Bacolod bishop defies Comelec order to take down ‘Team Patay’ tarpaulin

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THIS tarp hangs at San Sebastian Cathedral in Bacolod City. CARLA P. GOMEZ/INQUIRER VISAYAS FILE PHOTO

BACOLOD CITY, Philippines—Bacolod Bishop Vicente Navarra said Thursday he would not take down an oversized tarpaulin listing the names of candidates his diocese supports and those it spurns as directed by the Commission on Elections but would instead put up more such posters at other churches in the diocese.

Navarra was responding to a directive from Esmeralda Amora-Ladra, director of the Comelec’s legal department, that he remove the “Team Patay/Team Buhay” tarpaulin in front of the San Sebastian Cathedral. She warned the bishop could be charged with an election offense if the poster was not removed.

Amora-Ladra’s letter addressed to Navarra was sent by fax to the Comelec Bacolod office on Wednesday night.

But Navarra remained defiant.

He told a news conference on Thursday that the diocese’s Team Buhay/Team Patay tarpaulin would be replicated at other Catholic churches throughout the Bacolod diocese.

He said also that the Diocese of Tarlac had informed him that similar tarpaulins would be installed in churches in the province.

Navarra maintained that the tarpaulin was not put up to spite anyone. The diocese was expressing its stand that the Reproductive Health Law must be repealed because it was an insult to God, he said.

“Infringing on the right to life was an infringement on all other rights,” he added.

Navarra’s lawyers also maintained that the order of the Comelec to take down the tarpaulin was both unconstitutional and a threat.

“The tarpaulin is not illegal. It will not be taken down. And the bishop is prepared to go to jail if necessary to stand up for what he believes in although that is not likely to happen,” said Ralph Sarmiento, dean of the University of Saint La Salle College of Law in Bacolod City.

He said at the same news conference  that he and the bishop’s legal team would defend the bishop and the Diocese of Bacolod and their freedom of expression.

Aside from Sarmiento, other members of the panel fielding questions at the press conference were Mitchelle Abella and Raymundo Pandan Jr.

Sarmiento said the Diocese didn’t violate any Comelec rule because the tarpaulin was not an election campaign material but a continuation of the Diocese’s campaign against the Reproductive Health Law.

Last Feb. 22, Bacolod Election Officer Mavil Majarucon-Sia asked Navarra to remove the tarpaulin that identified the senatorial candidates who should be supported and those who should be rejected because of their position on the RH Law.

Seven senatorial candidates have been tagged by the diocese as members of “Team Patay.” They are Juan Edgardo Angara, Francis Escudero, Loren Legarda, Alan Peter Cayetano, Risa Hontiveros-Baraquel, Teddy Casiño and Jack Enrile.

The partylist groups Gabriela, Bayan Muna, Akbayan and Anak Pawis are also on  the “Team Patay” list.

The six senatorial candidates on the diocese’s  “Team Buhay” are Joseph Victor Ejercito-Estrada, Antonio Trillanes, Gregorio Honasan, Mitos Magsaysay, Koko Pimentel and Cynthia Villar.

The Comelec said the diocese violated the election law that limits the size of campaign posters.

The diocese’s tarpaulin is six feet by 10 feet while the allowable size is only two feet by three feet.

Amora-Ladra in her letter called on the Catholic Church to set an example.

“We pray that the Catholic Church will be the first institution to help the Commission on Elections in ensuring the conduct of peaceful, orderly, honest and credible elections,” Amora-Ladra wrote.

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  • TwiggyRamirez

    “And the bishop is prepared to go to jail if necessary to stand up for what he believes in although that is not likely to happen,” said Ralph Sarmiento, dean of the University of Saint La Salle College of Law in Bacolod City.”

    — hahaha! aabangan kong mangyare ‘to. nakakatawa na talaga mga kaparihan dito sa Pinas, palibhasa mga padre damaso kaya ugaling ipokrito.

  • johnlagrimas

    …pray for yourself Amora-Ladra that your office would eventually learn how to count during elections. 

