Category Archives: Prayer and Spirituality

Ash Wednesday and Gina Lopez’ “Secret”

Today is Ash Wednesday.  On this day I would like to share with you a profound experience with Gina Lopez. I consider it one of the privileges of my life to have conferred the honorary doctorate of the Ateneo de … Continue reading

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Feast of Sts. Michael, Gabriel, Raphael, Archangels

  As we celebrate our 75th Anniversary and look forward to the challenges of our future, we also celebrate the Feast of the Archangels Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael. In the Opening Prayer, we call on the Father, who disposes over … Continue reading

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Ignatian Conversation: Discernment at ADDU

[Materials for Ignatian Conversations, ADDU, Finster Auditoriam, July 20, 2015] Appropriating Discernment in the Implementation of the Vision and Mission of the ADDU. From the Vision and Mission Statement of the ADDU, it is clear that the ADDU is Jesuit, … Continue reading

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In the Joy of the Children of God

[Homily: Start of ADDU “College Days,” Feb. 16, 2015]  In our Gospel for today, the Pharisees were demanding of Jesus a sign. They were not asking in good faith, that they might be led to the truth, or led to the … Continue reading

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October: Pray the Rosary!

It’s October, the second of the “-Ber” months, the month of my brother’s birthday, and less than three months to Christmas. It is also the month of the Holy Rosary. Recently, a young friend came up to me to proudly … Continue reading

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