Rappler's latest stories on Catholicism in the Philippines
See the extent of the Roman Catholic religion s reach in the country
Twitter users praise the Pope for warning politicians against corruption while some criticize President Aquino for taking a swipe at bishops silence during the Arroyo administration
Pope Francis will celebrate mass at a centuries old cathedral and later meet worshippers in a stadium setting more familiar to rock stars as his trip to the Philippines gets into full swing
UPDATED WITH VIDEO The charismatic pontiff begins his packed 5 day visit to the Philippines a predominantly Catholic nation battered by disasters and beset with poverty and corruption
I hope the apology does not shield the Church from its own need for introspection as to why it is so cruel to women
But RH law advocates also hope the Supreme Court will rule in their favor
Is the Black Nazarene parade a test of faith or just a deadly tradition?