Category Archives: Address

In Preparation for the Holy Month of Ramadan

[Welcome address: Symposium for Muslim Filipinas to Welcome Ramadan,  ADDU Martin Hall, May 2, 2019.] Hon. Dalisay Macadawan, Commissioner, Natioinal Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) Women Sector Alim Mohammad Pasigan, the Grand Mufti  of Davao Mohammed Habeb Al Khulaqi of the Mercy … Continue reading

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Values of a Jesuit School in the Philippines

[Address:  ADDU Graduate and Law School Graduation. 4.27.19] Last Easter Monday, all the Presidents of the Ateneos in the Philippines gathered on the 11th floor of our Community.  Part of what they talked about was what it is that makes … Continue reading

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Winning the Peace in Mindanao

[Welcome Address:  Winning the Peace, Multistakeholders’ Dialogue on the Philippine Peace Process, Calungsod-San Vitores Hall,  Ateneo de Davao University, 24 April 2019] In the name of the Ateneo de Davao University and of the Initiatives for International Dialogue (IID), it … Continue reading

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Profile of the ADDU Graduate

[Address. ADDU College Graduation, April 6, 2019] In the 70th year of the ADDU, in the Church’s  Year of the Youth, where we celebrate you beloved, gifted and empowered as college graduates of the Ateneo de Davao University, I would … Continue reading

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Something basic at the end of Basic Education

Something very basic from basic education. [Homily: ADDU SHS Baccalaureate Mass, April 1, 2019.] Today your basic education comes to an end.  Hopefully in basic education you have learned the crucial basics for life.  You know:  if you have not … Continue reading

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70th Commencement Exercises of the Ateneo de Davao University Junior High School

Be Ambassadors of God’s Reconciliation! [Homily: Baccalaureate Mass, ADDU JHS, 4th Sunday of Lent, March 30, 2019] On the occasion of your graduation from the JHS of the ADDU we anticipate the 4th Sunday of Lent.  The moving Parable of … Continue reading

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ADDU Grade School Commencement Exercises 2019

The Kingdom of God is Upon You [Homily:  Thanksgiving Mass, ADDU Grade School Commencement Exercises, 28 March 2019.] The Ateneo de Davao is an amazing university.  It begins with our Grade School, with its Play School, Nursery, then six years … Continue reading

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