passion - updates

Rappler's latest stories on passion


Charlie Lim: Always evolving

Apr 08, 2019 - 10:36 AM

He's the name behind Singapore's refreshes National Day Parade theme song and more


Mar 29, 2019 - 7:34 PM

Get to know the homegrown indie singer-songwriter behind Singapore’s refreshed 1987 National Day Parade theme song, “We are Singapore" and more

NBTC: Ababou's Team Dedication cops Division 2 All-Star title

Mar 23, 2019 - 5:53 PM

Dylan Ababou's Team Dedication tops Paul Desiderio's Team Passion in the NBTC Division 2 All-Star Game

TOPNOTCH. Mctroi Crisostomo of Holy Trinity College-General Santos bags the Most Outstanding Plaeyer award. Photo from NBTC

Why 'gifted' is overrated

Jul 15, 2018 - 11:00 AM

Science bears out that success does not lie in passion or interest, but in how you view passion

Filipino-Australian wins ’The Apartment: Passion for Design’ show

May 29, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Fashion designer Stephanie Dods wins the 6th season of 'The Apartment'

The stories behind the Passion of Jesus

Mar 30, 2018 - 12:45 PM

These are the stories of the key characters in the Stations of the Cross

Cat Arambulo-Antonio: Passion for all things beautiful

Mar 25, 2018 - 7:41 PM

Cat talks about style, family and what it takes to judge 'The Apartment: Passion for Design'

Quiz: What should be next on your bucket list?

Dec 01, 2017 - 12:00 AM

Learn how you can pursue passion and purpose at the same time with this quiz!

Ex-lover tagged as mastermind in murder of Cebu policewoman

Nov 06, 2017 - 6:59 PM

Suspect Felix Pastorfide Taytayan wanted to rekindle his relationship with college sweetheart PO1 Mae Feguis Sasing, but the latter refused, investigators say

SUSPECT. Felix Taytayan, suspect in the killing of PO1 Mae Sasing, is presented to members of the media at the Mandaue City Police Office on Monday, November 6, 2017. Photo by Gelo Litonjua/Rappler

Why you should never settle for simply getting things done

Sep 26, 2017 - 6:45 AM

We all have a calling to pursue a life beyond ourselves. How will you create your own modern legacy?


#WhatsNext: Turning passion into action

Sep 23, 2017 - 7:30 AM

Our aim is to help more people – especially the youth – live out their dreams with purpose and impact

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Jeremy Passion

Jun 22, 2017 - 8:14 PM

Filipino American singer songwriter Jeremy Passion is coming back to Rappler to perform for Live Jam – watch him live here

The pursuit of passion and how it can be wrong

May 27, 2017 - 10:37 AM

Passion needs to be reframed The original passion of passion as it were was to suffer in view of something greater and beyond the self

IN PHOTOS: Passion of the Christ as told through puppets

Apr 10, 2017 - 10:18 PM

After 33 years Teatrong Mulat’s Papet Pasyon – with its cast of brown skinned flat nosed and round faced puppets – continues to fill children and adults alike with wonder

Christ on the cross

Everyday leaders in the workplace

Apr 07, 2017 - 2:15 PM

These employees from Accenture are pioneering a new age of development in an innovation led industry

Haruskah bidang pekerjaan sesuai dengan gelar pendidikan?

Mar 19, 2017 - 5:22 PM

Dilema adalah ketika apa yang telah kita pelajari bertahun tahun ternyata bukan apa yang sesungguhnya kita ingini

GoodVybes Fest: We have paid Passion Pit's agency

Feb 20, 2017 - 10:49 PM

UPDATED Our lawyers are working on the appropriate actions for those who have made slanderous and libelous statements says GoodVybes after Passion Pit s Michael Angelakos says he has not yet been paid for his 2016 performance

Go-getters share their tips on how to #FlowYourBest

Dec 24, 2016 - 7:14 AM

Abbey Sy Jensen Gomez Shaira Luna and other achievers share the mantras that inspired them to be the best version of themselves

Conversation: The new ways of self-expression

Jun 24, 2016 - 6:29 PM

In an online landscape dominated by creative young minds standing out can be a challenge But this doesn’t mean that it can’t be done

A daughter’s dilemma: Obedience or passion?

