Easter celebrations in the Philippines

Happy Easter everyone! Today marks the end of Lent. Today our Lord Jesus Christ has resurrected to give us His people a new light, a new hop...

Biyernes Santo (Good Friday) and the Seven Last Words

Good Friday, called “Biyernes Santo” in Filipino, “he hagia kai megale paraskeue” (the Holy and Great Friday) in the Greek Liturgy, “Holy Fr...

Last Supper Mystery: Did it happen on Wednesday, not Thursday?

There's a new theory that has drawn debates from scholars who have been studying the Bible as well as ordinary people like us who are us...

Parties in Boracay not allowed, banned?

Boracay is one of the world's best beaches. It is where foreign and local tourists as well as celebrities spend summer and holiday break...

Visita Iglesia website a ‘chapel’ in the internet

The Visita Iglesia website, launched by the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) to enable OFWs and the physically impaired...

Black Saturday Holiday on April 23, 2011

Malacañang on Monday announced that President Benigno Aquino III signed Proclamation No. 150 declaring Saturday, April 23, 2011, as a specia...

Visita Iglesia Online

Visita Iglesia Online is a Lenten website launched by the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) which caters to overseas Fil...

Black Saturday 2011 a Special Non-Working Holiday

In order for the Filipino people to enjoy a longer lenten break, President Benigno Aquino III issued Proclamation No. 150 declaring Saturday...

Holy Week Poll: What will you do?

The Holy Week, which officially starts April 17th, Palm Sunday, is the culmination of the Lent season. Christians at this time of the year d...

MMDA lifts number coding scheme, bares alternate routes

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on Tuesday posted that the number coding scheme is lifted starting Holy Tuesday, April ...

Holy Week 2011: Do charitable works says bishop

Lingayen-Dagupan archbishop Socrates Villegas has called on the faithful to spend the Holy Week steeped in loving others and doing charitabl...