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  • Today
    Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines president Archbishop Socrates Villegas (Photo: CBCP News) By Fr. Ranhilio Callangan Aquino Archbishop Soc Villegas, currently CBCP president, has recently come under fire for what some take to be his ‘limp-wristed’ position towards the President’s combative attitude towards the Supreme Court and related issues. I [...]
    Sat, Jul 26, 2014
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    Memorial of Saints Joachim and Anne, Parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary Lectionary: 400 Reading 1JER 7:1-11 The following message came to Jeremiah from the LORD: Stand at the gate of the house of the LORD, and there proclaim this message: Hear the word of the LORD, all you of Judah who enter these gates to worship [...]
    Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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    San Fernando Archbishop-elect Florentino Galang Lavarias MANILA, July 25, 2014 – His Holiness Pope Francis today named Iba Bishop Florentino Galang Lavarias as Archbishop of San Fernando (De Pampanga) today. He succeeds Archbishop Paciano Basilio Aniceto, now 77 years old, whose resignation from the pastoral care of the same archdiocese upon reaching [...]
    Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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    MANILA, July 25, 2014—Convinced it will be nothing but a grandstanding drama, a church leader challenged President Benigno S. Aquino III (PNoy) to forego the State of the Nation Address (SONA) and to consider getting “on the ground” to know what real life is like for ordinary Filipinos. “I join those urging [...]
    Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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    (Vatican Radio) South Korea's central bank said Thursday it will release a set of commemorative coins to celebrate Pope Francis' upcoming visit to the country next month. The Pope is scheduled to visit South Korea on Aug. 14-18, during which he will conduct four Masses, including one for the beatification of [...]
    Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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    (Vatican Radio) Pope Francis made a surprise visit on Friday to the Vatican’s canteen for its employees.  He turned up there unexpected shortly after noon much to everybody’s astonishment and after taking a tray and cutlery joined the line with all the employees to be served his lunch.  Staff at [...]
    Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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    (Vatican Radio) Meriam Ibrahim, the woman who was sentenced to death in Sudan for refusing to renounce her Christian faith, arrived Thursday in Italy and met with Pope Francis in the Casa Santa Marta. During the meeting, she was accompanied by her family: Husband Daniel Wani,  Martin (a year and [...]
    Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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    (Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has said he is praying for the success of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham's forthcoming "Called To Be One" exploration day, which it has planned with the aim of increasing understanding of the Ordinariate's purpose and reaching out to those who may feel [...]
    Fri, Jul 25, 2014
    Source: News.va