May 30, 2016 - 12:49 PM

A young women speaks up about following her parents wishes to go to dental school but finds herself very unhappy

Check out all these beautiful eats at new French bakery Passion by Gerard Dubois

Apr 09, 2016 - 11:47 AM

The boulangerie pâtisserie confiserie from Hong Kong makes its way to Philippine shores

Bangladeshi woman sentenced to death after cutting lover's heart out

Mar 29, 2016 - 6:45 PM

The woman killed her lover after he refused to marry her and kept video footage of them having sexual intercourse

IN PHOTOS: Hinuklog: The Passion of Christ in Mindanao

Mar 26, 2016 - 8:54 AM

Pilgrims together with local and foreign tourists flock to Medina every Lent to witness the Hinuklog now a major religious event in Mindanao

A soldier at the play laughs on Jesus Christ, as he punish Christ in the play.

'The Passion Live' retells the story of Jesus through pop songs

Mar 21, 2016 - 8:14 PM

Chris Daughtry and Seal star as Judas and Pontius Pilate in a TV special that retells the last moments of Jesus on Earth through pop songs

'THE PASSION.' Chris Daughtry and Jencarlos Canela play Judas and Jesus, respectively, in the FOX live TV special retelling the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus through pop songs. Screengrab from YouTube/FOX

IN PHOTOS: Passion Pit, CHVRCHES thrill PH fans at GoodVybes Fest 2016

Feb 22, 2016 - 2:46 PM

GoodVybes Fest headliners Passion Pit and CHVRCHES along with Oh Wonder Stars and a number of other acts delivered amazing unforgettable sets

GOOD VIBES AT GOODVYBES FEST. Manila's newest music festival delivered with amazing sets from headliners Oh Wonder, Stars, CHVRCHES, and Passion Pit. Photos by Stephen Lavoie/Rappler

Playlist: CHVRCHES, Passion Pit to headline GoodVybes Fest 2016

Feb 18, 2016 - 3:42 PM

Indie pop duo Oh Wonder Montreal based rockers Stars and ex Daft Punk manager Busy P join them along with other stellar local musicians and international DJs Here is our roundup of tracks to help you gear up for the festival

Passion Pit is coming to Manila for GoodVybes Fest 2016

Dec 17, 2015 - 5:15 PM

Chvrches and Oh Wonder are headlining the festival too

PASSION PIT. Singer Michael Angelakos of Passion Pit performs on stage during their concert at the March Madness Music Festival in Indiana in April 2015. File photo by Steve C. Mitchell/EPA

Passion Pit cancels Manila concert

Aug 06, 2015 - 10:33 PM

Passion Pit cancels all international shows

BRONCHITIS AND PNEUMONIA. Doctors recommend that Michael or Passion Pit rest over the next few weeks, causing him to cancel all his international concerts. Screengrab from Facebook/Passion Pit

Iza Calzado on her role in 'Sabel: Love and Passion'

Jun 26, 2015 - 2:28 PM

Iza also talks about auditioning for Cinderella her dream role and her challenging part in the play based on the iconic recurring subject of National Artist Benedicto BenCab Cabrera

INFOGRAPHIC: From passion to fruition

Jun 16, 2015 - 10:50 AM

How do you turn your skills and passions into something profitable?

On Global FC's AFC Cup win and the World Cup Draw

Apr 16, 2015 - 3:51 AM

Global became the first Philippine team to win a match in the AFC Cup when they routed an error prone Myanmar team Yadanarbon 4 1

GLOBAL DOMINATION. Mark Hartmann (R) of Global FC not only scored two goals but also threatened with a bunch of attempts. Photo by Josh Albelda

Passion Pit is coming to Manila!

Apr 14, 2015 - 9:55 AM

It s true Passion Pit announces the news on Facebook

IN PHOTOS: The Moriones festival of Marinduque

Apr 03, 2015 - 7:35 PM

Morions roam the streets of Marinduque during Holy Week where they participate in different events even scaring kids with their masks and costumes

PASSION OF CHRIST. Scenes from the Via Crusis are re-enacted in the streets of Boac town, Marinduque on Good friday. All photos by Josh Albelda/Rappler

The colorful characters of Pasay's Malibay cenaculo

Apr 02, 2015 - 5:26 PM

Writer Shirin Bhandari walks the streets of Pasay to search for and discover Pasay s Malibay cenaculo

No Azkals game on TV? Then watch our U22 team instead

Mar 30, 2015 - 12:25 PM

The Azkals friendly match against Bahrain tonight won t be televised So why not check out the Philippine U22 game against Cambodia?

