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Cardinal Tagle to lead top Vatican office

Dec 08, 2019 - 8:45 PM

Pope Francis names Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle as part of his 'Cabinet,' making Tagle one of the most powerful men in the Catholic Church

Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle gives his homily at the Chrism Mass at the Manila Cathedral. Hindreds of priests from different diocesea of the Archdiocese of Manila concelebrated with the archbishop. Photo by Angie de Silva

Gadon submits expert comment on Sereno quo warranto. SC expunges it.

Apr 18, 2018 - 4:00 PM

(UPDATED) The Supreme Court did not recognize the amicus curiae because there was no invitation extended to lawyer Larry Gadon to begin with, say court insiders

Sick of scandals, pope prescribes cure for Vatican ills

Dec 21, 2015 - 9:50 PM

Pope Francis vows to push for a reform of the Curia the Church s diseased governing body

3 in 5 priests live in a material world

Jan 16, 2015 - 5:49 PM

It s going to take more than a gentle admonition from Pope Francis to rock the Church of Peter in the Philippines

Pope to return 'Vatican-centric' Church to people

Oct 01, 2013 - 11:34 PM

The Pope vows a Church that is not just top down but also horizontal

Pope to unveil sainthood date for John Paul II, John XXIII

Sep 30, 2013 - 11:45 AM

The unprecedented double sainthood for two popes is seen by Vatican watchers as an attempt to breach a traditional left right divide in the Church

SOON-TO-BE SAINTS. The canonization dates for Popes John XXIII (L) and John Paul III (R) will be announced September 30, 2013, by Pope Francis. File photos from AFP

Managers of Vatican bank resign in wake of latest scandal

Jul 02, 2013 - 7:50 AM

Two top officials of the Institute of Religious Works felt that their resignation would be in the best interest of the Institute and of the Holy See

Pope admits 'gay lobby' in Vatican hierarchy

Jun 11, 2013 - 8:38 PM

UPDATE Pope Francis has admitted the existence of a gay lobby inside the Vatican s secretive administration the Curia according to sources cited Tuesday

Pope Francis set for inauguration mass

Mar 19, 2013 - 10:29 AM

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to attend the mass laden with rituals and spectacular imagery

'Hello? This is Pope Francis'

Mar 16, 2013 - 3:21 PM

Shunning VIP treatment Pope Francis shocks a porter who took his personal phone call

Choice of Pope Francis boosts Tagle's future chances

Mar 15, 2013 - 10:16 AM

If Tagle is able to create a stir among his peers in the next few years his being pope is not far fetched