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Hope abound at the Manila Prayer Gathering 2016

Around 700 people working against human trafficking gathered together for the Manila Prayer Gathering 2016 (MPG2016) held at the Victory Christian Fellowship Center, Robinson’s Galleria, Mandaluyong … [Continue Reading...]

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Central Luzon Youth Leaders pledge to #EndSlavery

Around 20 youth leaders of the Central Luzon Regional Youth Ministry underwent a formation program on Human Trafficking last June 17-19, 2016 at the San Nicolas de Tolentino Parish, Castillejos, … [Continue Reading...]

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Summary of the Letter “Iuvenescit Ecclesia” (The Church rejuvenates)

Summary of the Letter "Iuvenescit Ecclesia" (The Church rejuvenates), 14.06.2016   Vatican City, 14 June 2016 – The following is a summary of the Letter of the Congregation for the … [Continue Reading...]

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Climate Reality Leadership Training

In 2006, Nobel Laureate and former U.S. Vice President Al Gore got the world talking about climate change with the Academy Award-winning film An Inconvenient Truth. It was just the beginning of … [Continue Reading...]

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50th World Communications Day

  Pope Francis writes to us on the 50th World Communications Day! "The Holy Year of Mercy invites all of us to reflect on the relationship between communication and mercy. The internet … [Continue Reading...]

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CYMPLE (Certificate on Youth Ministry, Pastoral Leadership and Empowerment)

The Archdiocesan Commission on Youth of Manila and the University of Santo Tomas offer Certificate on Youth Ministry, Pastoral Leadership and Empowerment (CYMPLE). This is a 7-Saturday non-degree … [Continue Reading...]

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2016 Visit of a Brother of the Taize Community

The Philippines was graced with the brief visit of a Brother from the Taize Community, Br. GHISLAIN, a sign of the continued commitment of the community to journey with the local churches and the … [Continue Reading...]

Invitation to the 2016 February prayers

22 & 23 February 2016 – Prayer in the way of Taize

An Open Invitation Prayer in the way of Taize Together with Br. Ghislain of the Taize Community ​ We are sharing this invitation so that you, too, may share this (for example, youth ministers … [Continue Reading...]

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Pilgrim’s Guide – in the steps of Patron Saints of WYD Krakow 2016

TVŚDM presents a walk around the region of Krakow, Poland following the footsteps of Karol Wojtyła before he became Pope John Paul II, including an insight into the life of Saint Faustina. Take a look … [Continue Reading...]

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08 February 2016 – International Day of Prayer and Awareness Against Human Trafficking

In the Youth Symposium at the Vatican last year, Bishop Marcelo Sanchez Sorondo, DD reported about the first International Day of Prayer and Awareness against Human Trafficking, held on 2015 February … [Continue Reading...]

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“Behold the Cross” (Music for Lent)

The Communication Foundation for Asia as part of the Asian Catholic Communicators, Inc (ACCI) is inviting musically inclined youth to the 3rd Liturgical Music Workshop entitled “Behold the Cross” … [Continue Reading...]

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The safety of pilgrims at WYD is very important

The terrorist attacks in Paris raised many questions related to world security, among these at World Youth Day, which will take place next year in Poland. World Youth Day is an event with a … [Continue Reading...]

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Taize Prayer Schedules in the Philippines

The following are the regular schedules of Taize prayer in the Philippines: Every Monday Shrine of Mary Queen of Peace-Our Lady of EDSA, Mandaluyong City (Archdiocese of Manila) After the 5:30 PM … [Read More...]

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NASSA/Caritas Philippines holds Laudato Si Forum

The National Secretariat for Social Action-Justice and Peace (NASSA/Caritas Philippines) convened the Laudato Si Forum entitled The Cry of the Earth is the Cry of the Poor, a forum held in celebration of the … [Read More...]

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Pilgrimage of the YOUCAT Cross of Mercy

The following is the schedule for the nationwide pilgrimage of the YOUCAT Cross of Mercy:   - May 21 - June 06: Central Luzon Region - June 07 - 24:  Northern Luzon Region - June 25 - July 10: … [Read More...]

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Covenant of Partnership Against Human Trafficking

A Covenant for action against human trafficking between the Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches (PCEC), the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP), and the National Council of Churches in … [Read More...]

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Keynote Speech on the 3rd Bishops’ Institute for the Lay Apostolate (BILA) on Youth

KEYNOTE SPEECH His Excellency, MOST REV. LEOPOLDO C. JAUCIAN, D.D. Bishop of Bangued Chairman, Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines – Episcopal Commission on Youth To our dear bishops, youth … [Read More...]

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WYD Minute

Check out the episodes of WYD Minute series with information and news about the preparation for WYD Krakow 2016.  Share it with your friends!   For more episodes, pls. subscribe … [Read More...]

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Statement of the Bishops-Businessmen’s Conference on Human Development on the May 9, 2016 Elections

In 1971, before the onset of martial law, bishops and businessmen established the Bishops-Businessmen’s Conference for Human Development (BBC) committed to fight against the “exploitation of the many by man”. … [Read More...]

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PROPHETS OF TRUTH, SERVANTS OF UNITY

Pastoral Appeal in the Spirit of Our for Love of God and Country   My dear countrymen:   We address you as we get nearer the crossroads of our journey as citizens of this land and citizens … [Read More...]

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On Bishop Labayen, Founder of CBCP-NASSA

On Bishop Labayen, Founder of CBCP-NASSA from the National Director   Fifty years ago in 1966, Bishop Julio Xavier L. Labayen, OCD, founded the National Secretariat for Social Action (NASSA) as a … [Read More...]

Kabataang Bayani: Youth for H.O.P.E.
A formation program for young people on the elections, with handouts

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KABATAANG BAYANI: Youth for H.O.P.E.

With the National Elections 2016 almost upon us, the Episcopal Commission on Youth (ECY) expresses its trust that everyone in our youth ministry network of ecclesiastical territories and youth organizations is … [Read More...]

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Amoris Laetitia

POST-SYNODAL APOSTOLIC EXHORTATION AMORIS LAETITIA OF THE HOLY FATHER FRANCIS TO BISHOPS, PRIESTS AND DEACONS CONSECRATED PERSONS CHRISTIAN MARRIED COUPLES AND ALL THE LAY FAITHFUL ON LOVE IN THE … [Read More...]

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CBCP Message on the deaths of Missionaries of Charity Sisters

The CATHOLIC BISHOPS CONFERENCE OF THE PHILIPPINES joins Catholics everywhere in mourning the deaths of the Missionaries of Charity, the sisters, who died the death of martyrs in Yemen.  With the rest of the … [Read More...]

Papal Encounter with the Youth Pre-program

Papal Encounter with the Youth – Documentation