  • patrickinca

    Send him to jail! Fine the church for violating the constitution! The church doesnt own the philippines!

  • 1GeorgeTolentino2

    CBCP = Catholic Bayot’s Conference if the Philippines

  • BatangSingapore

    sultan sinuway si abnoy at ngayon naman mga katolikong pare ay sinuway ang diktador na si abnoy hahahhahahaha.

    mukhang nagsisimula na magising ang mga filipino na ang nakaupo sa malacanang ay intsik na abnoy.

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_6ODLDBBLVPVJCOODC6Y4CKJTVA lex

      It Shows na totoo ang DEMOKRASYA sa PINAS, Kung panahon ni MARCOS yan PATAY silang lahat kapag di sumunod. So anung pipiliin mo totoong DEMOKRASYA o DIKTADURA? Subukan mong wag sumunod sa batas dyan sa Singapore, sure ako CANNED ka.

      • BatangSingapore

        style talaga ng abnoy ang manghila ng pangalan at ilayo ang topic.  ganunpaman, madaming proyektong nagawa si marcos samantalang ang dalawang presidenteng aquino ay bokya.

        tungkol naman sa pagpatay e bakit hindi naman namatay si cory kahit bawal sa batas ang ginawa nyang people power.

        ang isyu ay wala ng sumusunod kay abnoy maliban sa mga tangang naniniwala sa kanya.

      • frudo

        eh ikaw sino pinaniniwalaan mo sure ka ba  na hindi ka tanga sa pinaniniwalaan mo? sige nga sabihin mo nga dito sa forum kung sino ang pinaniniwalaan mo?

      • BatangSingapore

        simple lang siempre. naniniwala ako na totoo na team patay nga ang team ni abnoy.

        samantalang team buhay naman ang team ni president binay.

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_6ODLDBBLVPVJCOODC6Y4CKJTVA lex

        Pawala ng pawala ang KREDIBILIDAD ng SIMBAHAN. Dapat di na sila nasasangkot sa ganitong mga ISSUE. Di dapat sila nakikialam sa PULITIKA, dapat as RELIGIOUS INSTITUTION maging NUETRAL sila. Lumalabas na MASAHOL pa sila sa MARUMING PULITIKO. CATHOLIC CHURCH, kahit ba MAGNANAKAW, SUGAROL, BABAERO, ILLEGAL LOGGER, SMUGGLER basta nag ANTI RH BILL, tatangkilikin nyo na?. Nawawala na ba talaga ang TUNAY NA MISSION ng simbahan?

      • BatangSingapore

        dun ka sa supreme court maghabol bugok

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_6ODLDBBLVPVJCOODC6Y4CKJTVA lex

        Di lang mukha mo ang bugok, pati UTAK mo BUGOK!

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_6ODLDBBLVPVJCOODC6Y4CKJTVA lex

        Si BINAY PALA ha? Gusto mo ilabas ko dito kung sino si BINAY, baka wala kang ALAM, ng matauhan ka, sabihan mo lang, Idi detalye ko dito sa blog.

      • BatangSingapore

        dun ka sa supreme court maghabol bugok.

      • frudo

        ay tanga karin pala naniniwla ka kay binay, kung magsalita ka kala mo di ka tanga ,  

      • BatangSingapore

        dun ka sa supreme court maghabol bugok.

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_6ODLDBBLVPVJCOODC6Y4CKJTVA lex

        Martial law at CRONISM, yan ang mga proyekto ni marcos. Ikaw ba naman na maging diktador ng 20 taon, dapat talaga may magawa ka!
        Sa pagsasalita mo pa lang, mas masahol ka pa sa lumalabas sa BUNGANGA mo., Dapat siguro bago ka mag blog, mag MOUTHWASH ka muna!

      • BatangSingapore

        dun ka sa supreme court maghabol bugok.

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_6ODLDBBLVPVJCOODC6Y4CKJTVA lex

        mukha mo ang bugok! sinabing mag mouthwash muna. Baguhin mo na rin name mo. Mas bagay sayo BATANG BANGLA! !

