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Netizens question Noli de Castro for 'discriminatory' remark

May 11, 2016 - 12:30 PM

Veteran broadcaster Noli de Castro earns the ire of many netizens after supposedly making a discriminatory remark against Bataan 1st District Representative elect Geraldine Roman

Cheers and jeers over UST paper rainbow profile pic

Jul 05, 2015 - 7:10 PM

An online UST campus newspaper finds itself at the center of attention for showing its support for the LGBT community in contrast to the university s conservative Catholic principles

10 Pope Francis quotes our church leaders and public officials should know

Jan 15, 2015 - 6:00 AM

Pope Francis has a lot to teach our church leaders and government officials here are some of his lessons

Graphic by Kanako Shimura

IN PHOTOS: 360-degree views of the Black Nazarene trail

Jan 10, 2015 - 12:24 PM

The biggest religious gathering in the Philippines the annual feast gathers people from different walks of life who share one faith

iRant: Holier than thou

Jul 08, 2014 - 1:22 PM

Why do zealots and bigots think they hold the moral high ground?

Rappler Newscast | February 10, 2014

Feb 10, 2014 - 8:49 PM

Survey says Filipinos support gov t vs China Senator Enrile admits meeting with pork barrel conduit Catholics approve of Pope Francis but not church teachings

Francis meets Benedict XVI on first Christmas as pope

Dec 24, 2013 - 11:55 PM

Francis came to give his best wishes for the Christmas celebrations

Pope's 1st key letter: 'Blessed are the poor'

May 25, 2013 - 2:52 PM

Pope Francis – who slams the fetishism of money – will write an encyclical on poverty an Italian bishop says

CHARISMATIC PONTIFF. Before his homily about care for creation, Pope Francis stops to kiss a sick man during his inaugural procession. Photo from Vatican Radio's Facebook page

The secret meetings before the conclave

Mar 05, 2013 - 8:03 PM

Cardinals get briefed take an oath of secrecy deal with finances among others

The Pope, the world in 7 quotes

Feb 27, 2013 - 9:30 AM

The world leader in Benedict XVI attacks destructive progress drug trafficking and sex tourism He also warns against the pitfalls of new media

In Catholic Brazil, evangelicals grow in number and clout

Jul 09, 2012 - 2:00 AM

In Brazil the world s largest Catholic country Protestant evangelicals has soared by 42 3 million increasing in the decade between 2000 and 2010 from 15 4 of Brazil s population to 22 2