holy week 2015
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Airlines passenger volume down during Holy Week

Apr 06, 2015 - 6:01 PM

Chedeng spoils most vacation plans thus pulling the passenger volume down to 19 from Holy Week last year

President Benigno S. Aquino III personally inspects the operations and security set-up at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 1 in Pasay City on Wednesday (April 01, 2015). The President wanted to make sure that all security preparations were in place to ensure safe travel during the Holy Week. Photo by Ryan Lim / Malacañang Photo Bureau

Holy Saturday retreat: Presence of peace

Apr 04, 2015 - 12:00 AM

Through his unconditional love on the cross Jesus taught us to look beyond the sins and shortcomings of others

Good Friday retreat: Absence of angels

Apr 03, 2015 - 12:00 AM

Sometimes it is the memory of ourselves being forgiven that will make possible our forgiving others

Holy Saturday retreat: Closing prayer

Apr 02, 2015 - 11:12 PM

Is there an area in your life – or a person – causing you pain and where the Lord is inviting to take the pain out of love?

IN PHOTOS: The grand carrozas of Baliuag, Bulacan

Apr 02, 2015 - 7:00 PM

Here are photos of the gilded carriages of Baliuag Bulacan where life sized Christs and Marys are mounted

The colorful characters of Pasay's Malibay cenaculo

Apr 02, 2015 - 5:26 PM

Writer Shirin Bhandari walks the streets of Pasay to search for and discover Pasay s Malibay cenaculo

Holy Thursday retreat: Silence of stones

Apr 02, 2015 - 12:00 AM

This is your time for God and for yourself – a rare luxury given our busy and frantic lives Be generous with God and don’t shortchange yourself

Aquino to pray for ‘intense haters’ during Holy Week

Apr 01, 2015 - 2:16 PM

The President says his spiritual adviser has counseled him to have some ‘quiet time ’ which he has not had for a while

REMEMBER GOD'S ENDLESS LOVE. President Benigno Aquino III urges Filipinos to recall Christ's suffering this Holy Week. File photo by Rey Baniquet/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Holy Saturday retreat: The peace of Easter

Mar 31, 2015 - 11:12 PM

Easter hope brings peace even in the midst of turbulence

LRT, MRT and PNR on limited operations during Holy Week

Mar 31, 2015 - 8:48 PM

LRT MRT and PNR will resume their regular run on Monday April 6

DPWH sets up ‘Lakbay Alalay’ network for Holy Week travelers

Mar 31, 2015 - 12:53 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Lakbay Alalay teams will be in place along national highways from Holy Monday March 30 to the following Monday April 6

GRIDLOCK. Toll roads are expected to be chock-full this coming Holy Week as the number of vehicles to and from Metro Manila are expected to rise in a double-digit increase. NLEX file photo by Kevin de la Cruz / Rappler

Banks announce Holy Week schedule

Mar 31, 2015 - 12:38 PM

Clients are encouraged to fulfill their banking transactions ahead of the long weekend

Aquino's Holy Week message: Others before self

Mar 31, 2015 - 12:20 PM

President Benigno Aquino III also appeals to Filipinos to live out the core message of Pope Francis Philippine visit – greater compassion for the poor

REMEMBER GOD'S ENDLESS LOVE. President Benigno Aquino III urges Filipinos to recall Christ's suffering this Holy Week. File photo by Rey Baniquet/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Holy Saturday retreat: Bridge-building

Mar 30, 2015 - 11:12 PM

Every time you build a bridge you never know how far it can take those who eventually get to cross it

Holy Week advisories: Road reblocking, number coding

Mar 30, 2015 - 4:32 PM

Number coding will be lifted from April 1 3 and April 6; the DPWH will also undertake road repairs this week

Holy Saturday retreat: The Easter invitation

Mar 29, 2015 - 11:11 PM

This is the heart of Easter – to allow the love of God and the power of that love to transform us The Easter invitation is clear:
 Empty your tomb

Holy Saturday retreat: Learning from the Lord

Mar 28, 2015 - 10:54 PM

Ask the Lord to teach you how to do as he did: To drop the stone to forego flights and to discard the worldly crown

Holy Week 2015 mall schedules

Mar 28, 2015 - 6:36 PM

Most of the malls are closed on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday and will reopen Black Saturday

Holy Week escapade: Inns, homestays in Sagada fully booked

Mar 28, 2015 - 1:38 PM

Traveling to Sagada for Holy Week? Book in advance

Holy Saturday retreat: The tomb of our old selves

Mar 27, 2015 - 10:47 PM

Are you willing to let God roll away the stone for you and to liberate you from your tomb?