  • basilionisisa

    warning-warning pa itong Comelec, if that is the Law, then take it down yourself regardless where ever it may be standing, inside or outside the church! ipakita nyo sa mga Bishops from Hell na ito na HINDI sila above the Law!

  • http://www.facebook.com/beng.atibo.3 Beng Atibo

    Ibagsak si Padre Damaso. They are not above the law!!! No need of warning. Just take it down.

    • BatangSingapore

      law ka ng law e wala ka naman alam sa law, sige nga ano ang nilabag hahhahahahaha.  lawko lawko ka.

      • frudo

        wala nman nilabag baka naregaluhan lang ng team buhay kuno hahahahhaha may mga pnapaboran na mga trapo 

      • BatangSingapore

        dun ka sa supreme court maghabol bugok.

      • frudo

        bat apektado ka hahahah bugok ka rin

  • http://www.dafk.net/what/ Kilabot ng mga Balahibo

    I may be wrong, but…

    from what I gather, Bishop Navarra is protecting his right of expression, by setting up the poster in front of his church.  This includes the names of those who favor RH as well as otherwise. Naturally, the constitution protects this type of free expression, in fact, it guarantees it.

    However, there is another law regarding placing election related ads as prescribed by the election code. This controls the use of election materials brought about by the unhampered abuse that comes in past elections.

    The problem here, albeit free expression, the content of the ad is election related. And that this expression violates a limited prohibition about ads used for or against candidates. His his free expression is not hampered if it is not within the election period. Nor his free expression would be hampered if his ad contained names of people who are for or against people not running for elections.

    If this train of thought would be acceptable, then what is to prevent other people, supporters of candidates, or the candidates themselves to build ads on property they themselves own, all in the name of free expression? Wouldn’t the law regarding the campaign ads be a toothless law, and we return to the ages where our streets are filled with such excessive election ad materials?

    2ndly, the freedom of expression does not discriminate whether the politicians are pro or against RH. If the good bishop is in the notion that his freedom of speech IS BEING CURTAILED  to stop him from publishing or shaming those who voted for RH, then he is mistaken. The law doesn’t distinguish whether you vote for pro RH or not. In fact, it would be of service to those who disagrees the RCC stand on RH, TO KNOW those who voted for RH. Those who use reason instead of [blind] faith.

    If his ultimate purpose is to inform the people, influence them, then he can do that with a smaller ad focused on the same audiences, just as long as it conforms to the law about campaign ads. If I may suggest, smaller ads that people can carry home.

     

    • Jane Tan

      Hmmmm… you mean when someone shouted “damaso” inside a place of worship and got jailed? I think he broke the law despite exercising his freedom of expression.

      So… if this person is breaking the law by putting up his poster while exercising his freedom of expression, shouldn’t he be jailed too?

      • http://www.dafk.net/what/ Kilabot ng mga Balahibo

        exactly. jailed is such a harsh term, reprimanded, if you will.

        difference? one has the option of removing the ad, and replacing it with what conforms to the prescribed laws at election time. To avoid being…..reprimanded.

        and another thing, if the analogy is strictly enforced, that would mean celdran’s “Damaso” sign must be of specific width and height as it is an ad. But not the tenor or strength of his voice.

        lol.

        (ummm the above is in jest, i hope you dont take it too seriously)

  • dikoy321

    Voice from Germany:

    Just FILE a case gainst the Bishop, NO Warnings needed !

    Warnings SERVE no one and help nobody !

    He might be a Bishop but that does NOT mean he is above the laws of the Philippines !

    Comelec should file a case, and PNP should ARREST this Bishop and PUT him in jail !

    Who does he thinks he is, above everyone else ?

    COMELEC, this is a GOOD Chance for you to PROVE one thing:  Put this stupid Bishop in jail and PROVE that no lightning will hit NO ONE in COMELEC for doing the RIGHT, LEGAL, CORRECT thing !

    Forward Philippines and LEAVE Padre Damaso behind !!!

