[In the news] God loves me as a gay man -GMANews

God loves me as a gay man By Raymond Alikpala, GMANews July 30, 2012 Recently, I received a long text message that hijacked my whole day and left me shaken and unable to do anything. It was from an old college classmate, one of my best friends. He had just finished reading my book, “Of God…

[In the news] Groups, MILF condemn Iligan bombing -MindaNews

MindaNews » Groups, MILF condemn Iligan bombing. By Mindanews May 7, 2012 ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews/06 May) — The Iligan City Disaster and Rehabilitation  Coordination Center (ICDRCC), a group comprising more than 20 civil society organizations, have vehemently condemned Saturday night’s blast as “an evil act of a savage person or group,” coming as it did…

[In the news] Protecting human rights -INQUIRER.net

Protecting human rights. By Ustadz Magadapa Cebu Daily News April 22, 2012 Islam provides many human rights for the individual. The following are some of these human rights that Islam protects. The life and property of all citizens in an Islamic state are considered sacred, whether a person is Muslim or not. Islam also protects…

[Event] Third People’s Mining Conference

Greetings of Peace in the Lord! The Philippines is one of the most mineral-rich nations in the world, with enough deposits to support the country’s industrial development. Most of our people, however, remain mired in the poverty and misery caused by the exploitation of our mineral resources. The country’s lopsided mining policies have significantly contributed…

[Event] Kamayan para sa Kalikasan

K.a.m.a.y.a.n  Environmental Forum on 3rd Friday, June 17: How have the various Religions and Faith Traditions led and helped their respective flocks become more loving and effective stewards of God‘s Creation? Is Inter- Faith Synergy possible? “Every major religion of the world has similar ideals of love, the same goal of benefiting humanity through spiritual…