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Despite absence from Pope itinerary, Cebu keeps faith

SHIRT designer Jonathan Culubio dries the print on a Pope Francis shirt in his studio in Cebu City. CARINE ASUTILLA/INQUIRER VISAYAS

The strength of the city’s faith in the Catholic Church could be measured by how it anticipates the visit of Pope Francis, even if the city known for its devotion to the Church and its symbols is not on the Pope’s itinerary.

Posted: December 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Poll finds some Anglican priests do not believe in God


Two percent of Anglican clergy do not believe in God, according to a poll on Tuesday in which dozens of respondents said they were “not sure ‘God’ is more than a human construct”.

Posted: October 29th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Facing death, Sudanese woman relied on her faith

Meriam Ibrahim AP FILE PHOTO

The Sudanese woman imprisoned for refusing to reject Christianity said in a televised interview airing Monday night that she was resolved to keep her faith even if it meant death.

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Naga braces for a million pilgrims

A REPLICA of the image of Our Lady of Peñafrancia, which was carved and painted with dog’s blood by local artisans three centuries ago, dominates the landscape in the backyard of the Bishop’s Residence in Naga City while pet sheep graze on the grass lawn. JUAN ESCANDOR JR./INQUIRER SOUTHERN LUZON

Over a million pilgrims are expected to flock to this city starting next week to take part in a centuries-old feast to honor the Bicol region’s most revered Catholic icon, Our Lady of Peñafrancia, or Ina.

Posted: September 6th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

VIPs, politicians not invited to Pope’s lunch

Pope Francis gives a thumbs-up as disabled children perform for him during his visit to the rehabilitation center for disabled people at Kkottongnae in Eumseong, South Korea, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014. The Pope will lunch with the poor when he visits Tacloban City on Jan. 17, 2015.  AP PHOTO/AHN YOUNG-JOON

Bad news for politicians and rich people who hope to rub elbows with Pope Francis during his first visit to the Philippines in January.

Posted: August 18th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »