12 months Duterte lashes out anew at clerics, cites ‘The Popes’ in his ‘treatise’ MB
By Genalyn Kabiling Catholics might renounce their faith once they read a book on the alleged abuses and scandals involving past popes, President Duterte said last Thursday. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte (ROBINSON NIÑAL JR. / PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) The President told the Filipino community in Japan about the gripping book “The Popes” as he unleashed another stinging rebuke of alleged corrupt and elitist priests. “‘The Popes,’ basahin ninyo. I guarantee you hindi na kayo Katoliko bukas. Nandoon lahat ‘yung — the sordid history of…[Read ‘The Popes.’ I guarantee you that you won’t be Catholics by tomorrow. It’s all ... more