Bishops warn against scams targeting Filipino Catholics
May 01, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: In one scam, criminals claimed they were raising funds for a bishop’s triple bypass surgery; in another, proceeds from the sale of “blessed” medals were allegedly supporting a cathedral renovation. “There are no such things as medals blessed by bishops, priests, or the Pope for sale,” Manila’s cathedral warned. “This is a sin called simony.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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