  • vaporub123

    sad to say pero HINDI DAPAT MAKIKIALAM ANG MGA PARI / OBISPO SA GOBYERNO.Hindi nga nila kaya pakakainin ang mga namamalimos sa kalsada at squatter areas kung ano ano pang sinasabi.ayaw na lang nilang sabihin na humihingi sila ng porsyento o pera ng maibaba ang tarpaulin.

    • sanjuan683

       Hindi yata tinatablan ng hiya ito mga bishop at pari. Siguro paminsan-minsan ay dapat makatikim ng mag-asawa sampal ang mga ito para magising na sila ay under ng gobierno ng Pilipinas.

  • andrew lim

    BISHOP NAVARRA: TIGAS ULO NA, MAHINA PA SA MATH

    This is defiance based on ignorance. The “custodian of moral values”  is teaching our youth that you can get around rules, and defy authorities.

    Besides, cutting down a 6 x 10 poster into two does not make it into two 2 x 3s.

    A 6 x 10 poster cut into half that way just turns it into two 6 x 5 posters. Dimwits.

    A 6 x 10 poster has an area of 60 sq ft. A 6 x 5 poster has an area of 30sq ft.

    A 2 x 3 poster has an area of only 6 sq ft. 

    Baluktot na prinsipyo, mahina pa sa math.

    • Jane Tan

      WAHAHAHAHA natuwa nga ako sa solusyon niya eh! super pro!

  • mamamia

    What happened to separation of Church and State?

    • frudo

       wala sa pinas nun asa pa.

  • kahlilpope tabernero

    kjadho’ahd

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/AIRJXV5SX6VB4MZQCXV6TXSMEI George

    GANYAN KA-BOBO ANG BISHOP NG TAGA BACOLOD..PWEEEE… HUMIHINGI NG PAGBABAGO SA GOVT PERO ANG SARILI NILA HNDI MABAGO BAGO…KUNG MAKAPAG SARING SA HOMILY AKALA MO KUNG SINONG MATUWID PERO ANG NASA ISIP MALAKI BA ANG NAILAGAY NG MGA TAO SA OFFERING…MAPAGKUNWARI… PAG MAG CONDUCT NG MASS SA PRIVATE CMPNAY DAPAT MERN MINIMUM NA OFFERING,,,LETSE! PERA PERA LANG PLA ITO…NI HINDI NGA MATULUNGAN ANG MGA TAONG NASA KALSADA EH TAPOS LAHAT I-ASA SA GOVT AT LGU’S ..MGA MAPAGBALAT-KAYO…PWEEE…KAYO!!!

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/IWFSALMB332A4KPJKBXQDIZO6M Chris

    Sabi sa Romans 13 na dapat ay magpasailalim ang mga tao sa gobyerno dahil ang Diyos ang siyang nagtatag ng mga ito.

    Sabi rin ni Kristo sa Luke 20 na ibigay kay Caesar ang siyang dapat kay Caesar, at sa Diyos ang  iyong nararapat sa Diyos. Ito ay patungkol sa pag bayad ng buwis.

    Ang Kristiyano ay inaasahang sumunod sa mga katuruan ni Kristo. Subalit bakit pawang hindi kayang sundin ng mga pari ng simbahang romano katoliko yaong mga simpleng katuruan sa Bibliya? May batas patungkol sa eleksyon… ang mabuting Kristiyano ay inaasahang sumunod sa mga batas na ito. May batas patungkol sa pagbayad ng buwis, ngunit ginawa ang lahat para hindi magbayad ng buwis… 

    Sabagay, mahirap nga naman umintindi ang mga pari na nakapagpalago ng sarili nilang paniniwala na hindi naaayon sa kasulatan ng Bibliya. 

