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Bangsamoro advocate retires as Cotabato archbishop

Nov 07, 2018 - 9:00 AM

Retired Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Quevedo, an advocate of the peace process in the southern Philippines, is the first cardinal from Mindanao

RETIRED. Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Cardinal Quevedo steps down as he is past retirement age. Photo by Angie De Silva/Rappler

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Jun 01, 2017 - 10:17 AM

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Mindanao bishops declare 'martial law must be temporary'

May 26, 2017 - 7:52 PM

We shall condemn any abuse of martial law and as in the past will condemn it outright if it goes in the way of evil the Catholic bishops of Mindanao say

'PURSUE PEACE.' Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Quevedo stresses the need for peace in a statement on martial law issued on behalf of the Catholic bishops of Mindanao. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Cardinal Quevedo on BBL: 'Peace on the altar of politics'

Jan 28, 2016 - 8:51 PM

Speaking to Rappler the first cardinal from Mindanao also hits the reopened Mamasapano probe as purely political

MINDANAO'S 1ST CARDINAL. Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Quevedo, then secretary-general of the Federation of Asian Bishops' Conferences, gestures as he speaks during a press briefing at the Pope Pius XII Catholic Center in Manila on Aug 15, 2009. File photo by Jay Directo/AFP

CBCP: Leave Bangsamoro law issues to SC

Jul 18, 2015 - 5:36 PM

Everyone wants peace everyone wants a kind of BBL Catholic bishops say as they back a BBL rooted in social justice

PEACE IN MINDANAO. Filipino Muslims join a rally for peace in Manila as lawmakers debate a proposed law to create a more powerful autonomous Muslim region. File photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

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Jun 09, 2015 - 6:00 PM

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Aquino hits Napenas, Quevedo defends MILF, Pacquiao vs Mayweather | The wRap

Mar 10, 2015 - 7:53 PM

Aquino says Napeñas tricked him Quevedo says the MILF is not a terrorist group Pacquiao is unimpressed by Mayweather’s KO of a sparring partner

Cardinal Quevedo defends MILF: 'They're not terrorists'

Mar 10, 2015 - 1:49 PM

The bottom line of the Mamasapano tragedy is mistrust – on both sides of the conflict Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Cardinal Quevedo says

RAISED IN MINDANAO. Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Cardinal Quevedo speaks about from experience about the Mindanao conflict. File photo courtesy of Fabio Frustaci/EPA

Cardinal Quevedo: Junking BBL a 'total disaster'

Feb 07, 2015 - 10:43 AM

A leading voice in the peace process the cardinal says junking the Bangsamoro Basic Law or BBL is like throwing away the tub of water and the baby as well

CALL FOR PEACE. In Manila, Filipino Muslims pray at a mosque before their rally for peace in Mindanao on February 6, 2015. Photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

CBCP head on Maguindanao tragedy: No justice, no peace

Jan 31, 2015 - 2:15 PM

Speaking to Rappler Archbishop Socrates Villegas warns against acting like the monkeys if we just ignore the situation for the sake of peace

CALL FOR JUSTICE. Relatives cry at the coffin of one of the 44 police commandos killed in a botched anti-terror operation, during a necrological service at the Camp Bagong Diwa on January 30, 2015. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Cardinal Quevedo on SAF deaths: Hold back revenge

Jan 29, 2015 - 11:06 AM

Cotabato s Cardinal Quevedo tells Rappler that the Maguindanao clash which killed 44 Special Action Force SAF members shouldn t end the peace process

SLAIN COP. Villagers carry a coffin with the corpse of a Special Action Force police officer who was killed in an encounter to be brought to Zamboanga City for a Muslim burial in the town of Mamasapano, Maguindanao, on January 27, 2015.  Photo by Althea Ballentes/EPA

Binay ratings drop, Pope Francis visit, PH porn habits | The wRap

Jan 13, 2015 - 10:20 PM

Vice President Binay’s ratings drop to an all time low A possible storm could cancel Pope Francis’ Leyte visit The Philippines ranks 19th on a porn site’s traffic

