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Philippine president threatens to close Catholic churches that hold public Masses

March 25, 2021

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CWN Editor's Note: “In the exercise of police powers, we can order the churches closed, and I hope it will not come to that,” said Harry Roque, the spokesman for President Rodrigo Duterte, who has often clashed with the nation’s bishops.

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