On May 6, , Special Assistant to the President Bong Go attend the double event in two rival religious groups with a coincidence opposing two senators on a separate events. In August , the Iglesia ni Cristo sued Soriano for libel after Soriano accused them of publishing explicit comic books depicting Soriano having homosexual sex. Jose Ventilacion, an INC minister and trained debater student to Manalo, subsequently called Soriano's challenge to a one-on-one debate.
Broadcast ministry of Members Church of God International. Apalit , Pampanga , Philippines. Retrieved from " https: The Ang Tamang Daan hosts responded that Soriano should have a debate first with the " Pope in Rome using Latin ," owing to a previous claim by Soriano that he would debate with the Pope, even in Latin. The case stemmed from a complaint filed by members of the Iglesia ni Cristo, including its minister Michael Sandoval, due to statements of Soriano aired on August 10 referring to the minister:. Leaders of the MCGI group said they do not trust the local policemen.