Philippines

Easter brings ‘profound message of hope’ amid pandemic: Duterte

By Azer Parrocha  President Rodrigo Roa Duterte (File photo) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday reminded Filipinos that amid the prevailing coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, the commemoration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ gives “a message of hope” that there is an end to pain and suffering. In his Easter Sunday message, Duterte extended … Continue reading

Philippines

Balanga bishop ‘roams’ around Bataan for his Easter blessings

SAMAL, Bataan (Philippines News Agency)– Bishop Ruperto Santos of the Diocese of Balanga made the rounds of several areas in this province to give Bataeños Easter Sunday blessings on board an open vehicle. Holding a small cross with the crucified Christ, the prelate on a vehicle bedecked with flowers, blessed everyone he passed by from this … Continue reading