8 months ‘Respect the Holy Mass,’ prelates remind poll bets MB
By Philippine News Agency MANILA — Catholic priests on Friday reminded candidates in this year’s mid-term elections and their supporters to respect the celebration of the Holy Mass in areas where they are campaigning. “Candidates should know how to respect the solemnity of liturgical celebrations in churches. It is not an appeal but more of a reminder to them to instruct their supporters to keep from making noise near churches, especially if there are Masses being celebrated,” Fr. Jerome Secillano of the Nuestra Señora del Perpetuo Socorro Parish in Sampaloc, Manila said in an interview. Fr. Douglas Badong, Parochial Vicar ... more