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#ThewRap: Videos to watch this week, April 10-16, 2017

Apr 16, 2017 - 12:17 PM

A round up of videos from the past week you need to watch

WATCH: Cardinal Tagle leads Easter Vigil in Manila

Apr 15, 2017 - 8:21 PM

Watch the Manila Easter Vigil on Rappler

WATCH: Pope Francis leads Easter Vigil in the Vatican

Apr 15, 2017 - 7:19 PM

Watch the Vatican Easter Vigil on Rappler

IN VIDEOS: Holy Week 2017

Apr 15, 2017 - 1:30 PM

Watch how Filipinos observe Holy Week

WATCH: Commemoration of the Lord's Passion with Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle

Apr 14, 2017 - 3:04 PM

Watch the Good Friday mass live here on Rappler

WATCH: Washing of the Feet with Cardinal Tagle

Apr 13, 2017 - 5:04 PM

Manila Archibishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle leads the washing of the feet

12,500 cops deployed to secure Metro Manila during Holy Week

Apr 13, 2017 - 2:43 PM

The PNP assures the public there is no threat in Metro Manila during the Holy Week

File photo

VLOG: Alfonso, Cavite holds Holy Wednesday procession

Apr 12, 2017 - 10:35 PM

The procession portrays the Passion of Christ and depicts the night of his death from the apostles to the crucifixion

IN PHOTOS: Passion of the Christ as told through puppets

Apr 10, 2017 - 10:18 PM

After 33 years Teatrong Mulat’s Papet Pasyon – with its cast of brown skinned flat nosed and round faced puppets – continues to fill children and adults alike with wonder

Christ on the cross

WATCH: Palm Sunday in the Philippines

Apr 09, 2017 - 7:36 PM

Filipinos flock to churches nationwide in keeping with the Lenten tradition

Coast guard issues Holy Week guidelines for travelers

Apr 01, 2017 - 4:09 PM

The Philippine Coast Guard vows to remain on alert status from April 5 to 20 to assist Holy Week travelers

TRANSCRIPT: Cardinal Tagle on the start of Lent

Mar 04, 2017 - 2:34 PM

Kapag walang masyadong nangyayaring pagbabago sa lipunan ang isa nating dapat tingnan ay ang loob

GENUINE CHANGE. Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle urges a change of heart as Catholics begin the penitential season of Lent. Photo by Eric Paul Guanlao/Archdiocese of Manila (www.rcam.org)

Cardinal Tagle on Ash Wednesday: Change begins within

Mar 01, 2017 - 12:35 PM

Ang pinakamahalaga natin siguro na kontribusyon sa bayan at sa mundo ngayon ay ang pagbabagong loob Cardinal Tagle says on Ash Wednesday

ASH WEDNESDAY. Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle puts ashes on the foreheads of Catholics on March 1, 2017, as they mark Ash Wednesday, the start of the penitential season of Lent. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Bloody accident and rain mar joyful Rio carnival

Feb 27, 2017 - 11:22 AM

Brazilians living through two years of steep recession and 12 unemployment have grasped this year s carnival as a chance to let off steam

A reveller of the Paraiso do Tuiuti samba school performs during the first night of Carnival parades at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro on February 26, 2017. Vanderlei Almeida/AFP

Undervoting in 2016 VP election: Will it help Marcos' case?

Jun 10, 2016 - 1:31 PM

Historically the behavior of voters with regard to undervoting has been essentially the same in the last two presidential polls PPCRV information technology director William Yu says

Marcos photo by Mark Cristino/EPA. Robredo and voter photos by Rappler

Over-votes in past elections due to vote counting machine glitches?

May 05, 2016 - 6:13 PM

The Comelec and poll watchdog groups need to spot these errors to prevent disenfranchisement in the May 9 elections

Poll watchdogs prepare for final stretch of 2016 elections

May 04, 2016 - 12:30 PM

Want to volunteer for the 2016 elections? Check out what poll watchdogs are doing and how you can help

Election-related human rights violations rampant online – CHR

Apr 18, 2016 - 5:20 PM

The Commission on Human Rights reminds Filipinos that making threats on social media is a form of human rights violation

Comelec to spend P1.23M, too, for employees’ shirts

Mar 31, 2016 - 5:14 PM

The poll body is buying these election day T shirts on top of the P26 55 M bib vests for election inspectors and support staff – a waste of government money critics say

EMPLOYEES' SHIRTS. The Comelec is buying these election day T-shirts for its employees for the total cost of P1.23 million. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II/Rappler

Senator hits poll uniforms: 'Why throw away P20M?'

Mar 30, 2016 - 7:16 PM

Senator Aquilino Pimentel III criticizes the Comelec for its plan to buy uniforms for election inspectors: What is the point?

P26.5-MILLION DEAL. The Comelec will require teachers serving in the elections to wear these 'bib vest' uniforms in the May 9 polls. The Comelec is buying thousands of these for a total cost of P26.5 million. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II/Rappler

Comelec to buy more poll uniforms; budget now P26.5M

Mar 30, 2016 - 5:23 PM

UPDATED Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista reportedly wants support staff aside from election inspectors to wear ‘bib vest’ uniforms

ELECTION UNIFORMS. The Comelec is set to spend P26.5 million to buy these 'bib vests' for teachers serving as election inspectors, as well as their support staff. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II

Comelec hit over P20-M poll uniforms for teachers

Mar 28, 2016 - 6:30 PM

Comelec Spokesman James Jimenez says the uniforms which look like bibs or aprons can uplift the dignity of election inspectors

ELECTION UNIFORMS. This Rappler illustration (left) shows the uniforms to be worn by election inspectors on election day, based on a draft (right) shown to reporters by Comelec Spokesman James Jimenez on March 28, 2016. Illustration by Alejandro Edoria/Rappler

How did President Aquino spend his Lenten holidays?

