Monthly Archives: November 2018

A Moment of Shared Discernment in the Spirit of Peace

[Welcome Address: Catholic Church Leaders’ Peace Summit in Mindanao.  Calungsod-San Vitores Center, ADDU, Nov 28, 2018. ] In the context of the Mindanao Week of Peace it is my privilege as President of the Ateneo de Davao University to welcome … Continue reading

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In the Peace at the Heart of Islam

[Welcome Address: 45th General Assembly of the Bishops-Ulama Conference. Calungsod-San Vitores Center, ADDU, Nov 27, 2018. ] It is my privilege as President of the Ateneo de Davao University to welcome you to the 45th General Assembly of the Bishops-Ulama … Continue reading

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Tayo’y mga Tinawag sa Kabanalan ni Kristong ating Hari

[Kristong Hari Foundation Ika-35 taong Anibersaryo (1983-2018) Kapistahan ni Kristong Hari – November 25, 2018] Sa araw na ito ay kapistahan ni Kristong ating Hari. Ipinagdiriwang din natin ang ika tatlumpu’t limang anibersaryo ng Kristong Hari Foundation (KHF). Nandito po … Continue reading

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Renewing Ourselves in PAASCU’s Vision and Mission

[PAASCU General Assembly, Century Park Hotel, Nov. 23, 2018] Last year, we agreed:  To teach, and to teach well belongs to the soul of the Filipino educator.  This is derived from our personal and institutional commitment to truth.  We instruct … Continue reading

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From Brokenness to Blessedness: A Call for Transformation as Professional Teachers

[Address: CEAP Cebu Secondary Principals Association, IC3, Cebu, Nov. 16, 2018] You have asked me to address you on the theme: “From Brokenness to Blessedness: A Call for Transformation of Professional Teachers.” You do so, I believe, in the context … Continue reading

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In Support of a Philippine Space Agency to Reach the Heavens from Philippine Soil

Filipinos use Waze not only to find out how to get to a restaurant, but also how to avoid the traffic snarls which could cause them to miss a romantic date. When they do, they thank God for their smart … Continue reading

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Ecumenical Prayer for CHED Chairman Dr. Prospero de Vera

[COCOPEA Testimonial Lunch, Manila Polo Club, October 29, 2018] Heavenly Father, we come together today as representatives of our private educational associations to praise and thank you for the appointment of Dr. Prospero de Vera as chair of the Commission … Continue reading

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