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Pope admits clerical abuse of nuns including sexual slavery

Pope Francis has admitted that clerics have sexually abused nuns, and in one case they were kept as sex slaves. He said in that case his predecessor, Pope Benedict, was forced to shut down an entire congregation of nuns who [...]

February 7, 2019 Religion

Sa unang araw ng Simbang Gabi, Cardinal Tagle tumukoy sa pang-aabuso ng kapangyarihan

‘Do not bully anyone,' sabi ni Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle sa unang araw ng tradisyonal na Simbang Gabi ng Pilipinas.   Sa pagtatapos ng tradisyunal na Simbang Gabi (Dawn Masses) bilang paghahanda para sa Pasko, ang Arsobispo ng [...]

December 16, 2018 Religion

Staffer ni Duterte pinaalis ang mga pastor sa Balangiga plaza sa turnover ng Balangiga bells

Ang isang staffer ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte noong Sabado ay nag-utos sa mga pari at obispo na umalis sa Balangiga Town Plaza bago siya dumating para sa turnover ng Balangiga bells, Fr. Edmel Raagas, isa sa mga saserdote sa kaganapan, [...]

December 16, 2018 Religion

Catholic Priest Who Died For 12 Hours Claims President Duterte Is An Angel. Sent By God

A Catholic priest from Malawi was officially dead for more than 12 hours before medics were able to miraculously re-start his heart and claims President Duterte is an angel. During that time, Father Ernest Mwinganyama claimed that he went to [...]

December 12, 2018 Religion, Trending News

Pastor Apollo Quiboloy claims: “Ako ang may ari ng sanlibutan, hindi kayo pupunta sa langit ng di dumadaan sakin!”

Pastor Apollo Quiboloy, the founder of Kingdom of Jesus Christ, The Name Above Every Name, Inc. slammed his critics who challenged him into a debate, saying that he couldn’t argue with them. In his statement, Quiboloy called his critics as [...]

October 13, 2018 Religion

Dumating na sa Pilipinas ang heart relic ni Padre Pio

Dumating na sa Pilipinas ang heart relic ni Saint Pio of Pietrelcina, o mas kilala bilang Padre Pio, na inaasahang dadayuhin ng mga deboto. Lumapag sa Ninoy Aquino International Airport nitong Biyernes ng gabi ang eroplanong sinasakyan ng heart relic, [...]

October 9, 2018 Religion

Satan Refuses To Accept Any More Catholic Priests In Hell

Satan Refuses To Accept Any More Catholic Priests In Hell Stressing that the situation in the underworld was quickly spiraling out of control, Satan, the Great Tempter and Father of Lies, announced Wednesday that he would not allow any more [...]

September 4, 2018 Religion

FULL TEXT: Filipino Catholic bishops release pastoral letter responding to gov’t issues

The Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) issued a pastoral letter on Monday, talking about a number of issues plaguing the country. CBCP President Archbishop Romulo Valles said the letter entitled “Rejoice and be glad!” is a reminder to [...]

July 10, 2018 Religion

Duterte: Religious leaders should be neutral because of ‘separation of church and state

President Rodrigo Duterte has cited the principle of separation of church and state to hit back at members of the clergy critical of his policies. Duterte, who has drawn flak for his bloody war on illegal drugs and his provocative [...]

July 8, 2018 Religion

SELFIE WITH GOD: Duterte vows to resign if someone could prove Christian God exists

President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday threatened to step down from office if it could be proven that the God of Christianity exists. Duterte said he only needs one person to tell him that he has been to heaven and had [...]

July 7, 2018 Religion