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NYD 2011

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On the way they said to one another, “Who will roll away the stone for us from the entrance to the tomb?” (It was a very large stone.) Then they looked up and saw that the stone had already been … [Continue Reading...]

WYD 2016

The World Youth Day 2016 and ECY-Philippines

Dear friends in youth ministry,   The Lord is risen!  He is risen indeed!   It is in the joy of Easter that I present to you the invitation of our ECY Chairman, Most Rev. LEOPOLDO C. JAUCIAN, SVD, … [Continue Reading...]

San Pedro Calungsod

The Life and Spirituality of St. Pedro Calungsod

A seminar was offered by the Institute of Spirituality in Asia (ISA) of the Carmelites on the life and spirituality of St. Pedro Calungsod during the year of his canonization.  It was delivered by Ms. … [Continue Reading...]

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The “Church of the Poor” Lecture Series

The Communication Foundation for Asia, a non-profit organization dedicated to the integral development of people using media technology and other forms of communication, is inviting you to join and be … [Continue Reading...]


An Invitation – The Year 2015 for the Taize Community



The 24 Hours for the Lord Initiative

For the second year the Holy Father has welcomed the 24 Hours For The Lord initiative to be celebrated during this year's Lent. This year the special time for prayer and confession will take place … [Continue Reading...]


The courage to choose God every time

2015-02-19 Vatican Radio (Vatican Radio)  Choose God, choose good, not to be a total failure, maybe hailed by the masses, but ultimately nothing more than a worshiper of … [Continue Reading...]



The CBCP-Episcopal Commission on Youth conveys its joyful gratitude to everyone who have helped in the Papal Encounter with the Youth last January 18 in the University of Santo Tomas, both in the … [Continue Reading...]



Contemplation in this Marian Month of May

The Blessed Virgin Mary through her example is the guide and inspiration of contemplatives who seek to be the obedient agent of the promptings of the Holy Spirit. St. Augustine extolled that Mary conceived … [Read More...]

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‘Year of the Poor’-inspired West Visayas Youth Day set

BACOLOD City, April 7, 2015 — It’s all “green and go” in Bacolod as the city opens her arms to welcome Regional Youth Day 2015 “9th RYD goes 4G: GO GIVE GOD with GLADNESS” delegates from April 13 to 15. More … [Read More...]

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Pope Francis presents Bull of Indiction of Jubilee of Mercy

2015-04-11 Vatican Radio (Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Saturday afternoon proceeded with the presentation of the official Bull of Indiction of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy, set to begin December … [Read More...]

st Pedro Calungsod

St. Pedro Calungsod, A Model of Faith for Young Filipino Catholics

“Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.” [Mt 5:10] Two decades ago, an old man asked a young boy, “What do you want to be in the future?”  Without … [Read More...]


Oremus 2015

“Nais mo bang makapagdasal ngayong Holy Week and at the same time mag-enjoy kasama ng iyong mga kabarkada?” “Gusto mo bang makausap nang taimtim si Jesus sa gitna ng napakaingay nating … [Read More...]


Inside the Confessional: What Is It Like for a Priest?

I was once riding in a shuttle-bus with a number of older folks on the way from an airport.  They noticed that I was a priest and started asking questions about it. “Do you do all of the priest … [Read More...]


8 Quick Tips for Getting More Out of Mass

Many people go to Mass with the expectation that they are supposed to “get” a lot out of it. But, what you get out of Mass is dependent on what kind of changes you are willing to make in your efforts before, … [Read More...]

Pope Francis

Pope at Angelus: Lent is a time of battle against evil

2015-02-22 Vatican Radio (Vatican Radio) Pope Francis said Lent is a time where we struggle against the temptations of Satan and worldliness.  His words came at his Sunday Angelus address at the end of which … [Read More...]

Papal Encounter with the Youth Pre-program

ECY-Philippines’ WYD2013 Video Documentation