Monday, April 24, 2017

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UST honors Japanese ‘samurai-saint’

THE UNIVERSITY paid tribute to the newly beatified Justo Takayama Ukon in solemn rites at the Thomas Aquinas Research Complex last March 28. The event...

CBCP head lauds Earth Hour initiative

THE HEAD of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has called on the faithful to "nurture and care for creation" in line...

Church must challenge death penalty bill, summary killings — seminary rector

THE RECTOR of a major seminary has defended the Church in its vocal opposition to the death penalty and summary killings despite being criticized...

Bishops hit use of bible to justify death penalty bill

THE CATHOLIC Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has hit back at those who use the bible to defend the revival of capital punishment...

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....

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