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Marathon singing, vigils and pre-dawn processions as Filipinos celebrate Holy Week

Marathon singing, vigils and pre-dawn processions as Filipinos celebrate Holy Week

  • Bulk of religious traditions begin on Holy Thursday, commemorating the Last Supper of Jesus
  • Many traditions are a blend of folk customs and Spanish colonial influences
By Samantha Beltran ·

Francis wants first papal visit to Iraq

Francis wants first papal visit to Iraq

By Reuters ·

Special Religious leaders back ‘peace caravan’ to Jerusalem

Religious leaders back ‘peace caravan’ to Jerusalem

By Daoud Kuttab ·

Pope to meet with Myanmar religious leaders

Pope to meet with Myanmar religious leaders

By Associated Press ·