SPOTLIGHT: Franciscan church stands witness to 500 years of Philippine Christianity

If by any chance you find yourself in the suburbs of San Francisco del Monte in Quezon City in the Philippine capital,...

‘Lower caste’ Catholics in India seek representation in Church’s power structure

India officially abolished caste distinctions in 1949 but its enduring legacy of discrimination continues, including in the Church

Catholic parish in central Philippines holds ‘drive-in’ Mass during pandemic

During the Holy Mass, the faithful park their cars in an open space outside the church and join in the celebration with no physical contact weekly wrap (Sept. 12, 2020)

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Cardinal Tagle tests positive for COVID-19

Matteo Bruni, director of the Vatican Press Office, said Cardinal Tagle tested positive of COVID-19 upon his arrival in Manila

Hong Kong cardinal tells priests to avoid personal political views in...

Cardinal Tong released the instruction in the wake of a reported “crackdown on free expression” in Hong Kong

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In this week’s weekly wrap, we report on the death of retired Archbishop Oscar Cruz and on other stories from across Asia

Lord what must we do? (Mark 10:17)

Pastoral Message to teachers, educators, seminary professors, seminarians and the Catholic faithful at the opening of the school year

Philippine Catholic school stands by morality definition amid charges of discrimination

Assumption Iloilo said it is "within its rights to adopt a definition that constitutes immorality" in accordance with Catholic teachings

Survey: One in five Indians say faith in God increased significantly...

Only 4 percent of survey participants felt a significant loss in their faith

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