Pemberton’s Pardon: An Insult And An Injury

The president gave Mr. Pemberton, the convicted murderer of Jennifer Laude, an absolute pardon and the reason the president gave was that Mr. Pemberton was treated unfairly. If there was anything unfair it was the following facts: (1) Mr. Pemberton was placed in a special facility instead of the normal prison facility in Bilibid; (2) […]

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In Memoriam: The Pioneer of Pride March in Asia

We honor the pioneering work of Edgardo “Inang” Allan Tolosa especially in the founding of ProGay Philippines and co-organizing with former MCC Manila, the first Pride March in the Philippines and in Asia. May Inang Allan forever be remembered and his spirit live on in the struggle for justice, equality and peace. Source: ABS-CBN News […]

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The Sign Of Times – On Recent Shutdown of ABS-CBN

“There is an evil that I have seen under the sun, as great an error as if it proceeded from the ruler” Ecclesiastes 10:5 The passage of the draconian Terror Law, the baseless non-renewal of the franchise of ABS-CBN, and the billions of public funds and international loans that have not translated to competent and […]

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#SulongWagPatinag: Queer And Christian

Listen to these LGBT+ people who are also Christian. Listen to their stories of struggle and how they overcame their sexuality and their faith. Moderator: Rev. Joseph Tiu San JosePastor of Open Table MCC, an LGBT+ affirming church in Mandaluyong, Metro Manila, Philippines Speakers: Sis. Wylard “Wowa” LedamaThe first out and proud transgender seminarian under […]

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Statement On The Newly-Passed (Anti) Terror Law

As a Church, the Body of Christ, we remain united with others to resist the (Anti) Terror Law and all acts of fascism and state terrorism. Junk Terror Law! Sulong, Wag Patinag! Rev. Joseph Tiu San Jose, Pastor of Open Table Metropolitan Community Church Also read: National Council of Churches in the Philippines (NCCP) statement […]

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