The Philippine U22 has a high stakes match of its own coming up. Photo by Bob Guerrero

The kids are alright: Meet the U22 'Olympic' Azkals

Mar 21, 2015 - 2:50 AM

The Philippine U22 team embarks for Bangkok with eyes on qualifying for the 2016 AFC U23 championship and the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics

Former UE Red Warrior Fitch Arboleda (#40) and current Stallion player Arnel Amita (#50) are among the young players who will boost the Philippine team. Photo by Bob Guerrero

Is there a centerback crisis with the Azkals?

Mar 16, 2015 - 6:05 PM

As FIFA World Cup qualifiers near the Philippines lack of quality young central defenders remains a gaping hole in the Azkals lineup

Amani Aguinaldo, 19, of Global FC is one of the few - the too few - Filipino centerbacks currently plying the trade. Photo by Bob Guerrero

Green and Gold Glory: Dissecting FEU's football dominance

Mar 09, 2015 - 4:43 AM

The Passionate Fan Bob Guerrero analyzes how Far Eastern University has constructed a football juggernaut and become the unrivaled titans of the UAAP

The Far Eastern University men's team won their second straight title, with the university winning the treble in back-to-back years. Photo by Bob Guerrero

Volunteerism lies at the heart of every CSR project

Feb 25, 2015 - 3:00 PM

One of the challenges a volunteer can face is this nagging question: Why am I doing this?

Politics and passion

Jun 23, 2014 - 7:00 AM

The grand political formulas may not always be the best thing that a good citizen must consider It is through the small the intimate and the local that we express our best ethics and come to our broadest understandings

Hinuklog: Passion of the Christ street play

Apr 19, 2014 - 1:25 PM

The play draws thousands of tourists who want to reflect on the life of Jesus Christ

Youth pick '$30 M' over Mass; Tagle bothered

Apr 14, 2014 - 1:54 PM

At the start of Holy Week the Manila archbishop says Catholics should set their priorities straight

Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle says Mass on Palm Sunday, April 13, 2014. Photo by Noli Yamsuan/Archdiocese of Manila

Fil-Am musician Jeremy Passion: 'It's not about the views'

Mar 24, 2014 - 6:26 PM

What is a million views if you’re not using a million views for something that’s important?

#PassionForMusic: Jeremy Passion and his viral music

Mar 21, 2014 - 4:46 PM

Get to know Passion a little bit better

One night only: YouTube sensation Jeremy Passion returns to Manila

Mar 11, 2014 - 12:54 PM

YouTube sensation returns to Manila for a one night only concert on March 21st at the Music Museum in Greenhills San Juan

US TV hunter draws scorn over South Africa lion kill

Nov 21, 2013 - 1:52 PM

An online petition calls on the South African government to no longer let hunter host Melissa Bachman into the country

The Shortlist: Sights and sounds

Sep 07, 2013 - 1:00 PM

Here s your weekly list of things happening in the coming week

20 tips to survive your 20s

Sep 01, 2013 - 7:22 PM

Your best era also depends on your outlook Here are some insights to live by

STEPPING OUT. The twenties are a time of open-mindedness and opportunity. Ask anyone past this stage

7 daring ways to pursue your passion

Jul 14, 2013 - 6:07 PM

The ABCs of living the life you want

CHOICE. Choose to let things happen, or make things happen

Summer in the city at Resorts World Manila

Apr 28, 2013 - 8:39 PM

If you’re staying in the city instead of heading out to one of the country’s many coastlines here are some events to help you keep the heat at bay and your energy at an all time high

MUSIC, SUMMER, MORE MUSIC. Chill to the beat of the coolest Pinoy acts in Sundown Sounds, Resorts World Manila's own 15-day music festival. It runs until April 30. Tropical Depression photo courtesy of Resorts World Manila