Iglesia ni Cristo backs Mark Villar’s senatorial bid
MANILA, Philippines — Religious group Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) has officially endorsed the senatorial bid of former Department of Public Works and Highways Secretary, Mark A. Villar in the upcoming national elections.
The influential religious group made the announcement during the “Mata ng Agila” news program over Net 25 on Tuesday night whose primary stakeholders hold key positions within the powerful church group.
UniTeam senatorial candidate Villar thanked the INC for supporting his bid for a Senate seat in May 2022 elections.
“Taos puso po akong nagpapasalamat sa milyun-milyong kapatiran ng Iglesia ni Cristo sa pangunguna ng kanilang Tagapamahalang Pangkalahatan Kapatid Eduardo V. Manalo. Pinahahalagahan ko po ang suportang ibinigay ninyo sa akin, sisikapin ko po na ang tiwalang pinag kaloob ninyo saakin ay mag bubunga”, Villar said.
If elected, Villar vows to continue the incumbent administration’s flagship “Build, Build, Build” infrastructure modernization program.