Rome Newsroom, Apr 3, 2021 / 06:00 pm (CNA).- Pope Francis has sent a video message to the Philippines to mark the 500 year anniversary of the first Mass on Philippine soil on Easter Sunday.“Give thanks for the gift of faith. Thank God for the people w… […]
Vatican City, Mar 25, 2021 / 09:00 am (CNA).- Pope Francis on Thursday named Cardinal Jose Fuerte Advincula as the next archbishop of Manila in the Philippines, succeeding Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle.
The Holy See press office made the long-awaited&nb… […]
CNA Staff, Mar 24, 2021 / 06:00 pm (CNA).- A spokesperson for Rodrigo Duterte, president of the Philippines, said the government will force local churches to close if priests hold public Masses in defiance of public health orders. A local bishop, howev… […]
Vatican City, Mar 14, 2021 / 05:00 am (CNA).- Pope Francis offered Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica on Sunday to mark 500 years of Catholic faith in the Philippines.“Dear brothers and sisters, 500 years have passed since the Christian message first arrived… […]
Vatican City, Mar 3, 2021 / 12:00 pm (CNA).- Pope Francis will offer Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica on March 14 to mark 500 years of Catholic faith in the Philippines.
The Mass will be attended by Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle, prefect of the Congre… […]
CNA Staff, Jan 14, 2021 / 02:19 pm (CNA).- A Catholic priest in the Philippines is set to stand trial on sedition charges, stemming from his public objections to President Rodrigo Duterte’s anti-drug policies.
Father Flaviano “Flavie… […]