[In the news] Bishop renews call for justice a year after Fr. Nilo’s murder -CBCP news

It has been a year since Fr. Richmond Nilo was shot and killed and church leaders continue to cry for justice.

The Diocese of Cabanatuan held a memorial Monday to mark one year since the priest’s death.

“We hope for a fair and just resolution of his murder case, and those behind the crime be brought to justice,” said Bishop Sofronio Bancud of Cabanatuan.

Fr. Nilo was shot to his death while preparing to say Mass inside a chapel in Nueva Ecija on a Sunday.

Parish priests in the diocese also offered their Masses today for the repose of Fr. Nilo’s soul.

Read more @cbcpnews.net

Submit your contribution online through HRonlinePH@gmail.com
Include your full name, e-mail address and contact number.

All submissions are republished and redistributed in the same way that it was originally published online and sent to us. We may edit submission in a way that does not alter or change the original material.

Human Rights Online Philippines does not hold copyright over these materials. Author/s and original source/s of information are retained including the URL contained within the tagline and byline of the articles, news information, photos etc.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.