a bid to raise awareness among the faithful on the need for climate action in the light of Catholic social teachings.People first Mindanao suffered much from the abuse of the environment, Many Church people, priests, religious, and lay leaders offered their lives in defense of the forests and the island’s rich resources. But until today, profit is still valued over people.


CBCP chief asks prayers for INC

MANILA — The Catholic Church called on the faithful to pray for the peaceful resolution of what looks like an ongoing crisis in the leadership of Iglesia ni Cristo.Asked by reporters for his comment on the controversy, CBCP president Archbishop Socrates Villegas said it is only right that the Catholic Church responds to INC leaders’ appeal for prayers, calling on Catholics to do so. First, Ka Angel called for prayers.



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Pope names new Sorsogon bishop

SORSOGON - Pope Francis has appointed Fr. Jose Alan Dialogo of the Manila archdiocese as the new bishop of Sorsogon.


Bishops push for greater mining accountability

KIDAPAWAN CITY - Mindanao bishops have joined the initiative for the government to hold mining firms accountable for the environmental and...

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Reading 1ROM 1:16-25

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MILF infighting sends civilians fleeing

DATU MONTAWAL, Maguindanao  – A long standing territorial dispute between members of Moro Islamic Liberation Front in Maguindanao erupted...



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