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Priests, farmers rally in support of Gina Lopez

Feb 02, 2017 - 6:54 PM

The rally for the environment chief is held on the same day that the environment chief released her department s final mining audit report

PRAYER. Archbishop Ramon Arguelles (second from the right) leads a series of prayer for Secretary Gina Lopez and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources. All photos by Cathrine Gonzales

Bishop on Duterte tirades: 'Sick doctor still cures others'

Jan 21, 2017 - 11:12 AM

Churchmen are not perfect Lipa Archbishop Ramon Arguelles admits but they should proclaim what is right and proper despite their own misdeeds

'NOT PERFECT.' Lipa Archbishop Ramon Arguelles defends his fellow priests and bishops against the latest tirades of President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Lipa archbishop: 'Christ embraces the miserable'

Jan 18, 2017 - 10:02 PM

Imagine Christ who embraces…the addict fearful for his life Lipa Archbishop Ramon Arguelles says at the World Apostolic Congress on Mercy

MERCY CONGRESS. Lipa Archbishop Ramon Arguelles makes an appeal for the abandoned and neglected on the 3rd day of the World Apostolic Congress on Mercy on January 18, 2017. Photo by Eric Paul Guanlao/ Archdiocese of Manila Office of Communication

Cardinal Tagle rejects calls for Aquino to quit

Mar 10, 2015 - 8:30 AM

We need to strengthen our institutions Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle says as he urges Filipinos to wait for the next elections

'STRENGTHEN INSTITUTIONS.' Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle rejects calls for President Benigno Aquino III to quit. File photo by Jose Del/Rappler

Bishops split on 'moral basis' for Aquino to quit

Feb 28, 2015 - 3:18 PM

Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma says the Catholic Church is not in the position to push the President to quit for it is beyond her competence

'MORAL BASIS.' Catholic bishops find themselves in a key position as critics urge the President to quit. In this file photo, the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines holds its bi-annual plenary assembly in January 2014. Photo by Roy Lagarde/Rappler

'Aquino quit' group: We have no leader, financier

Feb 27, 2015 - 3:38 PM

The National Transformation Council denies it is plotting a coup and says it s looking for a David to replace President Benigno Aquino III

ARROYO-LINKED. Norberto Gonzales (left) and Renato Corona (right), who both served under the Arroyo administration, belong to the National Transformation Council. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II

Ex-chief justice Corona joins event for Aquino ouster

Feb 26, 2015 - 3:38 PM

UPDATED Up to 1 000 people join an event organized by Arroyo allies to call for the ouster of President Benigno Aquino III

'OUST AQUINO.' Former chief justice Renato Corona and wife Cristina attend the meeting of group calling for the ouster of President Benigno Aquino II in Lipa, Batangas, on February 26, 2015. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II/Rappler

Anti-Aquino bishop: Ready for prison if guilty

Feb 24, 2015 - 10:19 AM

Lipa Archbishop Ramon Arguelles tells Rappler the National Transformation Council is against a military coup but can help create a new government

'NO COUP.' Lipa Archbishop Ramon Arguelles says Jusice Secretary Leila de Lima to prove her claim that his group, the National Transformation Council, is planning a military junta. File photo from CBCP News

Church never wins in elections — Bishop

Apr 13, 2013 - 6:00 PM

When the Church endorses candidates in political elections she always ends up a loser Lingayen Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas reminds fellow bishops

Catholic bishops split over PPCRV

Apr 06, 2013 - 7:00 AM

Bishops are divided on whether to continue supporting the watchdog which they think has grown cozy with Comelec and Smartmatic

#PHvote quotes: Sacred votes, worldly elections

Mar 30, 2013 - 9:21 AM

It s Holy Week: time to expose each other s sins – and trumpet supposed virtues

Batangas in 2013: Gearing up for Holy War

Mar 28, 2013 - 7:00 AM

The Archdiocese of Lipa with an unquestionable influence in local elections wants to create a Catholic vote in the national level

SUNDAY REMINDER. There is no missing the election-related message at the entrance of the Sto. Niño Church in Lipa City. Photo by Loreto Guinhawa