Archive of Christians for National Liberation (CNL)

“Rectify errors, consolidate and expand our ranks! Defeat the US-Marcos II regime! Onward with the people’s war!”
February 17, 2024 | National Democratic Front of the Philippines | Christians for National Liberation (CNL) |

“Is this the kind of fasting I have chosen: to lose the chains of injustice and untie the cords of the yoke, to set the oppressed free and break every yoke? Is it not to share your food with the hungry and to provide the poor wanderer with shelter—when you see the naked, to clothe […]

Christians for National Liberation: Church’s prophetic witness is to fight for the Filipino people’s interests, path to just peace is addressing the roots of the armed conflict
November 29, 2023 | National Democratic Front of the Philippines | Christians for National Liberation (CNL) |

The Christians for National Liberation (CNL), the underground revolutionary political organization of Christians and allied member organization of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP), welcomes the signing of the Oslo Joint Statement between the NDFP and the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) as a first step in the long journey […]

Especially in Negros Island, the fire of agrarian revolution is never quenched
October 18, 2023 | National Democratic Front of the Philippines | Christians for National Liberation (CNL) |

  Note: The Christians for National Liberation (CNL), the revolutionary organization of Christians, marks the peasant month of October with a feature article on Negros Island where chronic poverty, exploitation and rights violations especially against farmers and farm workers prevail. Deemed a social volcano, Negros showcases heightening resistance and revolution against imperialist and semi-feudal systems. […]

Proclaiming the Supreme Rule of the Proletariat
September 21, 2023 | National Democratic Front of the Philippines | Christians for National Liberation (CNL) |

Woe to those who decree iniquitous decrees, and the writers who keep writing oppression, to turn aside the needy from justice and to rob the poor of my people of their right, that widows may be their spoil, and that they may make the fatherless their prey! (Isaiah 10:1-2) The Christians for National Liberation (CNL) […]

CNL: Genuine freedom and democracy lie in people’s seizure of power through a national democratic revolution with a socialist perspective
June 05, 2023 | National Democratic Front of the Philippines | Christians for National Liberation (CNL) |

“Ours is an unfinished revolution. Today we continue to be engaged in the task of completing the struggle for national liberation and genuine democracy.”–National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) As the reactionary Philippine government marks the country’s sham 125th Independence Day on June 12, the Christians for National Liberation (CNL)–the underground political organization of […]

Christians for National Liberation salutes NDFP on its 50th Anniversary: Onward with the People’s War!
April 23, 2023 | National Democratic Front of the Philippines | Christians for National Liberation (CNL) |

The Christians for National Liberation (CNL), the underground political organization of revolutionary Christians, extends our warm salute and revolutionary greetings to the allied organizations of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) as it marks its golden founding anniversary today April 24, 2023. The NDFP is the formal revolutionary united front organization of the […]

Marching with the people in the streets and through the revolutionary path
February 23, 2023 | National Democratic Front of the Philippines | Christians for National Liberation (CNL) |

The Christians for National Liberation remembers our country’s long, ever-persistent tradition of resistance as we join millions of Filipino toiling masses and democratic forces in commemorating the 37th anniversary of the EDSA uprising. In the years and decades that followed the uprising, we are also affirmed and will always remember that the semi-colonial, semi-feudal system […]

Consolidate and expand our ranks! Unite and overthrow the US-Marcos II tyranny by advancing the national democratic revolution with a socialist perspective! Onward with the people’s war!
February 11, 2023 | National Democratic Front of the Philippines | Christians for National Liberation (CNL) |

As stories of unrelenting suffering and oppression brought about by the evil works of feudalism, bureaucratic capitalism and imperialism reign over peoples and nations, the ever-persistent struggle for liberation goes on. We are moved by God’s enabling and emancipating Spirit, and by the ever persistence of the open and underground mass movements in their firm […]

Our journey to shalom is through the National Democratic Revolution with a Socialist Perspective!
December 10, 2022 | National Democratic Front of the Philippines | Christians for National Liberation (CNL) |

  I will rejoice in Jerusalem, And the joy in My people; The voice of weeping shall no longer be heard in her, Nor the voice of crying. “No more shall an infant from there live but a few days, Nor an old man who has not fulfilled his days; (Isaiah 65: 19b-20a) The Christians for […]

Christians for National Liberation successfully holds 9th Congress with firm commitment to pursue people’s war
September 27, 2022 | National Democratic Front of the Philippines | Christians for National Liberation (CNL) |

The Christians for National Liberation (CNL), the underground revolutionary political organization of Christians, recently held its 9th Congress in Luzon with the theme:“ Consolidate and expand our ranks! Unite and overthrow the US-Marcos II Tyranny by advancing the National Democratic Revolution with a socialist perspective! Onward with the people’s war!” Worsening political repression which continues […]