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Prelates acted on their own, says CBCP of visit to Arroyo

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Former president and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. FILE PHOTO

Five Catholic archbishops on Sunday visited former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and said Mass in her suite at the state-run hospital where she is detained on plunder charges.

Posted: January 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Archbishop urges Catholics to pray for end to war, violence, poverty

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Archbishop Socrates Villegas. FILE PHOTO

Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas, the president of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP), has called on the Catholic faithful to start the New Year by praying for an end to war, violence, hunger and poverty.

Posted: December 29th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Church or no church, dawn Masses go on

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The nine-day “Simbang Gabi” and dawn Mass—a Filipino way of preparing for Christmas—endures, even in areas devastated by Supertyphoon “Yolanda.” INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

They may have lost their homes and their property—in fact, even their churches—but not their faith.

Posted: December 16th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Million People March to bring call vs ‘pork’ to Makati on Oct 4

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On the eve of a massive protest to be held at Rizal Park in Manila on Monday, Aug. 25, Malacañang on Sunday maintained that the graft-ridden pork barrel had been scrapped. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Organizers behind the social media-driven “Million People March” are taking the mass movement against the pork barrel system to the next level on Oct. 4 — right at the heart of the country’s financial district.

Posted: September 30th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

5,000 join anti-pork march in Cebu City

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Members of the militant group Abolish Pork Movement demonstrate their disgust at the House of Representatives. INQUIRER FILE PHTO / MARIANNE BERMUDEZ

At least 5,000 joined a prayer-rally to press for the abolition of pork barrel system in the handling of government funds, and the resignation of all officials involved in the scam.

Posted: September 29th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

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