Tag: Pope Francis

Pope Francis and his Popemobiles

When the Pope has to spread the word of God, he needs wheels to get around. And, Pope Francis has certainly applied his taste for simplicity with his choice of automobiles to get him from Point A to Point B….

10 Tips for participating in the Papal Visit activities

You will finally get to see the Pope! Whether indoor or outdoor venues ang inyong dadaluhan, best be prepared para maximum ang participation ninyo sa events. †1. Check the Popeís itinerary/schedule as there may be last minute changes. Monitor www.PusoNgPamilya.com…

10 Fun things you didnít know about Pope Francis

Image: AFP Pope Francis is known for his humility, simplicity, and his love for the poor- but here are fun facts that you might probably not have heard about the popular leader of the Catholic church: 1. He used to…

Pope Francis: the coolest Pope ever

  Image from†http://ynaija.com/politico/must-reads-cool-pope-francis-declares-big-bang-theory-and-evolution-are-real-nasa-rocket-explodes-after-liftoff-more/ Hindi na mapagkakaila na popular si Pope Francis inside and outside Catholic circles. Kamakailan lamang, umamin si Pope Francis na nagawa na rin daw niyang makapagnakaw. Speaking before the priests in Rome, he told them that he…

Papal Visit Itinerary

The Papal Visit itinerary has already been approved by the Vatican, which means Pope Francis will definitely be here in the Philippines on January 15-19, 2015. This great news was announced to the media Friday, November 14, by Manila Archbishop…

Still the Son of the Church

by Joey Villarama There is no doubt that Pope Francis is popular inside and outside Catholic circles. Image from www.smh.com.au/comment/pope-francis-not-so-cool-when-it-comes-to-nuns-20140514-zrceh.html The media, too, which has either been indifferent or hostile to the Church during the turbulent years of the last…

The Francis Effect: Publicity ploy?

by Joey Villarama   The world has met its new Pope- Pope Francis. Wearing only a plain white cassock and his stole upon greeting the crowd on his election, and bowing down, asking also for prayers from the gathered crowd…

The Francis Effect: The Dark Horse

by Joey Villarama   It took two days and five ballots before the Papal conclave finally chose the worldwide Catholic Churchís new Pope. Suspense enveloped St. Peterís square as the entire world waited to see the new church leader. When…

The Francis Effect: Why the World Loves Pope Francis

by Joey Villarama It was like a scene out the movie Angels & Demons: St. Peterís Square overflowing to the brim, with crowds from Via Conciliazione, the main artery leading to the Square, trying to press in to get closer…