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the diocese of an archbishop

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The Nassa is composed of all social action centers in 85 archdioceses and dioceses.
Edwin Gariquez said they were supporting the activities held by the Archdiocese of Jaro in Iloilo and the Archdiocese of Nueva Segovia in Ilocos Sur.
It may be recalled that the Archdiocese of Jaro conducted silent protests by having at least 97 parishes put up streamers urging respect for life and an end to the killings.
In a related development, the Archdiocese of Nueva Segovia also held similar actions in Ilocos Sur to condemn the extrajudicial killings.
Myers said the archdiocese "does not intend or expect" that many to close but the number of churches and schools that will shut down "is indeterminate.
A Chatsworth woman has sued the Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles, claiming it covered up for a priest who raped her and fathered her son while she was a nun living in the Philippines.
But Bronson Havard, a spokesman for the Archdiocese of Dallas, Texas, said Villaroya has been working as an assistant pastor in a suburban church where he has a spotless record.
And while Arambulo's suit names the Archdiocese of San Antonio as a defendant, a spokesman said there was no record of Villaroya's ever being assigned there.
The NASSA, the CBCP's social action arm, is composed of all the social action centers in each of the 85 archdioceses and dioceses all over the country.
Edwin Gariguez said they are supporting the activities held by the Archdiocese of Jaro in Iloilo and the Archdiocese of Nueva Segovia in Ilocos Sur.
Those claims result from the approximately 35 suits currently facing the archdiocese.
Meanwhile, the legally besieged archdiocese, which has a population of 300,000, is appealing to parishes to contribute funds or property to prevent the archdiocese from seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, thus becoming the first U.
The declaratory action was taken the day before the archdiocese was scheduled for a mediation session with plaintiffs, according to pleadings files with the court.