Quevedo: Pope combines heart and mind

Jan 13, 2015 - 9:08 PM

Pope Francis may be conservative in doctrine but his pastoral practice is more generous and compassionate says Cardinal Orlando Quevedo

'CHURCH OF THE POOR.' Children of Filipino food scavengers eat a 'pagpag' (recycled food) meal collected from the Payatas dump site ahead of Pope Francis' visit in Quezon City, eastern Manila, Philippines, January 13, 2015. Photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

MILF leaders invited Pope Francis to Cotabato

Jan 13, 2015 - 3:20 PM

Pope Francis knows Mindanao knows the problems of Mindanao says Cardinal Orlando Quevedo

'The Holy Father's example is very strong' - Quevedo

Jan 13, 2015 - 11:04 AM

Rappler talks to Cardinal Orlando Quevedo who had the opportunity to work with Pope Francis the charismatic pontiff

ISIS threat shows need for Mindanao peace – Quevedo

Aug 26, 2014 - 4:44 PM

It is horrendous if Filipino terrorists have pledged allegiance to the jihadist Islamic State the first cardinal from Mindanao tells Rappler

REJECTED WORLDWIDE. Demonstrators at a rally supporting Kurdistan hold placards protesting against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria or ISIS in front of the White House on August 16, 2014 in Washington, DC. Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP

Archbishop Legaspi: Prelate for a 'Church of the Poor'

Aug 08, 2014 - 4:06 PM

In May 2012 the prelate says he had only asked to live long enough to oversee the 300 year celebration of devotion to the Lady of Peñafrancia in 2010 He got what he wished for and more

CBCP: Reach out to Bangsamoro deal's critics

Mar 27, 2014 - 8:34 PM

The CBCP president pushes for a continuing dialogue with groups like the MNLF

PH to offer Pope Francis stamps

Mar 19, 2014 - 11:57 AM

Through these stamps the Philippines aims to promote electronic remittance

Lessons from the Pope who is 'able to laugh'

Mar 16, 2014 - 6:49 PM

Cardinal Tagle describes the Pope s gestures as grand in their simplicity

Pope appoints Quevedo, 18 others new cardinals

Feb 22, 2014 - 8:07 PM

Nine of the 19 cardinals appointed come from South America Africa and Asia

CONSISTORY. Pope Francis arrives to appoint new cardinals at the consistory in the St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican on February 22, 2014. Photo by Vincenzo Pinto/AFP

Cardinal Quevedo a 'prophet' in Mindanao

Feb 22, 2014 - 7:25 PM

UPDATED At the Vatican Pope Francis gives the red hat to Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Cardinal Quevedo

Q & A: Mindanao cardinal dreams 'like Pope Francis'

Feb 21, 2014 - 4:34 PM

Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Quevedo who becomes cardinal on February 22 says he wants a simple Church a poor Church a humble Church

Once burned, will Quevedo take chances with Aquino gov’t?

Jan 27, 2014 - 2:41 PM

How sincere is gov’t in making the peace deal work? The new cardinal from Mindanao once dragged by the Palace into the PCSO scandal will be watching

New cardinal: 'Spokesman' from the poorest islands

Jan 16, 2014 - 6:00 PM

Pope Francis has pulled Cotabato from the fringes and newly named Cardinal Orlando Quevedo vows to speak out on the challenges facing southern Philippines

WHAT'S NEXT? Will the relationship between Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Quevedo, officially a cardinal in February, and the Aquino administration change? File photo by Roy Lagarde/Rappler

Mindanao cardinal fears 'crowning with thorns'

Jan 15, 2014 - 8:46 PM

The first cardinal from Mindanao Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Quevedo admits he feels some insecurity He asks himself: Am I equal to the task?

Quevedo: Mindanao's first cardinal

Jan 13, 2014 - 6:41 AM

Named a cardinal Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Quevedo can soon advise the Pope on Islam and inter religious dialogue

Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Quevedo named cardinal

Jan 12, 2014 - 9:09 PM

Archbishop Quevedo joins 15 other new cardinals and 3 Archbishops emeriti in the College of Cardinals