Sunday, August 20, 2017

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Bishop calls for conversion and penance as Church marks Fatima centennial

NOVALICHES Bishop Emeritus Teodoro Bacani has called on the faithful to seek conversion and penance, as the Church marks the 100th anniversary of the...

Recall Christ’s sacrifice, Dominicans urge in ‘Siete Palabras’

DOMINICAN preachers urged Filipinos to recall Christ's sacrifices and follow his example of humility as they reflected on the "Seven Last Words" on Good...

UST Rector: Reflect on Christ’s death, renew yourselves in faith

UST RECTOR Rev. Fr. Herminio Dagohoy, O.P. called on Catholics to renew themselves in faith as they commemorated the sacrifice of Jesus Christ on...

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...

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