Tag Archives: Fratelli Tutti

Towards Leadership Through Ignacianidad

[Address. Ignacianidad 20/21 – Ateneo Leaders Summit] From the Ateneo de Davao it is my privilege to greet the organizers and participants of this year’s summit of Ateneo leaders,  Ignacianidad,  with its theme, “New Approaches to a Better, Different, Human … Continue reading

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Anti-COVID 19 Vaccination: Save [for] yourself, save others

As the newly discovered vaccines make their journey to the Philippines, let us accept that it will take some time before they turn into life-saving vaccinations in our people’s arms. It is good news that steps have been taken for … Continue reading

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The Landlord, the Steward and the Children of Light

[Homily.  First Friday.  November 6, 2020.] This First Friday we consider anew God’s love for us.  And our response.  But today, in the light of our Gospel (Lk 16:1-8), let us consider a type of love we may not be … Continue reading

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Pakighinabi: Balik Lantaw on Tampakan Mines

Towards Awareness and Reflection on Tampakan Mines. [For the ADDU Community] During our recent Urgent Discernment on the National Situation, I was saddened to hear from Atty. Meong Cabarde that there seems to be a resurgence of activity in Tampakan Mines.  … Continue reading

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Fratelli Tutti: On Fraternity and Social Friendship.

[Homily. October 13, 2020.  Galatians 5:1-6;  Luke 11:13-41] In his letter to the Galatians, St. Paul declares, “Christ freed us to make us really free, so remain firm, and do not submit again to the yoke of slavery” (Gal. 5:1).  … Continue reading

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