Manila Bulletin : El Shaddai leader endorses Bongbong-Sara tandem

12 February 2022

By Joseph Pedrajas | Manila Bulletin

Brother Mike Velarde, leader of religious group El Shaddai, on Saturday, Feb. 12 endorsed the candidacies of presidential aspirant Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. and vice presidential candidate Sara Duterte-Carpio in front of his members.

Velarde’s endorsement was given to the BBM-Sara UniTeam after they attended an event at the El Shaddai International House of Prayer in Amvel, Parañaque City.

The lay Catholic organization has an estimated membership of eight million.

Duterte-Carpio said Velarde’s endorsement will inspire her and her partner Marcos in leading the country.