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  • Today
    LAS PIÑAS CITY, August 22, 2014— San Ezequiel Moreno y Díaz lived long enough in the Philippines to consider himself a Filipino. On August 19, the newest church in Metro Manila was dedicated to this Spanish Recollect friar who once served as parish priest in Las Piñas in the 19th [...]
    Fri, Aug 22, 2014
    Source: CBCP News Online
    MANILA, August 22, 2014—Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Emeritus Oscar Cruz says president Benigno S. Aquino III’s one term in office is enough, adding that he is not convinced another term will be in the nation’s “best interest”. In a recent interview over Radyo Veritas, Cruz explained that PNoy’s four years as Chief Executive [...]
    Fri, Aug 22, 2014
    Source: CBCP News Online
    SIERRA LEONE, August 22, 2014—Despite the ongoing threat of the killer Ebola virus, a Filipino Catholic missionary priest in Sierra Leone in Africa has decided to stay in order to “share Christ” with people who do not yet know Him. Fr. Anthony Patrick S. Santianez, a Xaverian missionary from Calbayog, Samar [...]
    Fri, Aug 22, 2014
    Source: CBCP News Online
    QUEZON City, August 22, 2014— Two Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) described their recent repatriation experience from Libya “traumatic”, blaming the government for the less-than-stellar handling of the process. OFW Juan Miguel García revealed over Radyo Veritas that many of the 1, 500 OFWs, who had agreed to be repatriated back to [...]
    Fri, Aug 22, 2014
    Source: CBCP News Online
  • Today
    (Vatican Radio) The President of Caritas Internationalis, Cardinal Oscar Andrés Rodriguez Maradiaga S.D.B. has written a letter to Chaldean Catholic Patriarch Louis Raphael Sako and to the President of Caritas Iraq, Bishop Shlemon Warduni to express his concern for the safety of their communities and for the wellbeing of “all [...]
    Fri, Aug 22, 2014
    Source: News.va
    (Vatican Radio) In the midst of their irreplaceable loss, the parents of slain journalist James Foley who was killed this week by the Islamic State group in Syria, were called by Pope Francis who consoled them for their loss and assured them of his prayers. The Director of the Holy See [...]
    Fri, Aug 22, 2014
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    (Vatican Radio)  The Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace has announced the theme selected by Pope Francis for the upcoming World Day of Peace.  The theme, “Slaves no more, but brothers and sisters” will be the title of the Message for the 48th World Day of Peace, celebrated on 1 [...]
    Fri, Aug 22, 2014
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    Cardinal Edmund Casimir Szoka, Archbishop emeritus of Detroit, President emeritus of the Pontifical Commission for Vatican City State and of the Governorate of Vatican City State, died on Wednesday night, 20 August, at Providence Park Hospital in Novi, Michigan,. He was 87 years old. Upon hearing the news, Pope Francis sent a telegram to Archbishop [...]
    Fri, Aug 22, 2014
    Source: News.va