Prelate says Pope Francis is expected to pray over the mass grave of those who died during super typhoon 'Yolanda'

December 16, 2014 by · Comments Off on Prelate says Pope Francis is expected to pray over the mass grave of those who died during super typhoon 'Yolanda' 

MANILA, Dec. 16 — Pope Francis is expected to pray over the mass grave of those who died during super typhoon “Yolanda” in Palo, Leyte in November last year.

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Over 100 evacuees now staying at Pope Francis Center for the poor in Leyte

December 8, 2014 by · Comments Off on Over 100 evacuees now staying at Pope Francis Center for the poor in Leyte 

By Ferdinand G. Patinio

MANILA, Dec. 7 (PNA) — The Pope Francis Center for the Poor in Palo, Leyte is now sheltering over 100 evacuees due to rains and strong winds brought about by typhoon Ruby.

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Papal visit thrills Leyte-based journalists

November 24, 2014 by · Comments Off on Papal visit thrills Leyte-based journalists 

TACLOBAN CITY, Nov. 24 — Even local journalists, used to meeting high profile personalities, are also excited on the forthcoming visit of Pope Francis to Tacloban and the nearby town of Palo.

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