    (di nga pala ako miyembro ng anu mang sekta… pero isa akong taong naniniwala lamang sa Bibliya at may pananalig sa Diyos)

    Sa mga nagsasabing binabatikos ng walang kaukulang basehan ang mga prayle ng simbahang romano katoliko… subukan ninyong pag-aralan ang kasaysayan ng katolesismo… hanapin ang mga sumusunod:

    1. Pope Alexander VI (Rodrigo Borgia), ang papang kurakot na may ilang kalaguyo at mga anak na kung saan yung isa eh minana ang pagiging obispo noong si Rodrigo ay naging papa

    2. Inquisition (special mention to Spanish Inquisition) na kung saan daang-libo ang pinatay sa ngalan ni Kristo… 

    3. Indulgences (indulhensiya) – ang pagbebenta ng “kaligtasan” at pagpawi ng kahirapan sa purgatoryo… milyones ang nakolekta para sa pagpapagawa ng mga marangyang katedral. Tinuligsa ni Jose Rizal ang gawaing ito.

    4. Vatican Concordat with Hitler (aka Reichskonkordat) – isang kasunduan sa pagitan ng Vatican at ng gobyerno ni Hitler. Nagbigay lehitimo sa gobyerno ni Hitler.

    5. Jewish ghetto – ang puwersahang paglipat ng mga Jews sa masikip at masalimuot na lugar sa bisa ng papal bull ni Pope Paul IV sa 1500s. Sa buong Europa ay nagkaroon ng paniniwala na hindi dapat magsama ang mga Jews at mga katoliko sa lipunan. Itong kasaysayan ng ghetto ang siyang ginamit ni Hitler na basehan sa kanyang pag exterminate sa humigit-kumulang 6 million na Jews noong World War II.

    Ilan lamang iyan sa mga masalimuot at kahindik-hindik na pinaggagawa ng mga prayle ng simbahang romano katoliko.

    Si Kristo at ang kanyang mga apostoles ay namuhay ng simple… naglalakad, nakikitira, natutulog sa mga nayon, at minsa’y nagta-trabaho upang mabuhay. Si Kristo at ang kanyang mga apostoles ay nagturo patungkol sa pagpapakumbaba, sa pagsunod sa gobyerno (tandaan na si Kristo ay isang Jew na namuhay sa panahon na nasakop ni Caesar at ng Roma ang Israel, at napakalupit ng mga Romano), at sa pamumuhay ng simple.

    Ngunit ang mga prayle ay nakatira sa mga marangyang gusali… may marangyang mga katedral… at ang papa ay balot sa mga mamahaling mga hiyas… at sa Pilipinas, alam natin yung isyu sa Pajero bishops, at alam natin na ang mga prayle mahilig manguna sa pulitika… tsk, tsk, tsk.

    Sana ay subukan ninyong magsaliksik pa ng husto upang mamulat sa katotohanan na  ang mga pobreng mananampalataya ay ginagamit lamang ng mga prayle ng mahigit sa isang libong taon na. 

    • sanjuan683

       Ang ganda naman ng paliwanag mo, nun ko pa alam ang iba sinabi mo. Ang nabasa ko pa lang yun kay Pari Alberto na tumiwalag at ibinulgar ang mga kalokohan ng simbahan katoliko.

  • lolo_Jose

    IYAN BA ANG UGALI NG ISANG PRINSIPE NG SIMBAHAN? NASABING OBISPO
    HINDI MARUNONG TUMUPAD NG BATAS NG BANSA!!! MAS MATAAS BA SILA
    KESA SA BATAS NG TAO? PAPAGBAYARIN NA NG BUWIS ANG SIMBAHANG
    KATOLIKO TUTAL MAHILIG NA SILANG MAKISAWSAW SA GOBYERNO!!!

  • iping2sison

    Bacolod Bishop Navarra should be charged, if he is found to have violated the election law.  COMELEC should not hesitate to file the appropriate charges. In another matter, the Good Bishop preach obedience to authority but he does otherwise. He also preach love but is sowing hatred. He sees himself as pastor of his flock but instead leads them into the cliff. The problem with Bishop Navarra is he only sees the tree but not the entire forest.

  • ulag ko

    cry baby… natalo lang sa issue ng RH Bill. imbes na makigpag away sana manguna sa reconcillation at pagkakaisa… nilalayu nyo  kami sa simbahan…yan ang problema pagpakialamero sa politika…  nakakahiya… pero tuloy parin ang pananalig sa Puong my Kapal… hahay

  • http://www.facebook.com/edward.cadigal Edward Cadigal

    Church has no power over politics, Separation of the church and state is still in effect in this Country, No one is above the law even bishop. 

