By Ben O. de Vera
, Jocelyn R. Uy
Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle said Friday that former Quiapo Church rector Msgr. Josefino “Monsi” Ramirez did nothing wrong when he accepted donations from Janet Lim-Napoles, the alleged brains behind the P10-billion pork barrel scam.
By Erika Sauler
“Anyone would want to return to where he or she was born,” a Muslim resident of the Quiapo district of Manila said Wednesday as she voiced hope that Thursday’s signing of the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro would bring peace to Mindanao.
By DJ Yap
As in past observances of the feast of the Black Nazarene, Manila’s Quiapo district turned into a virtual wasteland in the wake of the kilometers-long procession by millions of devotee on Thursday, pollution watchdog EcoWaste Coalition lamented Friday.
By Nestor Corrales
After almost 19 hours of inching through a sea of devotees, the Black Nazarene finally arrived in Quiapo church at 1:57 a.m. Friday.
By Maricar B. Brizuela
Even an image believed to be powerful and miraculous like the Black Nazarene of Quiapo needs an army of protectors.