Tag Archives: Graduation

Entreating God For Blessings on Your Leadership

Graduation is still tomorrow. Tomorrow, you will be declared graduates of the ADDU’s School of Business and Government.  You will receive your diploma.  With your relatives and friends, you will be very happy. But with all of your requirements completed, … Continue reading

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Work for the Common Good in Mindanao

[Address:  Graduation of the Graduate School and Law School, 25 April 2015] During or Baccalaureate Mass we spoke of Jesus’ commitment to the establishment of the Kingdom of God, the Kingdom of his Father. We know, I earnestly hope, that … Continue reading

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Loyalty: Hachiko and Kabang

[Homily: Grade School Baccalaureate Mass, 26 March 2013] We come together this morning to thank God for the grace of your graduation. God has created you. God loves you. He has given you countless blessings through your parents, your brothers … Continue reading

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Pay the Price

[Homily: Baccalaureate Mass, HS Graduation, 29 March, 2012 based on Gen. 17:3-9 and Jn 8: 51-59] There is a lot of excitement that accompanies graduation day. What to wear? Whom to invite? Where to eat? There is a lot of … Continue reading

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Loyalty to the One True God

[Homily: Grade School Baccalaureate Mass, 3.28.12; cf. Daniel 3:14-20, 91-92, 95] This is a happy day. You may remember, not long ago, you were a very, very young child in the very unfamiliar place called Ateneo de Davao. You were … Continue reading

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Ateneans: for Better of for Worse

[Homily: Baccalaureate Mass: Wis. 2:1a,12-22; Jn 7:1-2,10, 25-30, 23 March 2012] Every Eucharist is an opportunity to give God thanks for his many graces. This afternoon we gather together in profound thanksgiving for special graces. You are graduating from the … Continue reading

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