    • basang sisiw

       this is not about church and the government. this is about citizens who support their religious beliefs and against the RH Bill. simply freedom of expression, anong masama doon?

      • Jane Tan

        Hmmmm… you mean when someone shouted “damaso” inside a place of worship and got jailed? I think he broke the law despite exercising his freedom of expression.

        So… if this person is breaking the law by putting up his poster while exercising his freedom of expression, shouldn’t he be jailed too?

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_LOYLUR7CLE3OPTVP7R4LQ7DFVQ Ernesto

      sino ba yang bishop bishop na yan @$#% hole na yan paki check na lang kung ano talaga ang kasarian nyan ,,,baka gusto lang mag pakulong para makatikim ng drama sa wetpu sa kulungan,,, bishop magdala ka na rin  ng baby oil pipilahan ka sa loob ng kulungan sigurado yun,,,

  • Ganymede

    Comelec should order the police to arrest the bishop. Pronto!

  • dickenhead

    hhaha  if were in the “team buhay” i’ll start to worry about my chances of getting elected

    • pj2003

      ha ha ha.. you put in words what’s in my mind.

  • sanjuan683

    Dali lang remedio yan buhusan lang ang pintura eh di tapos ang kuwento. heheheheheh

  • Albert Einstien

    team patay …double dead kayo ngayon…sabi NYO WALA naman VOTING INFLUENCE ang simbahan ….NGAYON BAKT TAKOT kayo…I-SPREAD nyo po yan CHURCH..TEAM PATAY ….ilagay nyo sa LAHAT ng KANTO at SIMBAHAN…sa youtube, TWITTER at FACEBOOK……LINGO lingo nyo BANGGITIN  sa PULPITO yan mga AYAW nyo..na ALAGAD ng mga TEAM PATAY…..lol

    mabait pa nga ang SIMBAHAN ….kung ako adviser ng simbahan.dapat tawag sa KANILA TEAM BOCHA… DOUBLE DEAD na mga BABOY na politiko…!

    • superpilipinas

      He-he-he.

      Exactly. 

      And they should be proud to be Team Patay if that is what they stand for.

      • frudo

        at sana manalo ang team patay para mapatunayan na wla naman na sila influensya sa bansa ang saya saya pag nagkaganun, pero sana mali ako

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_6ODLDBBLVPVJCOODC6Y4CKJTVA lex

      “TEAM DAMASO ” ,  mas maganda pakinggan!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_3RMNEZCQQHXWOQRXJROQ2CORFU Homer Guo

    si gwen garcia at itong bishop na to birds of the same feather….fly away hhaha

  • txtman SUPOTiful Bading

    AHAHAHAHAY
     
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    GUSTO SIGURO MAGPAKULONG KASI GUSTO MAGPALAMOG NG PWET NYA SA
     
    KULUNGAN
     
     
    AKALA MO KUNG UMASTA EH HINDI SYA SAKOP NG BATAS
     
    LAW OF GOD LANG DAW ANG SUSUNDIN
     
    AHAHAY!!!
     
    SUPOTIFUL

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/VPZAEIOQJN3PYLPJ2UQ47AWISA alberto

      Bakit hindi ninyo kasuhan ang mga super laking mga posters ng kandidato na nakapako sa poste ng koryente, koryente, mga kahoy at mga bawal na lugar.  Pumunta kayo COMELEC Amora-Ladra dito sa Batangas City, mga super giant laki ng mga posters ng kandidato— at November 2012 lang nag umpisa na silang magkabit.

  • basang sisiw

    the tarpaulin to me stands for freedom of expression and has nothing to do with the election campaign. it only shows names of political figures that support/unsupport the infamous RH Bill. sa isip ko walang masama doon.

    • Jane Tan

      Hmmmm… you mean when someone shouted “damaso” inside a place of worship and got jailed? I think he broke the law despite exercising his freedom of expression.

