catholic vote - updates

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Robredo gets support from Couples for Christ

May 05, 2016 - 6:09 PM

The Catholic lay group singles out two of its members running for national positions in the May 9 polls: vice presidential bet Leni Robredo and senatorial candidate Dante Liban

SUPPORT. Camarines Sur representative Leni Robredo thanks Couples for Christ for its support. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

Grace Poe preferred by more Iglesia ni Cristo members – Laylo poll

Feb 13, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Going by religious affiliation Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is the top choice among Muslims while Mar Roxas is preferred by Aglipayans

INC MEMBERS' BACKING. More Iglesia ni Cristo members choose Senator Grace Poe as their presidential bet, the latest Laylo survey says.

VitugVlogs: The charismatic vote

May 24, 2013 - 9:28 PM

The victory of the Catholic charismatic group does not prove the existence of a Catholic vote

What Catholic vote?

May 15, 2013 - 6:50 PM

Lipa Archbishop Ramon Arguelles admits that creating the Catholic vote is still a pipe dream

3 Senate bets corner ‘holy’ support

May 12, 2013 - 3:39 PM

3 senatorial bets have cornered most of the religious votes Honasan Trillanes and Villar

Bishops step up election campaign

Apr 20, 2013 - 10:13 PM

Priests tell parishioners that to vote against dirty politics is to be faithful to Church teachings

Politicized bishops putting PPCRV in a bind

Apr 14, 2013 - 8:00 AM

Bishops serve as de facto chairpersons of the election watchdog in the provinces The active campaigning of some against certain candidates casts doubt on the PPCRV s non partisan status

Meet White Vote's 1st set of Senate bets

Apr 14, 2013 - 3:29 AM

The White Vote Movement has endorsed 6 senatorial candidates who are against the reproductive health law

WHITE VOTE 6. The White Vote Movement endorses 6 senatorial candidates who are against the Reproductive Health Law. Rappler/Jerald Uy

Cebu church group backs 8 Senate, 6 House bets

Apr 03, 2013 - 9:23 PM

A lay group s initiative to endorse pro life candidates have the backing of Archbishop Jose Palma president of the CBCP

Batangas in 2013: Gearing up for Holy War

Mar 28, 2013 - 7:00 AM

The Archdiocese of Lipa with an unquestionable influence in local elections wants to create a Catholic vote in the national level

SUNDAY REMINDER. There is no missing the election-related message at the entrance of the Sto. Niño Church in Lipa City. Photo by Loreto Guinhawa

BOTO nAMEN: Demystifying the Catholic vote

Mar 09, 2013 - 2:21 PM

Is there such a thing as a Catholic vote?

BOTO nAMEN: Demystifying the Catholic Vote

The Catholic vote, anyone?

Mar 04, 2013 - 4:25 PM

Who is afraid of the Catholic vote? I am afraid of its impact on the Church whose servant I am

Team Patay, Team Buhay: Unconscionable

Feb 25, 2013 - 7:03 AM

Putting posters up about conscience in the context of a particular vote for or against people trivializes the moral authority of the Church

What the campaign vs ‘Team Patay’ means

Feb 22, 2013 - 7:26 PM

Negative campaigning against identified senatorial candidates is a first for a Catholic diocese This is a test for the Catholic vote for national posts

Team PNoy to counter Church campaign vs pro-RH bets

Feb 22, 2013 - 3:59 PM

Team PNoy campaign manager Frank Drilon said they will appeal to the people to vote for Aquino s candidates

Dissecting the vote on the RH bill

Jan 12, 2013 - 8:13 AM

The results are striking given that the regions that may need this law the most at least according to the economic argument and evidence may actually have less solons supporting the bill

RH and elections: Pols knew there’s no Catholic vote

Dec 29, 2012 - 6:04 PM

How the bishops misread the signs miscalculated their strength misjudged lawmakers’ definition of ‘political survival’

Enrile: 'Our biggest export is OFWs. That's why I'm against RH bill'

Nov 29, 2012 - 3:50 PM

Senate President Enrile says whether his amendments are accepted or not he will vote against the RH bill