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Philippine church groups hit ‘red-tagging,’ warn against new terror law

Authorities said the church groups are communist "above-ground organizations" tasked for the "recruitment of members from various sectors"

Philippine Church resolute in fight vs child abuse

The Church needs to work closely with law enforcement and concerned citizens to bring to justice those engaged in child exploitation

Manila’s homeless to lose shelter, go back to streets when schools...

Father Flaviano Villanueva, SVD, said church people are "doing their best" to look for shelters that can accommodate the homeless

Priest in southern Philippines sells fish to help poor parishioners

Father Joel Silagpo says that by selling fish rhe aises funds for the parish and enters into a dialogue with Muslims

Church leaders wary of Charter change initiative amid pandemic

Catholic church leaders said the move to change the 1987 Constitution to effect the shift to a federal system needs to be studied very carefully

Number of hungry Filipinos grows amid coronavirus pandemic

A survey done by SWS noted that 3.9 million Filipino families experienced involuntary hunger in the past three months

Economic justice for all

Economic justice for all may be difficult to achieve, but it's a goal that should be pursued with all the resources we can muster.

On holiness (Second of Two Parts)

Holiness need not be set on a grand stage of earth-shattering events in which so many people have been converted or were brought to the faith.

On holiness (First of Two Parts)

As Christians, we must be mindful not only of our obligations to God for ourselves, but also of our obligations to God insofar as being responsible for others is concerned.

Church, faith groups divest US$1.4 billion from fossil fuels

Over 40 church and faith-based groups are divesting from oil, gas and coal investments, saying "every dollar invested in fossil fuels is a vote for suffering."

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