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A Nation of Mercy and Compassion

Miserando atque Eligendo (Lowly but Chosen) Pastoral Letter to Prepare the People of God for the Apostolic Visit of Pope Francis My dear people of God: The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Philippines officially announces the visit of the … [Read More...]

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Jaro Organizes Lay Formation Program

JARO, Iloilo City — Heeding Pope Francis’ call to fill the Church’s need for “spirit-filled evangelizers” and of the Year of the Laity’s challenge “Choose to be Brave”, the Jaro Archdiocesan Commission on Catechesis and Catholic Education (ACCCE) … [Read More...]


‘City of Mary Mediatrix’ to rise in Guimaras

BACOLOD City — In honor of Mary’s title Mediatrix of All Grace, groundbreaking ceremonies for the proposed City of Mary Mediatrix were held on May 31, 2014 in Barangay Alaguisoc, Jordan, Guimaras. According to Marinel Magalona, President of the … [Read More...]

Marian Devotions

‘Devotions must lead to liturgy’ —priest

JARO, Iloilo City — Wanting to put the faithful on the right track to true worship, a priest recognized the “need to recover the content and spirit of popular devotional practices” which he stressed must lead people back to the liturgy. “Properly … [Read More...]

Nazarene in the Philippines

Priest calls for “CORRECT” Popular Devotions

JARO, Iloilo, June 2, 2014—In a bid to lead the faithful to a correct understanding of worship, Msgr. Alejandro P. Esperancilla, special assistant for liturgical affairs of the National Shrine of Our Lady of Candles in Jaro, Iloilo pointed out the … [Read More...]

AYD Mass


The Jaro Archdiocesan Youth Commission (JAYC) organized the first Archdiocesan Youth Day last May 23-24, 2014 at the Pototan Coliseum, Pototan, Iloilo. At total of 1,050 participants coming from the different parishes, campus ministries, youth … [Read More...]

Ligh of Peace 2014

Be a Light of Peace for World Peace!

Witness the largest flaming image using candles on April 14, 2014. Be a light of peace for world peace! The annual "Light of Peace in the Philippines" event is held by the Middle Way Meditation Institute (Iloilo) and six other core organizers to … [Read More...]

“Life Stories and Journeys Anchored in Christ”

CFC-YFC Writer

A Bus STOP Miracle

I was running really fast, i hold my chest trying to catch my breath, i just knew i can make it-- but i didn't. The 5:15pm bus just left the bus stop and sped up the main road, i missed it by seconds. I was planning to go to the mall and that bus … [Read More...]


The Power of Prayer

A woman at her early 20’s woke up on her typical Tuesday morning. She got a lot of things in mind and thought that her day would be busy. She immediately jump of her bed at the moment that she opened her eyes, do a little stretching, bathed, took her … [Read More...]

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A Father’s Love

For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son…” – John 3:16 A movie was once showed that tells a story about a single father who takes his eight year old son to work with him at a railroad-bridge where the father works as the one who … [Read More...]