Thursday, May 25, 2017

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Follow Christ’s example of humility, Catholics urged on Maundy Thursday

MANILA Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle washed the feet of former drug users, policemen and relatives of victims of extrajudicial killings on Maundy Thursday. The...

Fight for ‘culture of life,’ PH Dominicans urge Filipinos

THE DOMINICAN Province of the Philippines has reaffirmed its commitment to fight for a "culture of life" amid a proposal to reinstate capital punishment...

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...

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