      So… if this person is breaking the law by putting up his poster while exercising his freedom of expression, shouldn’t he be jailed too?

    • BOYPDAF

      Brod tandaan mo ang Freedom of Expression ay hndi absolute!eh utusan kaya kitang tirahin mo ang simbahan sa pamamagitan ng radyo ewan ko lng kung di ka makulong!bakit si Celdran Freedom of Expression din yun diba pero kinulong..kasi nga hindi absolute!

  • Jane Tan

    If it is listing candidates, then it is campaign material. Otherwise, our candidates can simply enlist little children to draw-up posters with their names and post these materials in areas that normally prohibit campaign material.

    Atleast now we know where donation money is going. Instead of the poor people its supposed to help, its going into campaigning for a renewal of the Church’s power in the country.

  • BOYPDAF

    Tandaan mo bishop na pati mga katoliko na ordinaryong pilipino ay kabilang sa may gusto ng RH bill..yun nga lamang itong mga mambabatas ang naging daan para masaibatas ito,dapat ilagay nio sa tarpulin ang milyon milyong pangalan na pabor sa RH!ang Freedon of expression ay hnidi absolute..hindi ka na nakontento sa Homily mo..eh di dapat hndi nio kinasuhan si Celdran..freedom of expression din yun dib??un nga lang mali na pamamaraan!ang gawin mo bishop ay huminto sandali at tingnan ang lobong populasyon!puro ka donasyon!naka SUV ka rin ba nung panahon ni GMA?ngtatanong lng po

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_LOYLUR7CLE3OPTVP7R4LQ7DFVQ Ernesto

      korek ka dyan brod,,, anung SUV lang tingnan mo yung mga family members nyan ang yayaman na,,,brod naniniwala ako sa diyos at may diyos but sorry to say di ako naniniwala sa mga pari o pare,,, sila pa ang number 1 na makasalanan ,,,ginagawa nilang proteksyon ang kanilang mga abito o nagtatago sila sa kanilang kasuotan para sa tingin nga tao sila ay banal,,, ang dami kong nakikitang mga pari na nagkaka anak ng lingid sa kaalaman ng ibang tao ,,,malaking kasalanan yon di ba

  • TinaCarunungan

    defend his freedom of expression? nope sorry. not in this case and if that were the case whats to stop everyone from posting posters/tarpaulins about people they want to vote for? please start using your brains thanks 

    • JamesCarag

      freedom of expression? or freedom of manipulation? 

      • DanielMarquez

        manipulation! sinisira lang yung mga iba candidates. ewan ko lang kung sobrang tampo rin sila kasi na pass yung RH bill or baka may iba ginawa bakit gusto nila sirain yung ibang candidates and boboto yung mga “gusto” nila :P

  • KelvinViray

    just tax them seriously. they keep jumping on everyone business anyway

  • RachelleDomingo

    wala namanpatay sa RH bill. LOL galing talaga nila

  • frudo

    ok lang na nilagyan nila ng team patay pero yung nilagyan nila ng team buhay ang mga trapo,  malinaw na discriminasyon at pakikialam sa Gobyerno na may pagbabanta. ilan na bang pulitiko ang sinuportahan nila na mga magnanakaw..  ang pagnanakaw ay malinaw din na pag patay sa kapwa. so lahat sila kabilang din sa team patay.

  • frudo

    PULITIKA RELIGION kakaumay na kayo!

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_LOYLUR7CLE3OPTVP7R4LQ7DFVQ Ernesto

      mahiya naman kayo mga pare na nakikialam sa pulitiko o gustong maging politiko,,nagba basbas kuno ng holly water eh itong sila ang dapat sunugin sa impyerno,,, sila raw ang sugo ni lord ,,pero tatlo tatlo ang jowa at nag kaka anak pa sa labas,,, yakkkkssss

  • Hey_Dudes

    If a catholic bishop can openly defy election policies, how can you expect the regular Juan dela Cruz to follow the law either?

