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Oblates of St. Joseph to mark centennial in the Philippines


The Oblates of Saint Joseph (OSJ), a religious congregation founded by St. Joseph Marello in Asti, North Italy, celebrates 100 years of missionary presence in the Philippines in August 2015.

Posted: October 26th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns | Read More »

‘Pope Francis: The Musical’ to be staged; Manaoag reaffirmed as major Marian hub


Opus Sanctorum (OS), or the Work of the Saints Apostolate, promotes the lives of the saints and sanctification according to one’s state of life.

Posted: October 19th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Replica of Manopello icon enthroned in Nampicuan, Nueva Ecija; thousands expected at La Naval grand procession today


Nampicuan, Nueva Ecija has received a spiritual blessing: the enthronement of the replica icon of the Holy Face of Jesus of Manopello in the small town’s Immaculate Conception Church on Sept. 16.

Posted: October 12th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Cardinal Tagle seeks help for Collegio Filippino

REV. FR. Gregory Gaston, Rector of
Pontificio Collegio Filippino

We print a letter of Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle, Archbishop of Manila, to the chair of the Inquirer regarding his project to strengthen the Catholic Church through the ecclesiastical formation of Filipino priests at Pontificio Collegio Filippino. The rector is Fr. Gregory Gaston who was ordained by Pope John Paul II himself on June 13, 1993, in Seville, Spain, with Fr. Stephen Simangan of Tuguegarao, Cagayan.

Posted: October 5th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns | Read More »

San Lorenzo de Manila fiesta celebrated in New York; Pope Francis appoints Filipino Dominican

del Buen Suceso

The holy remains of Blessed Bishop Alvaro del Portillo, who was beatified in Madrid, Spain, yesterday, will be transferred from Our Lady of Peace Chapel in Buono Bozzi in Rome to the Basilica of St. Eugene on Sept. 29 for public veneration. I myself swear to the efficacy of Blessed Del Portillo’s intercession, especially in financial needs.

Posted: September 28th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »