Manila clergy oppose Duterte call to reimpose death penalty

Manila clergy oppose Duterte call to reimpose death penalty

The clergy of the Archdiocese of Manila has condemned lawmakers’ willingness to heed President Rodrigo Duterte’s call to reimpose the death penalty for drug-related crimes.Duterte made the call in his fifth State of the Nation Address on July 27. A dozen bills seeking...
Manila bishop tests positive for Covid-19

Manila bishop tests positive for Covid-19

Bishop Broderick Pabillo, the apostolic administrator of the Manila archdiocese, has tested positive for Covid-19. In a letter released Thursday and addressed to Manila’s parish priests, the prelate said he was asymptomatic but would go under quarantine. “Although I...