Philippines

Christmas is ‘assurance’ from God amid trying times

By Ferdinand Patinio   Apostolic Administrator of Manila, Bishop Broderick Pabillo MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Despite the series of challenges this year, a Catholic prelate on Thursday said Christmas is an assurance that God is with the people. Apostolic Administrator of Manila, Bishop Broderick Pabillo, said amid the trying times, the birth of Jesus Christ is … Continue reading

covid 19 / Ontario News

Ontario Provides Public Health Advice on How to Protect You and Your Loved Ones

News Release Celebrate the Holiday Season Safely Ontario Provides Public Health Advice on How to Protect You and Your Loved Ones TORONTO — The holidays are going to look a little different this year due to COVID-19. To support Ontarians as they begin to safely plan for the season, the Ontario government, based on the … Continue reading

Philippines

Pres.Duterte’s Christmas message: Be kind, helpful to others

PRRD’s Christmas message: Be kind, helpful to others By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — A day before the entire nation celebrates Christmas, President Rodrigo R. Duterte encourages Filipinos to be an inspiration to others by showing kindness to everyone, especially the needy and disadvantaged members of the society. Duterte made the call as … Continue reading

Philippines

CBCP to flock: Be active, attentive during Simbang Gabi

CBCP to flock: Be active, attentive during Simbang Gabi By Ferdinand Patinio MANILA  (Philippines News Agency) — An official of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines-Public Affairs Committee (CBCP-PAC) urged the faithful to be active and attentive when attending Simbang Gabi(dawn masses), which would start on Saturday. Fr. Jerome Secillano, CBCP-PAC executive secretary said that … Continue reading