» 08/01/2007, 00.00
Going to Sunday mass in shopping malls
The archbishop of Manila allows religious services in shopping malls in order to meet the needs of those who shop on the day of rest or statutory holidays.
With Cardinal Rosales’ crumbs, 161 million pesos raised
Four years since the Pondo ng Pinoy or Filipinos’ Fund was created, the Church in Manila has raised about US$ 3.5 million, currently funding some 80 projects across the country. The prelate behind the initiative stresses the importance of compassion among the faithful.
18/08/2005 UZBEKISTAN wyd
Two young Uzbeks also attend World Youth Day
Church organises 12-day summer for those who could not attend WYD. Uzbekistan's first bishop, Mgr Jerzy Maculewicz, is among the participants.
Priest killed in the North, the motive remains a mystery
Four farmers from Ralinga province surrounded Fr. Francis Madhu, a native of Flores, as he was preparing to celebrate Palm Sunday mass. They shot him five times, killing him instantly.
Pre-dawn mass to celebrate the coming of Christ
Novena mass at 4 am as people in the country and cities gather to thank 'Christ the Light' who overcomes darkness.
23/03/2012 SAUDI ARABIA
Saudi traditions changing in stores and shopping malls
Some 600 lingerie shops are closed for failing to replace salesmen with women. Riyadh governor lifts ban on men going to shopping malls at peak hours in order to stop the harassment of women by gatherings of men.
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