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CBCP: Church bells ring Nov. 8, day of prayer

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has declared Saturday a National Day of Prayer.

Posted: November 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Bells that saved Pampanga folk from lahar stolen

THIEVES stole San Vicente Chapel’s two bells that warned residents of the  lahar  flow from  Mt. Pinatubo that erupted back in 1991. E.I.REYMOND T. OREJAS/INQUIRER CENTRAL LUZON

Two church bells that alerted some 3,000 families in Barangay (village) San Vicente here of the need to evacuate from lahar flows after Mt. Pinatubo’s eruptions in 1991 had been stolen early this month.

Posted: January 20th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

2 war bells back to Philippines; what about big ones?


So when are they going to return the big bells? The question came up on Sunday after American Catholic nuns returned to Philippine custody two small bells taken by US soldiers after they bombarded a church in Meycauayan, Bulacan, 112 years ago during the Philippine-American War. The two small bells were formally turned over on […]

Posted: October 17th, 2011 in Headlines,Nation | Read More »