Glicerio Santos Jr - updates

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1.2 million Filipinos join Iglesia ni Cristo walk vs poverty

May 06, 2018 - 10:17 AM

(3rd UPDATE) Iglesia ni Cristo says it bagged a new Guinness record for the largest human sentence during its Worldwide Walk to Fight Poverty along Roxas Boulevard

WALK VS POVERTY. Hundreds of thousands of Filipinos flock to Roxas Boulevard for the Iglesia ni Cristo's Worldwide Walk to Fight Poverty on May 6, 2018. Photo courtesy of PIO SPD

Over P1B bank loans for the Iglesia ni Cristo’s Philippine Arena?

Jul 27, 2016 - 12:59 PM

The late INC executive minister Eraño Manalo once said Ang Iglesia ni Cristo ay walang utang kahit na saang bangko Ang Iglesia ni Cristo ay hindi nagsasanla ng mga titulo ng lupa para lamang makakuha ng pondo

MILLIONS IN LOANS? Documents showed that key INC officials were signatories in loan agreements to fund the Ciudad de Victoria project, which includes the Philippine arena.

US ex-minister to Iglesia: Stop tax fraud

Dec 06, 2015 - 10:30 AM

The Iglesia ni Cristo for its part vows to cooperate with the proper authorities as it faces an accusation of tax fraud

TAX FRAUD? In the US, an ex-minister reports the Iglesia ni Cristo for alleged tax fraud. The INC denies this claim. File photo by Rappler

DOJ sets hearing on ex-Iglesia minister's case vs church leaders

Nov 05, 2015 - 5:59 PM

The preliminary hearing for the serious illegal detention case filed by ex Iglesia minister Isaias Samson Jr against top church officials has been set on November 6

INC PROTEST. Iglesia ni Cristo members mass in front of the Department of Justice in Manila in August 2015, to protest the investigation of an illegal detention complaint against its leaders. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

PODCAST: INC’s Samson: We seek reformation, not revolution

Sep 17, 2015 - 9:00 AM

Samson says I believe that after this huge challenge once the Iglesia is cleansed it will become stronger

Iglesia ni Cristo minister Isaias Samson: Life in danger

Sep 16, 2015 - 1:05 PM

[EXCLUSIVE] After being expelled Samson says he still hopes the Iglesia will emerge a reformed church

REFORMIST. Expelled Iglesia ni Cristo Minister Isaias Samson speaks the salvation and future of the Iglesia. Photo by Rey Santos Jr/Rappler

Binay, Poe: INC members 'protecting their faith'

Aug 28, 2015 - 2:09 PM

UPDATED Vice President Jejomar Binay says the government should focus on other problems while Senator Grace Poe believes Justice Secretary Leila de Lima should explain the merits of the case to the public

Disgruntled members of the Iglesia Ni Cristo rushed to the Department of Justice in Padre Faura Street, Manila on Thursday. The young INC members accused Justice Secretary Leila de Lima of interfering with their affair, including the investigation of the recent INC crisis. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Iglesia property in The Fort sold for almost P1B

Aug 19, 2015 - 11:26 AM

EXCLUSIVE: The new owner of Fort Victoria in upscale Bonifacio Global City is New San Jose Builders Incorporated owned by a businessman close to the Aquino administration

FORT VICTORIA. A joint project between the Iglesia ni Cristo and New San Jose Builders stands tall in The Fort in Taguig. Photo by Mark Z. Saludes/Rappler (c) Mark Z.Saludes

Part 2: Glicerio Santos Jr's clout and control in the INC

Jul 31, 2015 - 5:14 PM

[EXCLUSIVE] With only a few exceptions the personalities behind the US branches of the FYM foundation are basically the same: Glicerio Jr Glicerio III and Glicerio IV

Part 1: Who is Glicerio Santos Jr in the Iglesia ni Cristo?

Jul 30, 2015 - 8:02 AM

[EXCLUSIVE] The elder Eraño Manalo had advised his son Eduardo, now executive minister, to always listen to the good counsel of Santos, also known as 'Kidlat', because he was 'quick to act'

Angel Manalo: 'Kuya, sana magkausap na tayo'

Jul 27, 2015 - 10:57 PM

Angel Manalo also tells his brother Iglesia ni Cristo head Eduardo Manalo: Ang mommy sana makausap mo na Sabik na sabik siya

LEADER'S BROTHER. Angel Manalo hits 'corruption' within the Iglesia ni Cristo as he addresses reporters on July 24, 2015. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Iglesia ni Cristo sues expelled minister for libel

Jul 27, 2015 - 11:26 AM

Expelled minister Isaias Samson Jr former editor in chief of the INC publication Pasugo earlier accused INC general auditor Glicerio Santos Jr of corruption

EXPELLED MINISTER. Isaias Samson Jr, former editor in chief of the Iglesia ni Cristo publication 'Pasugo,' faces a libel complaint. File photo by Rappler

‘Largest theater on Earth’ shows Iglesia’s influence

Jul 21, 2014 - 10:08 PM

The Iglesia ni Cristo begins its week long centennial celebration by opening the colossal Philippine Arena in Bulacan

Aquino, 50k INC members in 'largest theater on Earth'

Jul 21, 2014 - 6:28 AM

2nd UPDATE The P8 7 billion 55 000 seater Philippine Arena in Bocaue Bulacan shows the Iglesia ni Cristo s clout as it marks its 100th anniversary

55,000-SEATER. The Philippine Arena is thrice as big as the Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City. Photo by George Moya/Rappler