Headlines

Bilibid inmates seek audience with Pope Francis

MANILA, Oct. 21, 2014–Leaders of different prisoners’ groups at the national penitentiary delivered a letter…

‘Culture of presence’ promoted in ‘suicide confab’

‘Culture of presence’ promoted in ‘suicide confab’

MAKATI City, Oct. 21, 2014—Participants of the recent National Dialogue on Suicide held at the…

Most prisoners not convicted — CBCP agency

Most prisoners not convicted — CBCP agency

MANILA, Oct. 21, 2014— Most of the country’s prisoners have been locked inside overcrowded facilities…

‘Call to African missions continues’ – priest

‘Call to African missions continues’ – priest

MANILA, Oct. 20, 2014—Despite and precisely because of the Ebola virus claiming lives in Africa,…

UP org to hold free ‘exorcism’ talk

UP org to hold free ‘exorcism’ talk

QUEZON City, Oct. 20, 2014—The University of the Philippines’ Student Catholic Action (UP-SCA) is set…

Tagle: It’s a Synod that listens

Tagle: It’s a Synod that listens

VATICAN City, Oct. 20, 2014—The Filipino delegate-president described the spirit of the recently ended XIV…

Papal Visit Official Website

portrait

CBCP News special coverage

Read the CBCP Monitor


Features

Copy of Villegas

The spirit blows where he will!

Random Thoughts at the Close of the Synod I have just finished attending the Extraordinary Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, convened by the Holy Father, Pope Francis. It was my privilege not only ....→

Visit Official Fr. George Willmann Website

Impact Magazine

 

IMPACT MAGAZINE

September 2014 Issue
Vol. 48 No. 09

click here...

CBCP Online Radio

CBCP News Apps Now Available

Follow CBCPNews on Social Media

Life News

  • Sorry Planned Parenthood, But Pro-Life Sentiment Hits an All-Time High
  • Against Obama’s Wishes, Congress Poised to Fund Abstinence Education
  • Contraception mandate case argued at US Supreme Court
  • Spanish bishop affirms Church’s commitment to women, unborn
  • Cardinal Kasper’s speech on marriage to be released as book
  • Catholic polls prompt call to educate on beauty of marriage
  • Spanish bishop issues letter on abortion
  • Research finds link between oral contraception, multiple sclerosis
  • Planned Parenthood election spending demands response, pro-lifers say
  • Fertility treatments succeed without assisted reproduction
  • Cardinal Kasper’s speech on divorce, remarriage, and Communion
  • Ethicists warn against three-parent reproductive technology
  • Cardinals’ meetings focus concern on marriage, family
  • Pope Francis urges cardinals to reflect deeply on family life

ICONS WALL

Feast of JP2 wallpaper

Feature Video

Opinion

Fr. Roy Cimagala

Rosary most relevant today

Rev. Fr. Roy Cimagala

Teresa R .Tunay

‘Same-sex synod’ what?

Teresa R. Tunay, OCDS

Oscar V. Cruz, DD

Ominous cry for renewal

Abp. Oscar. V. Cruz, DD

Fr. Francis Ongkingco

“A Teacup without Tea”

Rev. Fr. Francis Ongkingco

Atty. Aurora A. Santiago

Tacloban: One Year Later…

Atty. Aurora A. Santiago

Rev. Eutiquio ‘Euly’ B. Belizar, Jr.

Editorial

Speak with parrhesia

THIS was how Pope Francis exhorted the participants of the Third Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops during the opening session on October 5.   He said:  “A basic general condition is this:  to speak clearly… It is necessary to say everything that is felt with parrhesia.  After the last Consistory (February 2014) in read more...→

Editorial Cartoon

editorial # 21

ALL CREATION… BLESS THE LORD! (Daniel 3:57)

A CBCP Pastoral Exhortation on Climate Change A Challenge from the Past. In 1988 our predecessors in the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) issued the landmark letter “What is Happening to Our Beautiful Land?” The statement lamented the destruction of our forests, the ravaging of our soil and the pollution of our seas.…

ALL CREATION… BLESS THE LORD!  (Daniel 3:57)

Cardinal Tagle: Poor families need synod’s help

Cardinal Luis A. Tagle discusses the challenges faced by poor families in the Philippines.…

Thousands attend Paul VI beatification

An estimated 70,000 of the faithful gather at St. Peter’s Square in Rome on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 to witness the beatification of Pope Paul VI, who is known among many other things for writing the 1968 encyclical “Humanae Vitae” (“Of Human Life”), which reaffirmed the church’s opposition against artificial birth control. (Photo: CNA)…

Thousands attend Paul VI beatification

Message of the Synod Assembly on the pastoral challenges to the family in the context of evangelization

WE, Synod Fathers, gathered in Rome together with Pope Francis in the Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, greet all families of the different continents and in particular all who follow Christ, the Way, the Truth, and the Life. We admire and are grateful for the daily witness which you offer us and…

Message of the Synod Assembly on the pastoral challenges to the family in the context of evangelization

Sorry Planned Parenthood, But Pro-Life Sentiment Hits an All-Time High

Washington, D.C, 7/10/14 4:38 PM (LifeNews.com) — On Wednesday, Rasmussen Reports released a new poll on the issue of abortion suggesting that pro-life sentiment has reached an all-time high. The findings indicate that 44 percent of likely voters describe themselves as “pro-life,” while 48 percent describe themselves as “pro-choice.” This 44 percent figure may seem…

Sorry Planned Parenthood, But Pro-Life Sentiment Hits an All-Time High