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Key figures in the 2015 Iglesia ni Cristo controversy: Where are they now?

Jul 27, 2019 - 1:47 PM

Personalities involved in the 2015 controversy that hit the influential religious group are detained, granted refugee status, or in hiding except for the INC executive minister

Angel Manalo seeks help vs demolition of home in INC compound

Mar 02, 2017 - 1:44 PM

UPDATED We are calling on PNP Chief Bato and DILG Secretary Ismael Sueno There is no court order for the demolition of our house says the estranged sibling of INC executive minister Eduardo Manalo

37 TANDANG SORA. The part of the Iglesia Ni Cristo Compound where Angel Manalo and Lottie Manalo-Hemedez reside. Photo by Rambo Talabong

Human rights violations? Manalo siblings' lawyers seek court's help

Oct 13, 2016 - 1:14 PM

The camp of Lottie Manalo Hemedez and Angel Manalo estranged siblings of Iglesia executive minister Eduardo Manalo has filed an urgent motion to allow them to enter the controversial 36 Tandang Sora compound

Looking back: One year after the INC protests

Aug 27, 2016 - 10:00 AM

A year ago members of the Iglesia took to the streets in a show of force after controversies and internal conflict rocked the influential church

SHOW OF FORCE. INC members gather at the intersection of Edsa and Shaw Blvd in August 2015. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

QC Court: Manalo siblings can stay in 36 Tandang Sora

Aug 07, 2016 - 6:02 PM

Lottie Manalo Hemedez and Angel Manalo estranged siblings of Iglesia ni Cristo executive minister Eduardo Manalo will remain in the controversial residence for the time being

Manalo siblings to stay put at 36 Tandang Sora until new order

Jun 25, 2016 - 4:13 PM

Iglesia ni Cristo lawyer Moises Tolentino Jr says they plan to request next week for a writ of execution before the Quezon City Metropolitan Trial Court the court authorized to release the document

STILL STAYING. Lottie Manalo-Hemedez (right) with her lawyer Trixie Angeles-Cruz during a press conference in January 2016. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Are the Manalo siblings trying to spy on INC?

Jun 18, 2016 - 6:57 PM

The Iglesia ni Cristo shows photos of electronic devices supposedly being snuck inside deliveries meant for Lottie and Angel Manalo

SNOOPING AROUND? INC spokesperson Edwil Zabala shows photos of alleged spying equipment hidden inside deliveries to Angel and Lottie Manalo at 36 Tandang Sora

Court orders Manalo siblings out of 36 Tandang Sora

Jun 18, 2016 - 3:53 PM

But without a writ of execution from the Manila Metropolitan Trial Court the decision cannot be fully carried out yet

IN FAVOR OF IGLESIA. INC spokesperson Bro Edwil Zabala and lawyer Moises Tolentino Jr hold a press conference on June 18 about the illegal detainer case they filed against Lottie and Angel Manalo. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Sewage water flooding Tandang Sora residence – Manalo camp

May 28, 2016 - 9:30 AM

After their electricity and water were cut off the estranged siblings of INC leader Eduardo Manalo say sewage water has been forced inside their house

DIRT AND MUD. The Manalo camp says sewage water is now flooding their residence in Tandang Sora.

INC wants Manalo doctors accompanied by New Era staff

Feb 24, 2016 - 5:13 PM

The Iglesia ni Cristo wants the names of the doctors provided at least 24 hours before a scheduled visit

CONTESTED PROPERTY. The Iglesia ni Cristo and Lottie Manalo Hemedez both have claims over the 2-hectare lot. Rappler photo

Manalo sister defers testimony as INC withdraws TRO petition

Feb 09, 2016 - 5:54 PM

Despite the postponement of Hemedez testimony the court decides to grant the Manalo camp s request to allow doctors to enter the Tandang Sora compound on humanitarian grounds

TESTIMONY DEFERRED. In this photo take on January 15, 2016, Lottie Manalo-Hemedez prepares to speak with media regarding the situation at 36 Tandang Sora. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

INC head Eduardo Manalo faces complaint over Tandang Sora lot

Jan 27, 2016 - 4:41 PM

INC executive minister Eduardo Manalo is named respondent in the complaint for falsification of public documents filed by his estranged sister Lottie Manalo Hemedez

