Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Witness

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...

Upcoming Synod of Bishops to focus on youth

POPE FRANCIS has bared that the youth will be "the center of attention" of an upcoming assembly of bishops from around the world. In a...

Sangguniang Laiko to organize ‘pro-life unity walk’

THE LAY arm of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) is set to organize a “pro-life unity walk” to register its opposition...

UST alumnus is first Asian bishop of American diocese

A THOMASIAN alumnus was appointed bishop of Salt Lake City, Utah by Pope Francis last Jan. 10, the first Asian and Philippine-born prelate to...

UST to host int’l Divine Mercy conference

THE UNIVERSITY will host the second day of the World Apostolic Congress On Mercy (WACOM), an international gathering of devotees of the Divine Mercy...

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