Tag: Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines
Filipino bishops urge conscience vote, fight against disinformation in May elections
Filipino voters are being urged by the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) to exercise the conscience or moral vote and fight disinformation leading to the May 9 general elections in the Philippines.
Vatican envoy hails Filipino migrants as best missionaries
The Vatican envoy to Spain has hailed Filipino migrants as the best missionaries of the Catholic Church.
Cheaper yeast-based COVID-19 vaccine being developed by Fil-Am biologist-priest Nicanor Austriaco
Filipino-American molecular biologist and priest Nicanor Austriaco has confirmed that he is currently working on a cheaper yeast-based oral COVID-19 vaccine that will be made more accessible to Filipinos.
Jamie Rivera’s new song marks 500 years of Christianity in the Philippines
Filipina singer-composer Jamie Rivera is set to release her own interpretation of the official mission song "We Give Our Yes" to celebrate 500 years of Christianity in the Philippines.
Undas Online accepts prayer requests for departed loved ones
The 'Undas Online' website is ready to accept prayer requests for departed loved ones as cemeteries all over the Philippines will be closed on All Saints’ and All Souls’ Day in line with government regulations to contain the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) disease.
Bishops call for ecological conversion, advocate against single-use plastics
The Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has issued a pastoral letter to call for the faithful to work in line with the advocacy for ecology. Titled "An urgent call for ecological conversion, hope...
Pope Francis declares Filipina nuns venerable, on the path to sainthood
Mother Francisca Del Espiritu Santo De Fuentes and Mother Maria Beatrice Rosario Arroyo have been placed on the path to sainthood by Pope Francis. The two Filipino nuns were declared venerable by the Holy...