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Pope names Ongtioco new apostolic administrator in Malolos

Bishop Honesto Ongtioco--CBCP WEBSITE Pope Francis has named Cubao Bishop Honesto Flores Ongtioco as the new apostolic administrator of the Diocese of Malolos. Ongtioco, 69, was named to the positi.....»»

Category: newsSource: philippinetimes philippinetimesMay 17th, 2018

Pope Francis names new bishop for Nueva Vizacaya diocese

POPE Francis has appointed BISHOP Jose Elmer Mangalinao as the new head of the Diocese of Bayombong in Nueva Vizcaya. Archbishop Gabriele Giordano Caccia, Apostolic Nuncio to the Philippines, read Pope Francis’ appointment letter to Mangalinao who was installed at the Cathedral of Saint Dominic. The Cabanatuan-born Mangalinao, who was auxiliary bishop of Lingayen-Dagupan, will [...] The post Pope Francis names new bishop for Nueva Vizacaya diocese appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJul 25th, 2018

Malolos Bishop Oliveros dies after lingering illness

CITY OF MALOLOS---Bulacan province mourned the loss on Friday of Malolos Bishop Jose Oliveros who died after a lingering illness at the Mary Immaculate Hospital here.   He was 71. Oliveros was the first bishop of the Diocese of Malolos who died in office. A native of Quezon province, he assumed the diocese's post in August 2004.   Born on Sept. 11, 1946, Oliveros was ordained by Pope Paul VI on Nov. 28, 1970, in Rizal Park in Manila.   Pope John Paul II appointed him bishop of the Diocese of Boac on Feb. 2, 2000, and was consecrated by Archbishop Antonio Franco, former apostolic nuncio to the Philippines.   Oliveros' remains lie at the Basi...Keep on reading: Malolos Bishop Oliveros dies after lingering illness.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 12th, 2018

Pope assigns Dipolog bishop to oversee Iligan diocese

Pope Francis has appointed Dipolog bishop to supervise the diocese of Iligan until a new bishop is elected, following the death of Iligan Bishop Elenito Galido. Bishop Severo Caermare, 48, will serve as the apostolic administrator of the diocese of Iligan until a new bishop is named by the Pope. Bishop Galido died on Tuesday, [...] The post Pope assigns Dipolog bishop to oversee Iligan diocese appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 9th, 2017

Pope Francis appoints Dipolog bishop to oversee Iligan diocese

Following the death of Iligan Bishop Elenito Galido, Pope Francis has appointed another prelate to oversee the diocese that Galido left behind until a new bishop is elected. The Pontiff named Dipolog Bishop Severo Caermare, 48, as the apostolic administrator of the Diocese of Iligan. The appointment was made on December 6, a day after Galido passed away due to a lingering illness. Caermare will oversee the Diocese of Iligan in an acting capacity until Pope Francis elects a new bishop to lead it. Caermare was ordained at the age of 26 in 1996 and has been a priest for 21 years. He was appointed Dipolog bishop in 2014, and holds a master's degree in theology and pastoral min...Keep on reading: Pope Francis appoints Dipolog bishop to oversee Iligan diocese.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 9th, 2017

Pope names apostolic nuncio to Philippines

MANILA, Philippines — Pope Francis yesterday announced the appointment of Italian Archbishop Gabriele Giordano Caccia as the new apostolic nuncio to the Phil.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 12th, 2017

Pope defends China deal on bishops, says he will have final say on names

Pope Francis on Tuesday defended a landmark deal between the Vatican and China on the appointment of bishops, saying he, and not the Beijing government, will have the final say on who is named. In his first public comments on the deal signed in Beijing on Saturday, he told reporters on the plane returning from […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsSep 26th, 2018

Pope Francis Names New Bishop of the Diocese of Bayombong

A new bishop for the Diocese of Bayombong has been formally installed at Bayombong on July 25, 2018. Bishop Jose Elmer Imas Mangalinao was installed by Papal Nuncio to the Philippines Gabriel Giordano Caccia and witnessed by clergy officials of Northern Luzon, local government officials and Catholic faithful. Bishop Mangalinao, 58, and a former auxiliary […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJul 27th, 2018

New Bayombong bishop installed

Bishop Jose Elmer Mangalinao of the Diocese of Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya was installed at the Cathedral of Saint Dominic on Wednesday. Archbishop Gabriele Giordano Caccia, Apostolic Nuncio to the Philippines, confirmed Mangalinao’s new position by reading Pope Francis’ appointment letter. On May 24, 2018, the Cabanatuan City-born Mangalinao was appointed as new bishop of Bayombong.… link: New Bayombong bishop installed.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 26th, 2018

Humility and humbling oneself

POPE FRANCIS said in his Apostolic Exhortation, Gaudete et exsultate, that humility is when one is humbled or humiliated. It’s a line that has been said by many other holy men and women before him. It’s true, of course. But I feel that we just have to qualify that a little bit. And that is […] The post Humility and humbling oneself appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2018

