Devotees flock at the Manila Cathedral during the Mass and Traditional Washing of the Feet

April 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Devotees flock at the Manila Cathedral during the Mass and Traditional Washing of the Feet 

150402193135Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle reminds Filipino Catholics to return to delivering service to their fellowmen out of love during the Mass and Traditional Washing of the Feet at the Manila Cathedral on Maundy Thursday (April 2, 2015). Tagle washed and kissed the feet of 12 laymen, including a church minister, a devotee of the Black Nazarene and a person with disability. (PNA photos by Avito C. Dalan)
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Visiting Pope Francis celebrates first Mass in PHL at Manila Cathedral

January 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Visiting Pope Francis celebrates first Mass in PHL at Manila Cathedral 

150116172241As they could not be accommodated inside the Manila Cathedral in Intramuros, thousands of Filipino Catholics gathered outside the cathedral to hear the first Mass celebrated in the Philippines by visiting Pope Francis on Friday (Jan. 16, 2015). (PNA photos by Marvie A. Lloren)
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EcoWaste Coalition bats for lead-safe Santo Niño images for children's health and safety

January 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on EcoWaste Coalition bats for lead-safe Santo Niño images for children's health and safety 

MANILA, Jan. 11 — Not all images of the Santo Niño, revered by many Filipino Catholics, are suitable for children.

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Smokers urged not to light up during papal visit

January 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on Smokers urged not to light up during papal visit 

MANILA, Jan. 11 — Health advocates are appealing to smokers not to light up during public events that will be attended by Pope Francis during his visit to the Philippines.

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