A Synodal Church: An ecclesiological perspective

The synodality of the Church is not just limited to what we do leading to the Synod of Bishops in 2023

‘Nowhere is safe’: Philippine typhoon victims live in fear

As global warming brings increasingly extreme weather, people in the province of Albay fear that "nowhere is safe"

Explaining COP26: Why it matters for Filipinos

Addressing the climate crisis has also emerged as a key issue within the Roman Catholic Church

NEWS ALERT

Advertisement

INTERNATIONAL

DIOCESAN REPORTS

FEATURES

Thailand protests fade but the hardcore battle on

Thalugaz, literally "breaking through (tear) gas" in Thai, is a loosely organized group of working-class youth with no formal structure

‘Nowhere is safe’: Philippine typhoon victims live in fear

As global warming brings increasingly extreme weather, people in the province of Albay fear that "nowhere is safe"

‘Lost church’ in Cambodia rediscovered

The church in the village of Taom has been forgotten during the years of war in Cambodia and Vietnam

Video: Filipinos Remember the Dead in the Time of COVID

The annual two-day tradition of visiting tombs is a major family affair before the pandemic and an occasion for celebrations

Israeli diver finds 900-year-old crusader sword

"The sword, which has been preserved in perfect condition, is a beautiful and rare find and evidently belonged to a crusader knight"

Photos: Diocese of Borongan celebrates Diamond Jubilee

"We have responded to the signs of the times, and we received a lot of blessings, so let us give thanks for all these years”
Advertisement

Make a difference!

We work tirelessly each day to support the mission of the Church by giving voice to the voiceless.
Your donation will add volume to our effort.
 
Monthly pledge



 

COMMENTARY

spot_img
Advertisement
Advertisement

MOST RECENT

China locks down city of four million over COVID cases

China has maintained a zero-COVID approach that has seen harsh local lockdowns imposed over handfuls of cases

Asia suffered hottest year on record in 2020, says UN

Extreme weather and climate change impacts across Asia in 2020 caused the loss of life of thousands of people

Admitting ‘blind spots’ is key to mission work, says Cardinal Tagle

The cardinal said that “we cannot be good disciples and missionaries if we have a lot of illusions [and] pretension”

Big consumer goods companies are Philippines’ top plastic polluters, says report

The report said the world’s addiction to single-use plastic is a serious contributor to the climate crisis

Thailand protests fade but the hardcore battle on

Thalugaz, literally "breaking through (tear) gas" in Thai, is a loosely organized group of working-class youth with no formal structure

Amnesty International closes office in Hong Kong amid crackdown on dissent

The announcement came after police surrounded marathon runners and demanded that they remove the slogan "Go Hong Kong!"

Southeast Asian summit begins without Myanmar after junta snubbed

Barring Myanmar's junta chief from the ASEAN meeting was "tremendously significant,” said a political analyst

VIEWFINDER

SILENCED & VOICELESS

‘Left behind’: Climate activists fight for inclusive COP26

Activists from poor countries fear that without their presence, their voices will be ignored at the upcoming COP26 summit

Priest cites role of indigenous peoples in environmental protection

The prevailing global economic system has aggravated the vulnerability of indigenous communities to the impacts of the climate crisis

Children are the most important of all — Jesus

Father Cullen says that victims of clerical child abuse in the Philippines are paid off or intimidated not to file or pursue charges

EQUALITY & JUSTICE

Advertisement

CATHOLIC CHURCH & ASIA

IN FOCUS