Statement on Pope Francis’ decree regarding Caritas Internationalis

PR 12/04/2022

Cebu Caritas, Inc., the social action arm of the Archdiocese of Cebu, welcomes the reorganization of Caritas Internationalis in view of the coming General Assembly in May 2023. We are aware of the many questions that have…

Cebu bishop to faithful: Come out, attend mass in churches

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 10/15/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Auxiliary Bishop Ruben Labajo has echoed the call of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) for the Catholic faithful to attend mass physically now that COVID-induced restrictions have been eased. In…

Bishop Labajo assigned at Sto. Rosario Parish

Wenilyn Sabalo 10/07/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The Archdiocese of Cebu has assigned Auxiliary Bishop Ruben Labajo as the new team moderator of the team of pastors of the Sto. Rosario Parish along P. del Rosario St. in Cebu City. The Archdiocese…

Archdiocese of Cebu eases Liturgical protocols amid downtrend of COVID-19 cases

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 09/29/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Archdiocese of Cebu now allows masses in offices and factories, subject to the discretion of the parish priest and observance of the mandatory health protocols. The Archdiocese of Cebu issued updated liturgical…

Archdiocese of Cebu mourns passing of Rev. Msgr. Frederick ‘Fred’ Kriekenbeek

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 09/27/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Archdiocese of Cebu announced on Tuesday, September 27, 2022, the death of Rev. Msgr. Frederick “Fred” Kriekenbeek, who was one of the pioneering exorcists in the archdiocese. Kriekenbeek died on Monday, Sept.…

Cebu archdiocese strikes down solicitation scam

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/04/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Archdiocese of Cebu has warned the public of a fake solicitation letter circulating here.  In a post on their official social media handles, the Roman Catholic Church told faithfuls not to entertain…

Daanbantayan now home to PH’s 1st archdiocesan shrine for St. Rose of Lima

Morexette Marie B. Erram 08/31/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The 164th fiesta celebration of Daanbantayan town in northern Cebu last Tuesday, August 30, was one for the books.  The locality officially become the home of the country’s first archdiocesan shrine dedicated to…

New Cebu Auxiliary Bishop Ruben Labajo says he may be assigned in Cebu City

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 08/19/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — With Bishop Ruben Labajo’s new role in the Catholic Church as auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Cebu, Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma said the newly-appointed auxiliary bishop should be “more accessible” in Metro…

More Catholic dioceses in Cebu soon

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 08/19/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — With the Archdiocese of Cebu now having two auxiliary bishops, the Archdiocese’s plan to create several dioceses, aimed at serving the Catholic faithful in far-flung areas is underway. Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma, during…

St. Rose of Lima Parish in Daanbantayan elevated to archdiocesan shrine

Morexette Marie B. Erram 08/15/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Daanbantayan town in northern Cebu has become the home of the country’s first archdiocesan shrine dedicated to St. Rose of Lima. This after Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma approved the petition to elevate the…

Breakthrough forum: Drug users share rehab journey through SuGod

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 08/12/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — How did the 2,000 drug dependents change and got rid of their drug addiction through the Surrender to God or “SuGod” program? This is what “Breakthrough: A forum on the state of drug…

Cebu archdiocese to also send help to quake victims in Luzon 

Morexette Marie B. Erram 07/31/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Members of the Roman Catholic church in Cebu are urged to help individuals in Luzon devastated by the recent earthquake there. Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma, in a statement, announced that the Roman Catholic…

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