First National Catholic Grandparents’ Convention

About 250 grandparents from 12 Dioceses attended the first Philippine Convention of the  Catholic Grandparents Association (CGA), an international association of grandparents which opened yesterday, August 11,2016,  at  Mountain Rock Resort Hotel, Lipa City, Batangas. The convention started with the celebration of the Holy Mass at 1:30 in the afternoon which was presided …

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PYCW Tackles ENDO at Meeting with DOLE

  ENDO, the common word for labor sub-contacting or contractualization– a practice that has been allowed by the government so that employers may terminate a worker’s employment before he reaches the mandatory six months prior to regularization. ENDO is the most excruciating experience for young workers. It strips them of …

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CBCP-ECMI Statement

Comment on the Filipina Caught in HongKong with Cocaine   We are once again confronted with this very tragic and disturbing news: A Filipina caught in a foreign airport smuggling in cocaine, a most prohibited drug. We would think that the experience of Mary Jane Veloso now languishing in an …

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