By Jocelyn R. Uy
We implore God to send us rain. Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle made this plea on Monday, urging the Catholic faithful to storm the heavens with a special prayer for rain to stop El Niño’s scorching heat that had dried up dams and farmlands.
By Liza Jocson and Allan Nawal
Zamboanga Archbishop Romulo dela Cruz has urged the people to pray more as the country will be facing typhoons as well as periods of drought brought by the El Niño phenomenon in 2014.
By Erika Sauler
, Kristine Felisse Mangunay
They went to different schools, prayed in different churches. It made no difference. Kristine Joie Azarcon Danan, a member of the Iglesia ni Cristo, and Nikko Martel Viray Dio, a devout Roman Catholic, finished with identical scores of 86.20 percent to top the 2013 Nurse Licensure Examination.
By Yolanda Sotelo
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.
By Niña P. Calleja
, Shiena M. Barrameda
They may have lost their homes and their property—in fact, even their churches—but not their faith.