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Laguna youth sponsor Lenten exhibit

SAN PEDRO, Laguna-- Young people of Laguna will be setting up a weeklong Lenten exhibit entitled "Ang kwento ng Buhay na tumubos ng Buhay" at SM Center Muntinlupa from April 2 to 7. Asked about the idea behind organizing such an exhibit, Edward Era, founder of Samahan...

Youth urged: ‘Actively support BEC programs’

ANTIPOLO City– During their quarterly assembly, youth leaders of the Diocese of Antipolo were encouraged to actively take part in Basic Ecclesial Community (BEC) programs and to reach out to chapels and communities.

Search on for Novaliches leaders with a H.E.A.R.T

Novaliches Bishop Antonio R. Tobias, D.D. during the Diocese of Novaliches' Theological Pastoral Congress on the “Year of the Parish as a Communion of Communities. MINNIE AGDEPPA NOVALICHES - In celebration of the “Year of the Parish as Communion of Communities”, the...

Bishop: Parish is sign of God and man’s unity

As the Church in the Philippines celebrates the Year of the Parish, a bishop from Mindanao reminded the faithful of the parish’s role in the Christian life, saying the parish is a “sign of unity” between God and man.

Franciscan launches new book on dialogue

An OFM Franciscan assigned to Visayas and Mindanao under the jurisdiction of the Custody of St. Anthony of Padua Southern Philippines launched on Feb. 27 a new book on dialogue entitled, “The Encounter that Changed Missions Forever.”

Duterte told: ‘Discipline out of love not anger’

TACLOBAN City  – Comparing the country to a family, a priest stressed that even the discipline of righting wrongs, as in the case of the Duterte administration's crackdown on illegal drugs, should be done “out of love not anger.” “Like in a family, children could not...

Iloilo students at ‘Caravan for Life’ call for for love not violence

Iloilo students show their rejection of the “culture of death” by joining the “Caravan for Life” on Feb. 24, 2017 in Iloilo City. (Photo: John Belle Agramon) JARO, Iloilo City, Feb. 28, 2017 – “As children of God, our mission is to be persons for and with others; this...

Laity told: Talk to lawmakers about death penalty

TACLOBAN City  – As the country continues to be polarized by national issues, a local priest deemed it necessary for the laity to be “conscienticized and to be pro-active rather than reactive”, particularly by approaching their lawmakers to let them know their...

Parishes mourn death of oldest priest

Fr. Ivo Velasquez with Msgr. Adan Apostol (seated) (Photo: Fr. Ivo Velasquez) TACLOBAN City  – Palo Diocese’s oldest priest passed away on Feb. 24 at the age of 92, leaving wonderful memories among clerics here. Parishes, mourning his death, included his eternal rest...

Friday is ‘free wedding’ day at this parish

The Parish of San Pedro Bautista, Old Moriones, Ocampo offers weddings for indigent couples every Friday. (Photo: Fr. Eric Bobis) OCAMPO, Camarines Sur - A parish in Old Moriones, Ocampo holds a regular wedding schedule for those who wish to have their union blessed...

Priest: Families need to pray together

  DOñA REMEDIOS TRINIDAD, Bulacan, Feb. 13, 2017 – During a Mass in honor of this town's patroness, Our Lady of Lourdes, a priest called on families to go back to the habit of praying together. Msgr. Pablo Legaspi Jr., P.C., Chancellor of the Diocese of Malolos...

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