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Kidapawan clergy mark ‘Year of Clergy’ with tree-planting

Kidapawan Bishop Jose Colin M. Bagaforo led the symbolic tree-planting of the Samahan ng mga Pari at Relihiyoso ng Kidapawan (SPARK) on July 23 as part of the year-long diocesan celebration of the “Year of the Clergy and Consecrated Persons.”

Bulacan seminary honors 1st bishop alumnus

During the Institution to the Ministry of Lectors and Acolytes at Immaculate Conception Major Seminary (ICMAS) on July 10 in this town, the seminary community rejoiced over the appointment of Fr. Nolly Camingue Buco, 54, who graduated from the institution’s theologate in 1993.

Book launched to mark 300th year of Paete church dedication

On the occasion of the 300th anniversary of the dedication of the St. James the Apostle Parish Church in this town, Fr. Francis Eugene A. Fadul, a devotee and a pilgrim of the “Camino de Santiago”, launched the book Apostol Santiago sa Mata ng Isang Peregrino on Saturday, July 14.

Imus diocese to hold ‘Laudato Si’ eco-workshop

The Diocese of Imus in Cavite will be holding an in-depth ecological discussion and a plastic waste management workshop this month in line with Pope Francis’ three-year-old encyclical Laudato Si.

Humanae Vitae @ 50 forum set

Half a century after the landmark encyclical Humanae Vitae was issued, the Catholic Church’s definitive stand on birth control continues to guide Christian families into the 21st century.