Holy Saturday retreat: Making sense of disquiet

Mar 26, 2015 - 10:44 PM

Sometimes a sense of disquiet is but a sign that we are not in control because God is actively moving in our lives

Holy Saturday retreat: Stone, angel, and empty tomb

Mar 25, 2015 - 10:41 PM

Imagine yourself part of the scene feeling the mingled emotions of that first Easter morn: puzzlement excitement and fear

Holy Saturday retreat: 'An absolutely powerless God'

Mar 24, 2015 - 10:40 PM

Holy Saturday is an invitation to do what Jesus did: to discard our crown It is a call to self dethronement

Expressways to swell due to Holy Week traffic

Mar 24, 2015 - 6:25 PM

Northbound traffic is expected to build up in the afternoon of April 1 Holy Wednesday until late morning of April 2 Maundy Thursday

Holy Saturday retreat: 'This man's life was a failure'

Mar 23, 2015 - 10:36 PM

The dead Jesus of Holy Saturday buried in a tomb he could not even call his own is the very icon of utter poverty and powerlessness

Good Friday retreat: Closing prayer

Mar 16, 2015 - 11:17 PM

The song which is really a prayer is called I Look to You covered by Boyce Avenue It is a plea for help in times of trouble

Good Friday retreat: Lost and broken wings

Mar 15, 2015 - 10:48 PM

Lost and broken wings can mean many different things: the end of a cherished career the sudden death of dreams the loss of a good reputation

Good Friday retreat: Losing our wings

Mar 14, 2015 - 10:47 PM

Life has a way of making us lose our wings and bruise our hearts We can opt to fight it but such a battle only embitters us

Good Friday retreat: From 'Jesus Christ Superstar'

Mar 13, 2015 - 10:36 PM

Imagine a slow painful and humiliating death and all throughout the process the antidote that can end all your suffering lies just within your reach

Good Friday retreat: Suffering Servant of Yahweh

Mar 12, 2015 - 10:30 PM

Imagine standing before the cross and seeing the Lord as described in these hauntingly vivid verses

Good Friday retreat: Lenten temptation

Mar 11, 2015 - 10:26 PM

Jesus showed that he was no slave to the human need for social approval and affirmation How about you?

Holy Thursday retreat: Closing prayer

Mar 10, 2015 - 11:02 PM

The bottom line of course is a call to conversion which means nothing more than to come home to the Father

Holy Thursday retreat: The Lord's invitations

Mar 08, 2015 - 10:59 PM

What would it take for you to drop your stone? What would it take for you to forgive?

Holy Thursday retreat: The arrest of Jesus

Mar 06, 2015 - 10:50 PM

When Simon Peter had drawn his sword our Lord immediately asked him to put it away It is the time not so much for fighting but for disarmament

Holy Thursday retreat: Night of silence

Mar 04, 2015 - 10:38 PM

Here was someone who could make even the stones sing And yet on the night of his betrayal and arrest there was only the silence of stones

Holy Thursday retreat: Turning stones into bread

Mar 02, 2015 - 10:34 PM

It almost seems like our Lord had a plan to win Judas back that night It was however a plan that failed

Holy Thursday retreat: At the Last Supper

Feb 28, 2015 - 10:30 PM

Keep your eyes on the Lord imagining yourself among the disciples on this last night of Jesus’ earthly life

Holy Thursday retreat: 'Free burgers' in the desert

Feb 26, 2015 - 10:28 PM

Imagine going without food – for 40 days in the desert – and suddenly right there amid the dunes you find a drive through that offers free burgers

Holy Thursday retreat: 3 temptations, 3 basic needs

Feb 24, 2015 - 10:24 PM

Which type of temptation do you think you would find – or have found – hardest to resist? Why?

Holy Thursday retreat: Temptation in the desert

Feb 20, 2015 - 8:22 PM

Think about the 3 temptations and ask yourself: Which one might have been the toughest for the Lord to resist? Why?

Holy Thursday retreat: Opening prayer

Feb 18, 2015 - 9:03 AM

As you listen to the Beatles song In My Life think of the people and places you hold dearest in your life