Pope Francis has named retired Novaliches Bishop Antonio Tobias as the apostolic administrator of the diocese.
Archdiocese of Manila
The Archdiocese of Manila is leaving the fate of cultural activist Carlos Celdran over his "Damaso" protest at the Manila Cathedral in September 2010 to the government.
Filipino-Chinese Catholics in Manila can enjoy whatever food they want on Chinese New Year even if the celebration falls within the Lenten season.
Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle has appealed to the faithful to help the people affected by typhoons "Urduja" and "Vinta" in Visayas and Mindanao in the past weeks.
Drug dependents wishing to recover from their habit were assured of support from the Archdiocese of Manila, Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle said.