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December 2, 2018 1:58 AM De Lima deplores Duterte's attack vs prelate

Opposition Senator Leila M. de Lima has chided Duterte for his desperate bid to besmirch the name of a Catholic prelate, whom many identified as Caloocan Bishop Pablo David, by baselessly accusing the latter of using Church funds for personal use. De Lima, a devout Catholic, said it is very typical of Mr. Duterte to resort to destroying the good name and reputation 80

October 6, 2018 6:00 PM Holy Rosary Month celebrated in Manaoag, Manila, QC

La Naval de Manila fiesta and grand procession slated Oct. 14 October is Holy Rosary Month, and the Solemnity of Our Lady of the Rosary will be celebrated in key churches nationwide. Santisimo Rosario Parish Church of the University of Santo Tomas (UST) in Sampaloc, Manila, and the Minor Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary of Manaoag in Manaoag, Pangasinan 30

July 10, 2018 9:31 AM Don’t use the pulpit to criticize me—Duterte

President Rodrigo Duterte has asked the Catholic Church not to use the pulpit to criticize him after he agreed to stop his anti-Church rhetoric, his spokesman said Tuesday. This development came after Duterte had a 30-minute private meeting with Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) President Romulo Valles on Monday in Malacanang 21

July 9, 2018 10:25 AM Bishops call for 3-day fasting after Duterte says God ‘stupid’

Archbishop Romulo Valles (center), president of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP), gestures as he speaks to Monday, July 9, 2018, in Manila, Philippines. The CBCP has called for fasting and prayers after President Rodrigo Duterte called God “stupid” and questioned God’s existence. (Photo by AARON FAVILA / AP) The Catholic Bishops 15

July 9, 2018 9:19 AM Duterte meets Valles, agrees to ‘moratorium on statements’ vs Church

Archbishop Romulo Valles, CBCP president, meets with President Rodrigo Duterte and special assistant Christopher Go on Monday, July 9, 2018, in Malacañang. (Photo from Malacañang) President Rodrigo Duterte met with Davao Archbishop Romulo Valles, president of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP), in Malacañang Palace on Monday afternoon 12

July 3, 2018 11:52 AM Manila bishop dares Malacañang: Name 'destabilizers' from Church

MANILA - A Catholic bishop has dared Malacañang to identify church officials who may be conniving with communist rebels to oust President Rodrigo Duterte. In a report from CBCP News on Tuesday, Manila Auxiliary Bishop Broderick Pabillo challenged Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque to back his statement. "He should name names. (Otherwise) he is just spreading 20

July 2, 2018 11:25 AM Roque now smells reds-church link

PRESIDENTIAL Spokesman Harry Roque is now not ruling out the possibility that Catholic Church leaders are conniving with communists to oust President Rodrigo Duterte. “Baka marami nga sa kanila (Catholic Church leaders) ay hindi nila tatanggapin si Presidente kaya nga hindi malayo na magkaisa ‘yung ilan sa kanila ng CPP-NPA na patalsikin si Presidente 22

June 30, 2018 5:10 PM Most adults vs same-sex union

The Social Weather Stations on Saturday disclosed 61 percent of adult Filipinos disagreed while 22 percent agreed there should be a law allowing the civil union of same-sex couples—data the Catholic Church immediately welcomed. The Catholic Church maintained that marriage was a permanent union of man and woman. In the SWS survey released during the weekend 17

June 30, 2018 4:50 AM Duterte to have 'one-on-one dialogue' with CBCP president

MANILA- President Rodrigo Duterte will have a "one-on-one dialogue" with the head of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP), Malacañang said Saturday. Duterte will meet with CBCP President and Davao Archbishop Romulo Valles as agreed during a meeting between Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque and Papal Nuncio in the Philippines 17

June 18, 2018 7:49 AM As prelates oppose arming clergymen, martial arts seen as alternative

The proposal to arm priests was widely thumbed down by prelates, but they welcome martial arts as an alternative. Caceres Archbishop Rolando Tria Tirona strongly opposed the proposal to issue firearms to priests even if only to protect themselves from assailants such as the New People’s Army (NPA). “Even Jesus Christ’s life was always in peril, but he was never 14