REVERED LEADER. Iglesia ni Cristo Executive Minister Eduardo Manalo, the church's third leader, follows in the footsteps of Iglesia founder Felix Manalo. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Commotion at Tandang Sora: Manalo camp accuses INC of harassment

Jan 17, 2016 - 3:02 PM

A video from the camp of Lottie Manalo Hemedez shows an INC guard pulling out a gun during a commotion at 36 Tandang Sora last Friday

COMMOTION. A screengrab from a video taken by the Manalo camp shows a gun being pulled out (lower right) during the commotion at 36 Tandang Sora on January 15, 2016. Video courtesy of INC Defenders

Lottie Manalo to Iglesia: We are heirs of 'God's Messenger'

Jan 16, 2016 - 10:35 AM

UPDATED On ownership of 36 Tandang Sora Hemedez says the argument that they are no longer Iglesia members does not hold because of a precedent set by her father himself Eraño Manalo

ENCLOSED. Lottie Manalo-Hemedez shows a photo of a high concrete wall enclosing their residence. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Lottie Manalo to brother Eduardo: Why are you keeping us away?

Jan 15, 2016 - 8:18 PM

Echoing the calls of her brother Angel Lottie Manalo Hemedez appeals to their older brother Eduardo to talk to the family and end the controversy in the Iglesia ni Cristo

'TALK TO US.' Lottie Manalo-Hemedez appeals to her brother, INC leader Eduardo Manalo, to talk to the family and end the long-running controversy rocking the church. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

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Jan 14, 2016 - 6:09 PM

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INC mulls ejectment case vs Manalos over Tandang Sora lot

Jan 14, 2016 - 1:28 PM

If the Manalo siblings fail to vacate the contested property 15 days after a second notice the INC says it will file an ejectment case against them

SECURITY CONCERNS. INC Spokeperson Edwil Zabala and Atty. Moises Tolentino Jr hold up photos of unknown men at the contested 36 Tandang Sora property. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Manalo siblings: INC fences 'illegal', invasion of property

Jan 12, 2016 - 2:15 PM

The INC meanwhile says the Manalo siblings were allowed to stay in the compound only as a privilege because they are family members of Eraño Manalo

'BLATANT DISREGARD.' The Manalo siblings want the INC to explain why they should not be cited in contempt for its 'blatant disregard' of court process when it allowed construction workers to enter a disputed compound to put up fences. Sourced photo

Iglesia defying order to stop construction in Tandang Sora compound?

Dec 23, 2015 - 2:59 PM

Photos taken on Wednesday morning December 23 show construction continues in the compound despite an order to temporarily stop during the holidays

Photo sourced by Rappler

Revolt in the Iglesia ni Cristo

Dec 23, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Over 100 years old no one ever imagined the INC was in the throes of dissension in 2015 with no less than members of the family entangled in a bitter quarrel

Court to INC: No construction in Tandang Sora compound

Dec 22, 2015 - 2:53 PM

The court asks the Iglesia to temporarily stop construction activities during the holiday season and allow lawyers unhampered access to the Manalo siblings

WALLED IN? Lottie Manalo-Hemedez talks to her lawyer Trixie Cruz-Angeles before the hearing on Tuesday, December 22. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

Comelec on Duterte's bid, LPA Nona, INC compound | 12PM wRap

Dec 17, 2015 - 1:33 PM

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Court to INC: Remove blockade, restore power at Tandang Sora

Dec 17, 2015 - 9:51 AM

UPDATED As of Thursday morning December 16 the portalet and guardhouse blocking the entrance to the Iglesia compound remain in place

Lottie Manalo-Hemedez during hearing at the Quezon City Regional Trial Court on December 16. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

After P1M unpaid Meralco bill, power cut in INC Manalo house

Dec 10, 2015 - 10:30 AM

The estranged siblings of INC leader Eduardo Manalo say they were handed a bill for P1 38 million in unpaid electricity fees

BLOCKED. A portable toilet and a guardhouse blocks the gate of the Manalo residence in Quezon City.

