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Order, order!

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Seated beside a nun in a restaurant together with some overseas Filipino workers in Japan recently, I asked her: “What is your order,
Sister?” To my surprise, she started to talk about her congregation, their apostolate, and their work and charism. And all I wanted to know was what food she wanted to order for her meal!

Posted: December 7th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Vigilance and joy

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Understandably, we want to live long and stay on earth as long as we can. However, we need to ask ourselves: Why, and what for? To enjoy life? To have more blessings?

Posted: November 29th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Featured Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Knowing You and seeing You!

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Question: What did the mother fish say to her young who was lost and finally found after a lot of searching? Answer: “Anak, isda you?”

Posted: December 14th, 2013 in Columnists,Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Not hopelessness

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Reading the newspapers and watching the news on television, I thought of writing about the season.

Posted: December 19th, 2012 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

The four ‘rings’ of Advent

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The story is told about a man who saw an old man pulling a rope behind him as he walked. Finding it strange, he walked up to him and said: “Hey, grandpa, why are you pulling the rope? That’s crazy!” The old man looked at him and said: “What’s crazy about that? Would you rather have me push the rope in front of me?”

Posted: December 8th, 2012 in Columnists,Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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