Roman Catholics in the Philippines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Roman Catholics in the Philippines


More Catholics outraged by killings of priests

Jun 18, 2018 - 7:35 AM

'Let us not stop making noise until our cry for justice and truth is heard. Let the killings stop!' says Cubao Bishop Honesto Ongtioco after the recent murder of Nueva Ecija priest Father Richmond Nilo.

SLAIN PRIEST. Father Richmond Nilo is the 3rd Filipino priest to be killed in less than 7 months. Photo by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler

PNP to Cebuanos: Help protect IEC visitors

Jan 24, 2016 - 12:14 PM

About 6 000 police officers and 2 000 personnel from the Armed Forces of the Philippines are deployed to protect participants of the International Eucharistic Congress

WELCOME TO CEBU. Delegates of the International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) are pictured at the San Carlos Seminary grounds, January 23, 2016. Mark Z. Saludes/Rappler

Why I’m not excited to see Pope Francis

Jan 11, 2015 - 10:48 PM

About 20 years ago other than priesthood my goal in life was to see in person a successor of St Peter

#PopeFrancisPH in Leyte: What to expect

Dec 29, 2014 - 3:12 PM

Pope Francis is visiting Leyte on January 17 to meet typhoons Yolanda Haiyan and Ruby Hagupit survivors

Insta-2013: The year in 15 seconds

Dec 29, 2013 - 9:00 AM

From soundbites on corruption to messages of hope watch the Philippines best 15 second clips this year