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Hope and Our Lady of the Assumption

[Homily.  ADDU Live-streamed Mass.  August 15, 2020.] Each one of us is called to work out that for which one hopes. That belongs to the stuff of being human. A human is one who hopes.  Or at least can hope. … Continue reading

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Mary Assumed into Heaven, our Future, our Companion

We come to the Cathedral of the Archdiocese of Davao in celebration of the Fiesta of Our Lady of the Assumption.  The Patroness of the Ateneo de Davao University is Our Lady of the Assumption.  Our fiesta honors her.  The … Continue reading

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Mother in Heaven, Show Us the Way

[Homily:  ADDU Fiesta of Our Lady of the Assumption] We come today in celebration of Mary’s Assumption.  We celebrate Mary in heavenly glory. But celebrating Mary in heavenly glory is necessarily a celebration of Mary, the simple woman, still a … Continue reading

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Fiesta of Mary in Peace

[Homily: Opening Eucharist of 1983 ADDU Fiesta] This Fiesta in honor of Our Lady has been waiting a long time to be celebrated. It was supposed to have been celebrated three weeks ago. So the teams were formed, the choreographies … Continue reading

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