Who owns 36 Tandang Sora? Manalo sister questions INC claims

Dec 03, 2015 - 6:49 PM

The estranged sister of INC leader Eduardo Manalo is questioning the church s ownership claims over 36 Tandang Sora based on a supposed deed of sale

OWNERSHIP CLAIMS. Lottie Manalo-Hernadez appears before a Quezon City court hearing a petition for injunction filed by the INC last November, but her testimony was rescheduled. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

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Nov 24, 2015 - 6:16 PM

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Sister of INC's Eduardo Manalo appears in court, stopped from testifying

Nov 23, 2015 - 6:01 PM

The estranged sibling of INC leader Eduardo Manalo was supposed to testify as a respondent in the INC s petition but the INC camp moved to defer proceedings

Lottie Manalo-Hemedez appears before a Quezon City court hearing a petition for injunction filed by the INC. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Denied medical help? Driver of INC leader's expelled brother dies

Nov 11, 2015 - 7:00 AM

Benjamin Arellano Jr driver of Angel Manalo was not checked by a doctor allegedly after the Iglesia ni Cristo leadership disallowed visitors at the INC compound

INC COMPOUND. Fascade of Iglesia ni Cristo church in Quezon City. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

Trip to Japan for Iglesia ni Cristo's Eduardo Manalo?

Nov 02, 2015 - 9:52 PM

UPDATED Was the trip intended to celebrate his 59th birthday or was it to speak to relatives of Jinky Otsuka Menorca wife of expelled minister Lowell Menorca? Whatever the intent Manalo was a no show at the Court of Appeals on Nov 3

REVERED LEADER. Iglesia ni Cristo Executive Minister Eduardo V Manalo, the church's third leader, follows in the footsteps of Iglesia founder Felix Manalo. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

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Oct 08, 2015 - 6:20 PM

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Manalo brother hits Iglesia ni Cristo 'corruption'

Jul 24, 2015 - 2:21 AM

Nasira na ang doktrina ng Iglesia ni Cristo Angel Manalo says after his brother Eduardo expelled him from the 100 year old church

Cops rule out abduction in Iglesia compound

Jul 24, 2015 - 12:17 AM

2nd UPDATE Angel Manalo brother of Iglesia ni Cristo head Eduardo Manalo also denies he was abducted

NO ABDUCTION? Philippine National Police Chief Superintendent Joel Pagdilao tries to speak with people inside the Iglesia ni Cristo Compound. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

WATCH: Iglesia ni Cristo member held under 'house arrest': There were grenades, threats

Jul 23, 2015 - 9:59 PM

Isaias Samson Jr who once was editor in chief of Iglesia Ni Cristo s Pasugo Magazine says he was held under house arrest

Iglesia ni Cristo can re-admit expelled Manalo kin

Jul 23, 2015 - 8:30 PM

INC is asking for the Manalos obedience and commitment to the church s values and teachings should they decide to come back

'MISSING MINISTERS.' Another message was posted by unidentified men on the window of the INC building at 36 Tandang Sora St. Photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler Photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler Photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler

Frustrated INC members back leader's kin

Jul 23, 2015 - 5:57 PM

A sobbing INC member says Bakit ganito ang nagiging ganti sa amin?

Sign outside INC building: 'Tulong, hostage kami'

Jul 23, 2015 - 1:51 PM

This comes as the INC head s mother and brother in a Youtube video said their lives are in danger

CRY FOR HELP. An unidentified person flashes this sign in a building owned by the Iglesia ni Cristo in Tandang Sora, Quezon City. Photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler Photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler Photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler

Iglesia ni Cristo head expels mother, brother

Jul 23, 2015 - 12:33 PM

The Iglesia ni Cristo also denies the claims of Felix Nathaniel Angel Manalo and his mother Tenny in a Youtube video

Iglesia ni Cristo's Manalos say lives 'in danger'

Jul 23, 2015 - 10:21 AM

UPDATED The younger brother of Iglesia ni Cristo executive minister Eduardo Manalo seeks help: Nananawagan po kami sa inyo dahil nanganganib po ang aming buhay Sana y matulungan niyo po kami

HELP. The younger son of former Iglesia ni Cristo head Eraño Manalo seeks help. Screengrab from Manalo video