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From Brokenness to Wholeness to Holiness

[Address to the Davao Association of Catholic Schools/CEAP Region XI] The President of the Davao Association of Catholic Schools, Fr. Tom Avila, the representatives of the DACS Board of Trustees, members of the DACS and of CEAP Region XI: My … Continue reading

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All is Connected

[Concluding remarks to President’s Report, General Assembly, Davao Association of Catholic Schools (DACS), 17 July 2015]   Perhaps, by way of concluding this report, we may recall our shared mission not only to meet with the challenges of a changing … Continue reading

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DACS: Continuing to Provide Catholic Education with Courage and Hope

[Address and President’s Report: DACS Regional Assembly, 2014, DACS Training Center] Your Excellences, the Most Reverend Archbishop and Bishops of the Davao-Digos-Tagum-Mati Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction: Most Rev. Archbishop Romulo G. Valles, DD, Archbishop of Davao; Most Rev. George B. Rimando, DD, … Continue reading

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DACS Report on Relief Mission to Davao Oriental

ADDU is working with the Davao Association of Catholic Schools in relief efforts for victims of Typhoon Pablo. Following is a report on the last DACS relief mission to Davao Oriental. Pls note feedback from local people. My gratitude to … Continue reading

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Need for a DACS Protocol on Disaster Response

[Thoughts from the DACS President] Typhoon Pablo has devastated many of our schools. The images that we have from Assumption Academy of Compostela, Comval, are heartrending. It is 80% destroyed. The roof of its newly-built gymnasium was blown off. Library … Continue reading

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Typhoon Pablo: Please help in relief efforts!

Many young people at ADDU have told me that Typhoon Pablo was the first time they’d ever experienced a typhoon. It was Signal 2 in Davao City and Signal 3 in Samal. Bottom line, however, is: most in Davao City … Continue reading

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Accepting Leadership of DACS with Humility

[Address: 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Davao Association of Catholic Schools [DACS]) It is with a sense of deep humility that I stand before you today as the President-designate of Davao Association of Catholic Schools (DACS). I would much rather … Continue reading

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