Cardinal Tagle. Photo: UCAN/Angie de Silva
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Be people of hope Cardinal Tagle urges

MANILA (UCAN): Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle of Manila, the Philippines, called on Catholics to be…

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Mary Bacalso, centre, with German ambassador, Anke Reiffenstuel, right, and French ambassador, Nicolas Galey, on December 12. Photo: UCAN/Photo supplied
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Filipino activist receives Franco-German human rights award

MANILA (UCAN): Mary Aileen Bacalso, a human rights advocate from the Philippines received the 2019…

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Evangelisation happens in Philippine shopping malls cardinal says

MANILA (UCAN): “Many (at the Vatican) cannot believe that in the Philippines there is a…

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People in Biliran, Philippines, are seen Dec. 26, 2019, two days after Typhoon Phanfone struck. (CNS photo/Vermalyn Maloloy-on Navarrete via Reuters)
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Pope prays for victims of typhoon Phanfone

VATICAN (CNS): Reciting the Angelus with thousands of people in St. Peter’s Square the day…

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The track of Typhoon Phanfone (Ursula in the Philippines) as of December 26. Image from website of PAGASA (Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration)
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Typhoon barrels through central Philippines at Christmas

MANILA (UCAN):  Typhoon Phanfone swept across the central Philippines on Christmas Day killed at least 21…

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