(Feature)Impact of Catholic vote remains to be seen in pre-dominantly Catholic Philippines

May 10, 2016 by · Comments Off on (Feature)Impact of Catholic vote remains to be seen in pre-dominantly Catholic Philippines 

By Ronald O. Reyes

TACLOBAN CITY, May 9 (PNA) – Filipinos went to vote on Monday for this year’s national elections, but it remains to be seen whether its 76 million Catholics will have an impact in the poll results.

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CA orders removal of phrase 'forcibly taken' from Menorca's judicial statement

December 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on CA orders removal of phrase 'forcibly taken' from Menorca's judicial statement 

By Perfecto T. Raymundo

MANILA, Dec. 1 (PNA) –The Court of Appeals' (CA) Seventh Division on Tuesday ordered the "deletion" of phrase "forcibly taken upon orders of the INC" in the affidavit of former INC Minister Lowell Menorca.

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President Aquino on INC protest rally: 'There was understanding'

September 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on President Aquino on INC protest rally: 'There was understanding' 

MANILA, Sept. 8 – President Benigno Aquino III said on Tuesday there was an understanding between representatives of the government and Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) that prompted the influential religious group to end their protest rally on a portion of Epifanio Delos Santos Ave. (EDSA) last week.

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Palace exec says President Aquino's trust on De Lima remains

September 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Palace exec says President Aquino's trust on De Lima remains 

By Joann Santiago

MANILA, Sept. (PNA) — Malacanang on Tuesday maintained that President Benigno Aquino III continues to trust Justice Secretary Leila de Lima amidst calls by the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) for her exit.

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(Update) INC ends protest in Davao City

September 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Update) INC ends protest in Davao City 

DAVAO CITY, Aug. 31 — The supposed two-day mass action of the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) ended 12 hours after it started at 9:00 p.m. Sunday.

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INC cancels Cebu rally set Monday

September 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on INC cancels Cebu rally set Monday 

CEBU CITY, Aug. 31 — The Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) cancelled a protest rally set Monday at the Plaza Independencia near the Cebu City port after its national leadership announced it is ending its nationwide protests that started Thursday.

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CA: Gov't fund used in printing of 1M INC's Centennial commemorative stamps constitutional

September 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on CA: Gov't fund used in printing of 1M INC's Centennial commemorative stamps constitutional 

By Perfecto T. Raymundo

MANILA, Aug. 31 (PNA) — The Court of Appeals (CA) has ruled that the use of government fund in the printing of 1 million commemorative stamps for the Centennial Anniversary of Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) is constitutional.

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MMDA collects 11 truckloads of garbage after INC protest at EDSA

September 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on MMDA collects 11 truckloads of garbage after INC protest at EDSA 

MANILA, Aug. 31 — The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) collected on Monday a total of 11 truckloads of garbage left by Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) members during their four-day protest actions in EDSA corner Shaw Blvd. in Mandaluyong City.

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PNP lowers alert status as INC voluntarily calls off protest actions Monday

September 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on PNP lowers alert status as INC voluntarily calls off protest actions Monday 

By Priam F. Nepomuceno & Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan

MANILA, Aug. 31 (PNA) — The Philippine National Police (PNP) has lowered the alert status of all its Camp Crame-based units and offices as the Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) voluntarily calls off its protest actions in EDSA and Shaw Boulevard, Monday.

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Classes in all levels in Nueva Ecija suspended on Feb. 20 for INC anniversary

February 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Classes in all levels in Nueva Ecija suspended on Feb. 20 for INC anniversary 

PALAYAN CITY, Nueva Ecija, Feb. 16 — Governor Aurelio Umali has declared the suspension of classes at all levels in all public and private schools in Nueva Ecija on Friday (February 20) in deference for the celebration of the 85th anniversary of Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) in the province.

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