Thursday, March 30, 2017

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Lead sectors to promote agenda of the poor, ex-elections chief urges Church

A CONSTITUTIONAL expert has pressed the Catholic Church to use its resources and lead various sectors in addressing the issue of poverty in the...

Uphold integrity in Church ministries, Ombudsman tells seminarians

OMBUDSMAN Conchita Carpio-Morales has urged seminarians to “uphold integrity and good governance in Church ministries” in contrast to corruption in government. “As you fulfill your...

Pope Francis ‘taken out of context’ on ‘atheist’ remark

A CHURCH official has slammed media outlets for misrepresenting Pope Francis’ remarks on hypocritical Catholics and atheism, saying the Holy Father's words were “taken...

UST Central Seminary to host gathering of seminarians

THE UST Central Seminary is set to host “Kapatiran 2017,” a gathering of diocesan seminarians under the Seminarians’ Network of the Philippines on March...

Purge negative emotions, UST Rector urges Thomasians on Ash Wednesday

ASH WEDNESDAY is a reminder of our mortality and belonging to the Lord. This was the message of UST Rector Fr. Herminio Dagohoy, O.P. as...

CBCP head calls for ‘healing’ amid arrest of Duterte critic

THE HEAD of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has called for "the healing of our land," following the surrender of Sen....

Faithful troop to Luneta, call for end to summary executions and conscience vote vs...

CATHOLICS converged at the Quirino Grandstand Parade Ground Saturday morning for “Walk for Life,” voicing their opposition against summary killings of drug suspects and...

Catholics to hold ‘walk for life’ vs killings, death penalty bill

CATHOLICS will gather for a “Walk for Life” at the Quirino Grandstand Parade Ground on Feb. 18, to protest extrajudicial killings and the proposal...

Death penalty killed innocent heroes, says CBCP chief

THE HEAD of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has condemned anew the proposed revival of capital punishment in the country, arguing...

‘Slim chances of death penalty revival’ —prolife advocates

THE CHANCES of reviving capital punishment in the country are slim because of lack of support from Congress and the general public, according to...

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