A watershed moment for Filipinos

A watershed moment for Filipinos

On 17 February this year, Cardinal-Archbishop Jose F. Advincula of Manila presided over a solemn high mass in honor of the “martyrdom” of Fathers Mariano Gomez, Jose Burgos and Jacinto Zamora, known by their acronym Gomburza. The three Filipino priests were executed...
Dumaguete electoral group opposes election postponement

Dumaguete electoral group opposes election postponement

The Dumaguete Diocesan Electoral Board is opposed to suggestions to postpone the presidential elections in 2022.Msgr. Julius Perpetuo Heruela, head of the Diocesan Electoral Board, said elections should continue despite the coronavirus disease (Covid-19).”It...
After Church clamor, gov’t allows ‘once-a-day’ religious gatherings

Restrictions on religious gatherings under GCQ relaxed

Religious gatherings in areas under general community quarantine (GCQ) have been allowed to occupy up to 50 percent of a church building’s capacity, Malacañang announced on Friday. Palace spokesman Harry Roque, who is also spokesman for the Inter-Agency Task Force...