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Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel masterpiece exhibition is coming to Manila

Italian master artist Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel ceiling paintings exhibition is coming to the Philippines this 2023, bringing the frescoes of Biblical panels up close to the viewer.

Filipino Cardinal Chito Tagle favored to succeed Pope Francis

Filipino Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle is being eyed as a potential successor of Pope Francis whose knee ailment that caused him to cancel some planned trips raised speculation that the Catholic pontiff would be retiring soon.

Filipino Cardinal Chito Tagle leads historic beatification of Pauline Marie Jaricot

Filipino Cardinal Luis Antonio "Chito" Tagle has been appointed to lead the historic beatification ceremony of Venerable Pauline Marie Jaricot, the last step before canonization to sainthood.

Pope Francis appoints Filipino priest Albino Barrera to Vatican Academy

Pope Francis has appointed Filipino priest Albino Barrera as a new member of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences in the Vatican.

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.

Cardinal Chito Tagle honors Filipino immigrants in message to Pope Francis

Cardinal Luis "Chito" Tagle has honored Filipino immigrants in his message to Pope Francis at the end of the Holy Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica for the 500 Years of Christianity in the Philippines.

LIST: Philippines opens 500 Jubilee Churches for faith quincentennial

The Philippines is opening the doors to 500 Jubilee Churches designated to mark the quincentennial commemorations for the arrival of the Christian faith in the country in 1521.

Filipino Cardinal Chito Tagle appointed by Pope Francis to Vatican central bank post

Filipino Cardinal Luis Antonio "Chito" Tagle has been appointed by Pope Francis to a new post as a member of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See (APSA) which operates like the Vatican's central bank.

Filipino veteran actress Nova Villa receives Papal Award for Church Work

Filipino veteran actress Nova Villa has been bestowed the Papal Award by Pope Francis, the highest form of recognition given by the Vatican to laypeople for their service to the church.

WATCH: Cardinal Chito Tagle celebrates 1st Simbang Gabi as Vatican official in Rome

Filipino Cardinal Luis Antonio "Chito" Tagle has celebrated his first "Simbang Gabi" as a Vatican official in Rome leading the Holy Mass at the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, considered the largest Catholic Marian church.

Pope Francis appoints Cebuano Jan Thomas Limchua as Vatican papal chaplain

Pope Francis has appointed Cebuano priest Jan Thomas Limchua as a Vatican papal chaplain.

Pope Francis appoints 4 Pangasinan priests as new “Missionaries of Mercy”

Pope Francis has appointed four priests from the Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan as the Catholic Church's new "Missionaries of Mercy".
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