MANILA, Philippines  –  A Muslim man has been hailed a hero for saving the lives of more than 60 Christians who hid in his home from being executed by the terrorists at the height of [Read More] <iframe width=”500″ height=”281″ src=”” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe> Source: Brave Muslim man saves 64 Christians from being executed by Maute in Marawi – Kicker Daily NewsRead More →

MANILA, Philippines  –  Another fallen hero, another heartbreaking story. It has been more than two weeks since the violence in Marawi City erupted. More than a hundred were killed including dozens of civilians and at least 38 soldiers. Private First Class (PFC) Dhan Ryan Bayot, 24, was one of those who died early in the ensuing gun battle. He was killed on May 24, the second day of the Marawi siege. But it was only lately that his own story of gallantry amid adversity had been shared on social media. According to the Facebook page Sa Ngalan ng Gobyerno, Bayot was dispatched to a detachmentRead More →

By Nirva’ana Ella Delacruz | Jun 5, 2017 QUEZON City – Sometimes, it’s a given that people love and serve those closest to them through their gifts and talents, this is why there’s a need to go out and serve total strangers. This is what Manila Archbishop Cardinal Tagle told some 6,000 people at Jesuit Communication (JesCom)’s annual Pentecost recollection on Sunday, which carried the theme “One Body in Christ” at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in this city. Expounding on why gifted people should “make sure that [their] gifts will be used by the common good,” the prelate called on the faithful, for example, whoRead More →

Remember what Jesus’ cross stands for, and don’t misuse the Bible to justify the death penalty, the Philippines’ Catholic bishops have said. Source: Don’t misuse Bible to push death penalty, Philippines bishops say :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)Read More →

In the most recent clash between the government and the Catholic Church in the Philippines, authorities have banned hanging rosaries and religious icons in vehicles, citing safety concerns. Source: Ban on religious icons in cars sparks Catholic outcry in Philippines :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)Read More →

Philippines squad named for Asia Rugby Championships 5/5/2017 Terry Javier Carroll will return for the 2017 ARC. Photo credit: Creativeimage Sports Network and Owee Ah Chun Seapac Philippines (SPI) – Proud headline sponsors of the Men’s National 15s Team – The SPI Philippine Volcanoes The Philippine Rugby Football Union, (PRFU) has announced its 28 man Seapac (SPI) Philippine Volcanoes squad for the upcoming division 1 Asia Rugby Championships. (ARC). After a recent successful outing against an experienced Singapore national team on April 22, where the Philippine Residents XV defeated Singapore 29 to 17, nine players earned selection into the SPI Philippine Volcanoes National Men’s 15sRead More →