  • jseesus

    mukhang malaki ang lagay ni villar sa mukhang pera na pari na eto. obvious naman, saan naman kukuha ang tukmol na yan ng panggastos sa oversize na tarpulin na yan.

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_LOYLUR7CLE3OPTVP7R4LQ7DFVQ Ernesto

      money talks dre,,,sinabi mo pa,,,kaya nga tinawag na pare dahil pera kailangan nyan,,

  • disqusted0fu

    Candidates themselves are violating and defying Comelec rules and orders here and there, focus on that. And most importantly, focus on the unresolved problems of the defective PCOS machines and its source code. Comelec keeps on addressing petty problems but neglecting the major ones.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_7QTYKO7F57WFJORQANVV5VMC6E Pacoy Titoy

    WALANG VIOLATION…. hindi naman campaign materials yun… hindi rin kandidato yung bishop o sino man dun sa Diocese… SO WALANG KASO… Mga tao dito, mga inutil na tuta ng TEAM PATAY! Manigas kayo!

    • frudo

      may team patay dapat may team magnanakaw din para patas!

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_LOYLUR7CLE3OPTVP7R4LQ7DFVQ Ernesto

        i agree with you pards dapat lakihan pa ang placards ng mga MAGNANAKAW ang dami nyan pards ,,,,,

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_APPRDV7A2ZT3XQX2OSUZBRJ6XE Visorian

    Di ko magets. Di ko na makita ang mga koryente, halaman at poste as amin. Walang kaso ang mga epal. Yung pari na nagpost dahil sa experssion ng cause nya at sa loob ng property nya, papatulan? Paghiwalayin mo nga ang pagiging Pilipino ng pari at ng pagiging Pari nya. Sige nga aber. Anong separation ng State ang sinasabi nyo pa. Malamang nase separate ng mga pulitiko ang State sa spiritual na pagkatao nya, dahil sa loob ng government office, wala na silang Diyos. Tama ba? Paki explain naman po sa kin yung separation ng Church and State.

    • frudo

      walang seperation ng church and state sa Pinas,, yung ang totoo kaya no need mo pa na malaman kung ano yun,,, tingin ka nalng sa paligid mo malalaman mo na.  sa loob ng government office mga religios ang ibang tao dun kaya di pde mawla ang Dios. ang dapat lang mawala ay mga pakialamero na wla nman experience sa pagpapamilya,  

  • frudo

    magsipag asawa na nga kayo ng hindi kyo bugnutin, dami pde gawin eh, eepal pa sa election.. bgo ko sundin ang mga gusto nyo tungkol sa RH magasawa muna kyo at magpamilya, para pag sampu na mga anak nyo tignan ko lang kung di kayo gagamit ng condom or pills, 

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_LOYLUR7CLE3OPTVP7R4LQ7DFVQ Ernesto

    di ko alam kung anong klaseng naglilingkod sa simbahan itong mga ito,,, kaya nag resign si pope dahil sa kahihiyang ibinigay nyo sa pope,,, nasabing naglilingkod sa simbahan pero nakikialam sa pulitika,,,kasama pa sa mga rally,,ngek,,,, tingnan nyo na lang at bilangin kung nakaka quota kayo sa mga abuloy na natatanggap ninyo…

    at sa bilis ng pag laki ng populasyon sa atin sa pinas kaya nyo bang mga pari na pakainin ang mga nagugutom?????sa akin lang mas gugustuhin ko pang manalangin ng taimtim kaysa  humarap sa mga paring makasalanan,,,napakarami kong nakikitang pari na nag kaka relasyon at nagkaka anak pa sa labas…

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/NXV3F6YUQWDOA4HPYOFN5F2N3U Danyel

    Ganito ba ang mga taong nagbabasa ng Bibliya? Formality na lang sa kanila ang pagiging pari at obispo grabe……tsk tsk tsk…..mga sarado utak…….ang hindi nila alam, nakuha na ni Satanas ang mga puso nila at kaluluwa……

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/NV25ZPWMBDYFXEYR3AWQ43ZS5E Hein S

    TEAM PEDOPAYL = cbcp

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