Monthly Archives: April 2012

Challenging Superior Higher Education Graduates

[Homily: Baccalaureate Mass for ADDU Law and Graduate School] In every baccalaureate Mass, there is an element of thanksgiving and an element of challenge. First of all, we are very grateful for the higher degrees that we celebrate today. Education … Continue reading


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On the Imperatives of Social Justice in Law and Mining

[23rd National Convention of the Association of Law Students of the Philippines, 4/25/12] We am truly honored that your organization, composed of representatives of law-student governments from all over the country have selected Ateneo de Davao University as the venue … Continue reading

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If Of God, You Can’t Overthrow It

[Homily: Closing Eucharist of AdDU Strategic Planning Workshop, 16-20 April, 2012] We come together at the end of the Workshop on University Strategic Planning, which we ran under the theme of “Achieving Union of Minds and Hearts,” with gratitude for … Continue reading

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Lawyers of Wisdom

[Testimonial Dinner for 41 New ADDU Lawyers, 4.16.12] For my first time as President of the ADDU, it is a pleasure for me to stand here this evening to congratulate the new ADDU bar passers. I understand: of 54 who … Continue reading

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