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February 13, 2018 9:59 AM Cebuano Catholics exempted from abstinence for Chinese New Year celebration

CEBU CITY-Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma has granted Cebuano Catholics, especially those of Chinese descent, an exemption or dispensation from the Lenten discipline of abstinence in celebration of the Chinese New Year on Friday. The 67-year-old prelate, in an interview, said the archdiocese understands the value of the celebration for the Chinese community 5

January 14, 2018 9:05 PM Santo Niño de Cebú grand parade set Jan. 21; funds raised for Capiz church

The grand fiesta procession of the Santo Nino de Jesus will take place Jan. 21, beginning at the Basilica Minore Del Santo Nino of the Augustinian friars. The traditional Pontifical Mass at 6 a.m. will be led by Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma. The Santo Niño de Cebú is the oldest Catholic icon in the Philippines. This was the statue of the infant Jesus that was handed 12

December 12, 2017 9:16 PM Shrine for ‘Lupang Hinirang’ unveiled in Pangasinan

BAUTISTA, PANGASINAN—A historical shrine honoring the town where the lyrics of the national anthem “Lupang Hinirang” was written, was unveiled with a historical marker on Monday by Mayor Amadeo Espino and Ludovico Badoy, executive director of the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP). The shrine features a statue of poet Jose Palma 7

November 26, 2017 6:33 AM Former Bohol bishop Christian Vicente Fernandez Noel passes away at 80

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol — Retired Talibon bishop Christian Vicente Fernandez Noel passed away on Sunday morning due to complications from prostate cancer. Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma administered the Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick on Noel, a native of Cebu, shortly before he died at the Perpetual Succor Hospital in Cebu City at 2:44 a.m. on Sunday 4

October 29, 2017 10:10 PM San Miguel seals its twin towers

Christian Standhardinger was selected first overall by San Miguel Beer as expected on Sunday afternoon, and after coming up short in completing the franchise’s second Triple Crown sweep in the recently concluded PBA Season, the Beermen have added a blue-chip material to make another go at it. The 6-foot-8 Fil-German joins the star-studded team and will form a lethal 13

October 29, 2017 4:37 PM Standhardinger: Can’t wait to play with SMB

MANILA, Philippines — Christian standhardinger flew from hong Kong Saturday night for a whirlwind Manila journey, savoring the moment as the top pick in the 2017 PBA Rookie Draft then back to Hong Kong, guaranteed of a lucrative contract from San Miguel Beer. Standhardinger and future teammate June Mar Fajardo formed a towering duo on the stage as the Beermen 19

October 26, 2017 10:20 PM Outpouring of love in Vidal’s burial

CEBU CITY—For more than an hour on Thursday, the bells of Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral pealed to bid goodbye to the man who had led his flock for over 29 years. Three cardinals, hundreds of priests and members of the laity, as well as family members and household staff, brought Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Cardinal Ricardo Vidal to his final resting place 9

October 26, 2017 4:09 PM Cardinal Vidal laid to rest at symbolic ceremony

CEBU CITY – After a nine-day wake, the Prince of the Church on Thursday morning was brought to his final resting place – the mausoleum adjacent to the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral’s sacristy. The mother parish was filled with men and women of the cloth, dignitaries, Catholic faithful and family members of the late Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal 10

October 26, 2017 4:09 PM Cebu cathedral mausoleum closed to public after Vidal burial

CEBU CITY — The mausoleum of the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral will be closed for the next five days following the burial of Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal today. According to Fr. Brian Brigoli, chair of the Archdiocesan Commission on Culture and Heritage and current Cathedral Museum director, they will be working on the concrete slabs 7

October 26, 2017 4:00 PM Thousands attend Vidal’s burial

MANILA, Philippines — Cebu observed a day of mourning as Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal was buried yesterday. Cardinal Gaudencio Rosales, Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Tagle and Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Quevedo led the mass and funeral rites for Vidal at the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral. At least 25 bishops, more than 500 priests and nuns and over 55,000 Catholics 8