Color, pageantry and blood - Holy Week in the Philippines
17 April 2014
With Asia's largest Catholic population, the Philippines takes Holy Week extremely seriously, with nationwide prayers, pomp, procession and more than a little bloodshed.
Photos by Jay Ganzon, LJ Pasion and Vincent Go.
Young Catholics told to stand up and help lead fight for social justice
Church leaders have an opportunity to influence the draft legislation to establish this office and make a difference
Around 200 people broke into the monastery and used bulldozers to destroy property
Living rough is hard but some kids prefer it to state-run shelters
We need to use capitalism to serve the poor, to not exploit the poor, says Carolyn Woo, president of Catholic Relief Services