Mar 26, 2016 - 10:09 PM

Aquino says he spent quality time with his family monitored developments in Syria and everything else from Manila

President Benigno Aquino III delivers his Lent and Easter message to the nation on March 23, 2016. Photo By Joseph Vidal/Malacañang Photo Bureau

IN PHOTOS: Bags of trash spoil Lent at Antipolo Cathedral

Mar 25, 2016 - 12:14 PM

Together with their prayers pilgrims leave their trash at the Antipolo Cathedral

Space for Lent

Mar 25, 2016 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] Our planet is made from the stuff of stars and as a consequence so are you Whatever you believe in or not believe in there is only one blue marble holding us all

Cardinal Tagle: True love involves service

Mar 25, 2016 - 12:05 AM

On Holy Thursday the Archbishop of Manila reminds his flock: Christ s death was in service to us

HOLY WEEK. Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle holds the Blessed Sacrament in a procession on Holy Thursday, March 24, 2016. Photo by Noli Yamsuan/Archdiocese of Manila

Aquino's Lenten message: Be on the side of justice

Mar 23, 2016 - 8:55 PM

President Benigno Aquino III also tells Filipinos to strengthen their love for others

President Benigno Aquino III delivers his Lent and Easter message to the nation on March 23, 2016. Photo By Joseph Vidal/Malacañang Photo Bureau

5 ways to make your Lent more meaningful

Mar 18, 2016 - 5:49 PM

Use the Holy Week as a time to relax and reflect

Billions of pesos spent on 'pre-campaign' ads

Mar 10, 2016 - 8:56 PM

Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago is the sole presidential bet who did not spend hundreds of millions of pesos on pre campaign ads

Darker ovals, bigger boxes pushed after mock polls

Feb 13, 2016 - 10:42 PM

Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista himself wants a quicker voting process after observing the mock elections

MOCK POLLS. A 'voter' checks her choices at the Comelec mock polls on February 13, 2016

Cardinal Tagle hits false charity as Lent begins

Feb 10, 2016 - 3:36 PM

Charity ‘that only calls attention to oneself’ is an insult to the receiver Cardinal Tagle says on Ash Wednesday

'REPENT, BELIEVE.' Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle marks foreheads with ashes on Ash Wednesday, February 10, 2016, the start of the 40-day penitential season of Lent. Photo by Noli Yamsuan/Archdiocese of Manila

Some candidates dishonest in campaign spending – poll watchdogs

Feb 02, 2016 - 7:49 PM

Eric Alvia of Namfrel says that to set a level playing field among all candidates we should look at state funding admittedly a difficult push

CONVERSATION: What problems did you encounter during voters' registration?

Oct 26, 2015 - 5:15 PM

Join our Twitter conversation on @rapplerdotcom with Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez and election watchdog Lente PH on Tuesday October 27 at 4 pm

New hurdle on election day: Classes in May

Oct 01, 2015 - 8:30 PM

For the first time the Philippines’ election day is set during a school week for colleges and universities that have already changed their academic year

Comelec weighs bid to extend voters' registration

Oct 01, 2015 - 1:44 PM

At the same time the Comelec orders 100 new machines to accommodate more voters who lack biometrics

'NO BIO, NO BOTO.' An election officer takes a voter's biometrics during a satellite voter registration event in a mall on July 4, 2015. Mark Z. Saludes/Rappler

Poll watchdogs band together for 2016 elections

Jul 19, 2015 - 4:19 PM

The organizations agreed to work together to promote an inclusive peaceful and transparent elections

Civic group launches #ListaNaYan voters campaign

Jul 05, 2015 - 3:30 PM

Samahan para sa Tunay na Eleksyon sa Pilipinas STEP will ensure that citizens are well informed about the registration process through online and offline campaigns

Representatives of STEP Coalition's government, non-government, and quasi-government constituents pose for a photo after affixing their signatures on a board, symbolizing their commitment to their advocacy. This was part of the coalition and campaign launch, which was held in the Ateneo Professional Schools on June 30, 2015.

Puerto Princesa mayoral bets down to 22

May 07, 2015 - 11:16 AM

The unusual number of people who filed candidacies has pushed Hagedorn s name down the candidates list Some of them have since withdrawn from the race

PRO-BAYRON. Supporters of the incumbent mayor raise signs outside the city coliseum. Photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler

Puerto Princesa recall: Residents urged to cast, protect votes

May 06, 2015 - 6:03 PM

LENTE says the tense and confusing atmosphere in the capital city of Palawan should be a catalyst for people to exercise their right to vote

FACE-OFF. Former Puerto Princesa Mayor Edward Hagedorn (left) runs against incumbent Puerto Princesa Mayor Lucilo Bayron (right) in the recall elections on May 8. File photos by Rappler

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

The grand carriages of Baliuag: Pomp and pageantry in piety

Apr 03, 2015 - 8:10 AM

In the town of Baliuag in Bulacan Good Friday is more festive than Christmas

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?

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

Holy Saturday retreat: The peace of Easter

Mar 31, 2015 - 11:12 PM

Easter hope brings peace even in the midst of turbulence

Kalbaryo protest seeks Aquino's resignation

Mar 31, 2015 - 10:26 AM

For urban poor groups kalbaryo – suffering – is not only recalled during the Lenten season but defines their life under the Aquino administration

Preparing for our online Holy Week retreat

Mar 31, 2015 - 9:27 AM

How would you describe the present season of your life? Take this survey to prepare for our online Holy Week retreat

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 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

Rappler hosts Jesuit's online Holy Week retreat

Mar 29, 2015 - 7:02 AM

Complete with video clips and music to soothe the spirit the online Holy Week retreat runs from Holy Thursday to Holy Saturday