Wednesday, June 28, 2017

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Adapt to change, Church leaders urged

THE HEAD of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has urged fellow prelates to adapt to change to draw young Catholics to...

‘State cannot silence the Church’ — priest-legal expert

A PRIEST and legal expert has stressed that the Church can speak its mind on government affairs and cannot be muzzled by the state. “When...

Cherish family despite struggles, imperfections, Dominican youth told

A DOMINICAN preacher urged young people never to turn their backs on their families at the start of the "neocentennial" Dominican Youth Retreat earlier...

Villegas closes PH celebration of Dominican Jubilee

THE HEAD of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Conference (CBCP) closed the Philippine celebrations of the 800th anniversary of the Dominican Order last...

Thomasian bishop: ‘Build more places of mercy’

MALOLOS Bishop Jose Oliveros called for the construction of shelters and orphanages as an act of mercy to the homeless and abandoned. Oliveros, a Thomasian...

UST Publishing House to launch book on Filipino Dominicans, UST history

A COMMEMORATIVE book on the history of the Dominican Order and the University will be launched at the closing Mass of the Dominican Jubilee...

Villegas: ‘Death penalty promotes revenge’

THE DEATH penalty promotes revenge instead of mercy. In his homily during the Eucharistic celebration at the World Apostolic Congress on Mercy (Wacom), Archbishop Socrates...

Former chief justice lambasts summary killings in world congress on mercy

A FORMER chief justice has condemned the mounting cases of extrajudicial killings linked to President Rodrigo Duterte's bloody anti-drug campaign, calling it the “work...

‘Empathize with victims of conflict, injustices’ – Mindanao cardinal

COTABATO Archbishop Orlando Cardinal Quevedo urged delegates of the fourth World Apostolic Congress on Mercy (Wacom) to empathize with victims of conflict and social...

Tagle welcomes 5,000 delegates to world congress on mercy in Manila

THERE is no human need that Jesus cannot address. This was the message of Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle as he opened the fourth...

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