Iglesia Filipina Independiente marks 118th anniversary

The Iglesia Filipina Independiente will mark its 118th proclamation anniversary tomorrow, with online and physical celebrations but strictly following health safety protocols in its 49 dioceses in the Philippines and in North America, and in organized congregations in Hong Kong, Singapore, United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarAug 1st, 2020

IFI church leaders oppose anti-terror bill

Two leaders of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente (IFI) here have expressed their opposition to the anti-terror bill (ATB)......»»

Category: newsSource:  davaotodayRelated NewsJun 13th, 2020

Aglipayan leader condemns red-tagging, fake surrender in Ilocos village

3 MIN READ The Supreme Bishop of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente condemned the 81st IB of the Philippine Army for red-tagging the church and its clergy and forcing farmers in a village in Ilocos Norte to sign papers stating that they are NPA supporters and members availing the government’s surrender program. The post Aglipayan leader condemns red-tagging, fake surrender in Ilocos village appeared first on Northern Dispatch......»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2020

Mindanao bishop calls for calm as gov’t, CPP observe ceasefire

A leader of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente (IFI) has asked the Philippine government and the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) to remain calm amid reports of ceasefire violations allegedly perpetrated by the New People’s Army (NPA), the CPP’s armed wing......»»

Category: newsSource:  davaotodayRelated NewsDec 30th, 2019

NUJP calls on officials to protect red-tagged journalists, personalities in CDO

MANILA, Philippines – The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) on Wednesday, August 28, asked local government and security officials to ensure the safety of journalists and other personalities involved in a recent red-tagging incident in Cagayan de Oro. In a statement Wednesday , the NUJP said Iglesia Filipina Independiente ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 28th, 2019

Red-tagged personalities seek protection of Oro officials

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews/07 August) – A leader of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente, a prominent human rights lawyer and several journalists have sought the protection of the city government after being subjected to relentless red-tagging by unknown groups. IFI Bishop Felixberto Calang said the red-tagging of leaders of their church had resulted in dwindling […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 7th, 2019

What you need to know about INC’s outreach program, Lingap sa Mamamayan

MANILA, Philippines – July 27, 2019 marks the 105th anniversary of the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC).  Established in 1914 by Felix Manalo, the church faced its biggest controversy in 2015 as internal conflict among the church leadership and the siblings of executive minister Eduardo Manalo went ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 26th, 2019

PEACETALK: Encouraging both parties to hurdle the snags in the current round of talks

(Statement of Bishop Felixberto Calang of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente, main convenor of Sowing the Seeds of Peace in Mindanao and observer in the GRP-NDFP Peace Talks) ROME, Italy (MindaNews/ 20 January) &'8212; We welcome the high level of optimism that marked the opening of the talks in Rome yesterday. As observers in the peace [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJan 20th, 2017

Salamat po

UNA sa lahat ay salamat sa Diyos at sa lahat ng mga naniniwala at sumusuporta sa akin. Nitong nagdaang Martes, ika-20 ng Septiyembre, ay malualhati po akong naordinahan bilang isang Misyoneryong Diakono ng Iglesia Catolica Filipina Independiente o Philipp.....»»

Category: filipinoSource:  hatawtabloidRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2016

Recalling Hiroshima, Nagasaki attacks

Tokyo—Japan this week marks the 75th anniversary of the atomic bomb attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, which killed over 200,000 people and left many more deeply traumatised and even stigmatised......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 4th, 2020


This month marks the 30th anniversary of the country’s ratification of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 10th, 2020

A global wake-up call

At the same time, we are an international community with an enduring vision­---embodied in the United Nations Charter, which marks its 75th anniversary this year......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2020

Hong Kong protest marks anniversary of violent police clash

  HONG KONG — More than 100 protesters in Hong Kong marched and shouted slogans during a lunchtime protest Friday in a luxury shopping mall marking the one-year anniversary of a clash with police outside the semi-autonomous Chinese city’s legislature. The protesters marched through the mall in the Admiralty business district holding flags that read […] The post Hong Kong protest marks anniversary of violent police clash appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 12th, 2020

EDITORIAL - Freedom in a pandemic

The country marks the 122nd anniversary of the declaration of independence today as millions of Filipinos wait for the end of nearly three months of home confinement to contain a killer pandemic......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 11th, 2020

Christian Relics around the globe

April 28, 1565, is the day of discovery of the image of Sto. Niño. And to commemorate this sacred event, Cebuanos celebrate this through the annual Kaplag Celebration. Celebrating Kaplag this year marks the 455th anniversary of finding the image of the Child Jesus that has reinforced Cebu’s cultural, historical, and religious identity. While the […] The post Christian Relics around the globe appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 28th, 2020

Nepal marks quake anniversary under lockdown

Nepal on Saturday marked the fifth anniversary of a devastating earthquake under a nationwide lockdown with the prime minister blaming the coronavirus pandemic for delays in rebuilding......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 26th, 2020

Mobile newscast marks first anniversary

GMA News and Public Affairs’ pioneering newscast Stand for Truth marks its first anniversary with a record-breaking increase of views, making it one of the netizens’ preferred sources of news......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2020

PH Army marks 123rd anniversary on frontlines vs coronavirus

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Army canceled festivities to mark its 123rd founding anniversary originally set for Monday, March 23, to focus efforts on humanitarian assistance and disaster response amid the outbreak of the novel coronavirus. Instead, the Army's various camps and bases held a simultaneous flag raising ceremony ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 24th, 2020

Cancer Awareness Month

This month marks the first anniversary of the enactment of the NICCA that also declared every February of each year to be observed as Cancer Awareness Month......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 28th, 2020

Thin crowd marks 34th People Power anniversary 

A thin crowd gathered on Tuesday at the People Power monument along EDSA to mark the 34th anniversary of the peaceful revolution that ended the rule of president Ferdinand Marcos. Around 1,000 participants attended this year’s commemoration, the police said. National Capital Region Police Office Chief Maj. Gen. Debold Sinas said there were fewer participants […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2020

Exiled Dalai Lama marks 80 years as Tibet s spiritual leader

NEW DELHI, India – The Dalai Lama on Saturday, February 22, marked the 80th anniversary of his enthronement as the spiritual leader of Tibet, a position held almost entirely in exile and as a target of constant vilification by the Chinese state. Hundreds of miles from Lhasa's imposing 1,000-room Potala Palace, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2020