Rappler's latest stories on Catholicism in the Philippines
Pampanga calls off ritual crucifixions over coronavirus
'I'm disappointed,' says resident Ruben Enaje, who aims to be crucified for the 34th straight year as part of a religious vow to atone for his sins
Folk Catholicism or true piety?
'It is only God who could see the hearts of people'
[OPINION] This Christmas, put down your phones and truly reconnect
Go, re-connect, and allow your selves to be found. Recover your sense of delight and then once again hear yourself praying, ‘O God, it feels great to be alive.’
[OPINION] Something is wrong with Filipino faith
Why do we rank as a corrupt country despite being the only Christian nation in Asia? What happened to the faith that teaches us to love God and our neighbors?
MAP: Catholicism in the Philippines
See the extent of the Roman Catholic religion s reach in the country
Netizens praise Pope, hit Aquino over speeches
Twitter users praise the Pope for warning politicians against corruption while some criticize President Aquino for taking a swipe at bishops silence during the Arroyo administration
Palace, cathedral, arena: Full day for Pope Francis
Pope Francis will celebrate mass at a centuries old cathedral and later meet worshippers in a stadium setting more familiar to rock stars as his trip to the Philippines gets into full swing
Thousands welcome Pope Francis to the Philippines
UPDATED WITH VIDEO The charismatic pontiff begins his packed 5 day visit to the Philippines a predominantly Catholic nation battered by disasters and beset with poverty and corruption
On Father Obach's apology
I hope the apology does not shield the Church from its own need for introspection as to why it is so cruel to women
'Declare SC has no jurisdiction over RH challenge'
But RH law advocates also hope the Supreme Court will rule in their favor
#Nazareno2014: Netizens react to chaos at the altar
Is the Black Nazarene parade a test of faith or just a deadly tradition?