Roque has ‘no holds barred’ meeting with Papal Nuncio

President Rodrigo Duterte skipped Pope’s Day at the Apostolic Nunciature in Manila but presidential spokesman Secretary Harry Roque said he had a one-hour meeting with Papal Nuncio Gabriel Giordano Caccia on Friday. Roque described the meeting as “no holds barred.” Source link link: Roque has ‘no holds barred’ meeting with Papal Nuncio.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 29th, 2018

Papal Nuncio Invites Duterte to Attend Day of the Pope Event

President Rodrigo R. Duterte has been invited by Vatican’s representative to the Philippines to attend the Day of the Pope celebration in his Manila residence on Friday (June 29). Italian Archbishop Gabriele Giordano Caccia is currently the Apostolic Nuncio to the Philippines. Pastor Boy Saycon of the EDSA People Power Commission bared this during the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJun 28th, 2018

Cebu is 8th safest city, yet we lack streetlights?

I have been writing columns for 30 years now and not once have I ever endorsed anyone to become an Associate Justice, but when I read a report that revealed that Court Administrator Jose Midas Marquez was being considered as one of the candidates to replace Supreme Court Associate Justice Presbitero Velasco Jr. who is expected to retire by Aug. 8, the Judicial and Bar Council was considering Midas Marquez together with the names of 11 candidates......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 4th, 2018

Pope Francis appoints Iba priest as San Fernando bishop

Pope Francis has named a priest from the Diocese of Iba in Zambales as the new bishop of San Fernando City, La Union. Fr. Daniel Presto was appointed as the sixth bishop of San Fernando, replacing Bishop Rodolfo Beltran, who died last year, according to CBCPNews, the official news service of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines. Presto served as administrator of the Iba diocese after Florentino Lavarias was named archbishop of San Fernando City, Pampanga, in 2014. The bishop-elect was born in Mangaldan, Pangasinan, on April 7, 1963. At 27, he was ordained priest and assigned to the Diocese of Iba in 1990. --- TINA G. SANTOS  ...Keep on reading: Pope Francis appoints Iba priest as San Fernando bishop.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 10th, 2018

Pope names Father Medel Aseo as bishop of Tagum

MANILA, Philippines – Pope Francis has named Father Medel Aseo, a Filipino missionary in the United States since 2017, as the new bishop of Tagum in Davao del Norte. It was Aseo's 39th anniversary as a priest on Saturday, April 7, when the Vatican announced his appointment. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 7th, 2018

Bishop Palang of San Jose resigns; Auxiliary Bishop Antonio appointed

The resignation of Bishop Antonio Palang from the pastoral care of the Apostolic Vicariate of San Jose in Occidental Mindoro has been accepted by Pope Francis. #BeFullyInformed Bishop Palang of San Jose resigns; Auxiliary Bishop Antonio appointed The resignation of Bishop Antonio Palang from the pastoral care of the Apostolic Vicariate of San Jose in… link: Bishop Palang of San Jose resigns; Auxiliary Bishop Antonio appointed.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsMar 18th, 2018

Pope Francis names new Kabankalan bishop

Pope Francis has appointed a new bishop of the Diocese of Kabankalan in Negros Occidental. Monsignor Louie Galbines, 51, will be the third bishop of the diocese. He has been serving as the vicar general of the Diocese of Bacolod......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsMar 14th, 2018

Pope Francis names new bishop in Negros Occidental

POPE Francis has appointed Monsignor Louie Galbines on Monday as the new bishop of Kabankalan, Negros Occidental, according to the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP). In a post on its website, the CBCP said Galbines would replace Bishop Patricio Buzon who was transferred to the diocese of Bacolod in 2016 after serving Kabankalan for 13 [...] The post Pope Francis names new bishop in Negros Occidental appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsMar 13th, 2018

Pope names new bishop of Kabankalan in Negros Occidental

MANILA, Philippines – Pope Francis named Monsignor Louie Patalinghug Galbines as the new bishop of Kabankalan in Negros Occidental, the Vatican announced.  Galbines, 52, succeeds Bishop Patricio Abella Buzon, who was appointed bishop of Bacolod in May 2016. Galbines is set to be the 3rd bishop ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 13th, 2018

Pope Francis names new Bishop in Surigao del Sur

POPE Francis has named Fr. Raul Dael of Cagayan de Oro as the new Bishop of Tandag in Surigao del Sur. Dael will replace Bishop Nereo Odchimar, who is retiring after reaching the retirement age of 75. Bishop Odchimar served the diocese for almost 17 years and was a former president of the Catholic Bishops’ [...] The post Pope Francis names new Bishop in Surigao del Sur appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2018

In Chile, pope seeks forgiveness for sex abuse scandals

SANTIAGO: Pope Francis met alone Tuesday with a small group of victims of sexual abuse by priests in Chile, after he publicly asked for forgiveness and riot police broke up a protest near the first public mass of his South American visit. During the “strictly private” meeting at the Vatican’s Apostolic Nunciature embassy in Santiago, [...] The post In Chile, pope seeks forgiveness for sex abuse scandals appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJan 17th, 2018