Catholic Church leaders join petition vs anti-terror law

Credit to Author: William B. Depasupil| Date: Fri, 24 Jul 2020 06:50:34 +0000

MANILA Auxiliary Bishop Broderick Pabillo, and several other Church leaders and groups and private individuals joined a petition asking the Supreme Court (SC) to declare the entire Anti-Terror Act of 2020 unconstitutional. The petition for certiorari and prohibition, with prayer for temporary restraining order andor writ of preliminary injunctions, was filed on Friday by petitioners […]

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Catholic Dioceses That Paid Huge Sex-Abuse Settlements Managed to Get PPP Loans

Credit to Author: Trone Dowd| Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 16:55:06 +0000

Through persistent lobbying on Capitol Hill, the Church was able to bypass the 500-worker limit on the coronavirus-relief loans primarily meant for small businesses.

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Catholic church social arm running out of funds

Credit to Author: William B. Depasupil| Date: Fri, 22 May 2020 08:21:08 +0000

THE worldwide pandemic and the recent typhoon have taken its toll on the finances of Caritas Philippines, the Catholic Church’s humanitarian arm, amid increased demand for its services. Bishop Jose Colin Bagaforo, who chairs Caritas Philippines, on Friday appealed for funding support, saying that the lockdown has affected its Lenten fundraising called “Alay Kapwa” (AK). […]

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Catholic Church calls on govt to allow public masses to resume

Credit to Author: William B. Depasupil| Date: Tue, 05 May 2020 09:39:20 +0000

CATHOLIC Church officials called on the government to allow the resumption of public masses and other services, assuring higher authorities of continued compliance with the health protocol guidelines of the Department of Health (DoH) to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). Manila Auxiliary Bishop Broderick Pabillo, apostolic administrator of the Archdiocese of Manila, […]

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Pope names Tagle one of highest ranking cardinals in Vatican

Credit to Author: William B. Depasupil| Date: Sat, 02 May 2020 05:55:32 +0000

POPE Francis named his eminence, Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle, “cardinal-bishop”, making him one of the highest ranking prelates in the College of Cardinals. The Vatican announced Tagle’s appointment on Friday, the second in four months. The Pope, in December, named the former Manila archbishop as Rome’s new Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of […]

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Catholics reminded of ‘martyrdom’ on ‘Red Wednesday’

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 27 Nov 2019 13:53:35 +0000

“MARTYRDOM is not about dying for the faith.It is about living for the faith.” This was the message by Caloocan Bishop Pablo David in his homily during the “Red Wednesday” Mass at the Manila Cathedral in Intramuros, Manila in honor of Christians who were persecuted because of their faith. David called on Christians to harbor […]

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PNP, Catholic Church join hands for localized peace talks

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:13:00 +0000

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The Philippine National Police (PNP) and leaders of the Catholic Church have joined hands to explore and reaffirm the collaboration of both sectors to end the decades-long insurgency in the country.

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