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Churches to voters: Choose bets who put country over self

May 12, 2019 - 10:22 AM

Let us not return to dictatorship, warns Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David

FOR THE COUNTRY. Faith-based leaders and members belonging to different Christian organizations under the People's Choice Movement hold a candle lighting ceremony ahead of the May 13 elections. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

[EDITORIAL] #AnimatED: Diyos ni Digong ang diyos ng hidwaan

Jul 02, 2018 - 9:00 AM

Hindi hinubog sa imahe ng kanyang ‘sensible God’ si Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte 'committed sin that only Satan can do' – Christian group

Jun 26, 2018 - 11:33 PM

'President Duterte has crossed the line!' says Bishop Daniel Balais, national chairman of the Christian group Intercessors for the Philippines

FACING OUTRAGE. The Christian group Intercessors for the Philippines says it 'condemns to the highest degree' the 'blasphemous words against God' uttered by President Rodrigo Duterte. Malacañang file photo

Evangelical churches slam Duterte barbs vs 'stupid God'

Jun 26, 2018 - 12:55 PM

The Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches says it is 'immensely offended' after President Rodrigo Duterte blasted as stupid 'the God of the Christian faith'

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the ceremonial distribution of 3,772 Certificates of Land Ownership Award (CLOAs) to agrarian reform beneficiaries in the Western Visayas region at the Cabatuan Covered Gym in the Municipality of Cabatuan, Iloilo on June 20, 2018, explains that he is simply doing his job when the CLOAs have been distributed to the rightful beneficiaries. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Evangelical churches back Sereno amid impeachment complaints

Sep 07, 2017 - 11:33 AM

The Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches PCEC calls on President Rodrigo Duterte to recognize Chief Justice Sereno as a valuable ally

PRAYING OVER. Christian leaders pray over Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno in a video uploaded by the Christ's Commission Fellowship (CCF) in May 2013. CCF is a member of the Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches (PCEC). Screen grab from CCF's YouTube page

Christians hit 'daily bloodshed' in war on drugs

Aug 16, 2016 - 12:21 PM

We call on Evangelical Christians to denounce the unlawful and brutal killings of drug suspects the Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches says

WAR ON DRUGS. The dead body of an alleged drug dealer lies on the ground on a street in Manila on July 12, 2016. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Interfaith group: Mary Jane a victim of human trafficking

Apr 17, 2015 - 4:22 PM

Her pain is our pain Her family s pain is our pain a group of Christian churches says in appealing for a Filipina on Indonesia s death row

FILIPINO ON DEATH ROW. Filipino protesters are seen through a passing passenger's vehicle as they hold placards appealing the execution of Mary Jane Veloso, during a demonstration outside the presidential palace in Manila, Philippines, on April 10, 2015. Photo by Ritchie Tongo/EPA

National Day of Prayer on Jan 20

Jan 19, 2014 - 4:47 PM

In light of incidents and natural calamities that struck the country last year the nationwide prayer will be held at 5:00 pm at the Malacañang Palace grounds and will be broadcast live on state run radio and TV

File photo by Rolex dela Pena/EPA

Prayer from a 'bouquet of flowers'

Oct 26, 2013 - 7:49 PM

To revisit a historic event in October 1986 members of different faiths gather to discuss love and forgiveness