Category Archives: Address

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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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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Holiness in Brokenness, Commitment and Gratitude

[CEAP President’s Closing Statement:  CEAP National Convention, SMX Center, Pasay, October 5, 2018.] We have come to the end of a journey, yet we know we are still at its beginning.  We came in response to a call to holiness: … Continue reading

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The President’s Report and Perspectives from Brokenness to Holiness

[General Membership Meeting.  SMX Convention Center, Pasay.  October 1, 2018] The President’s Report on the many activities of CEAP over the past year are contained in the printed publication, “Annual Report 2018: Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines.”  It mentions … Continue reading

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Embracing Holiness, Enflaming our Mission and Setting the World on Fire

[Address:  CEAP Superintendents’ Commission Annual Assembly, Century Park Hotel, Malate, Manila.  Sept. 30, 2018.]   So close to the opening of the CEAP National Convention, it is my privilege to address this Annual Assembly of CEAP Superintendents’ Commission with its … Continue reading

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