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Come, and walk on water

FIGURE 1 was made two days after the birthday and 13 days before the birth into eternal life of Rico Yan

At the start of his classic work, “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” C. S. Lewis writes this dedication to his goddaughter, Lucy: “My Dear Lucy, I wrote this story for you, but when I began it I had not realized that girls grow quicker than books. As a result you are already too old for fairy tales… But some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.”

Posted: August 10th, 2014 in Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Lipa Apparitions to be made into film; Eastern Catholic Church in Cavite to celebrate Buen Suceso


SIXTY-SIX years since Mary Mediatrix appeared to Carmelite postulant Teresing Castillo on Sept. 12, 1948, at the garden of the Carmelite Monastery in Lipa, Batangas province, there has been a Facebook signature campaign for the Church to officially approve the apparitions.

Posted: August 3rd, 2014 in Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Set aside self-centered interests for the sake of others


ON MONDAYS I’m usually incommunicado to give me time to catch up on the more creative side of my work—reading, writing and designing programs. By mid-afternoon I head out for my Mass in Makati.

Posted: August 3rd, 2014 in Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Cardinal Vidal reveals 1949 ‘Secret of Lipa’: ‘Pray hard for China ’

MARY Madiatrix of All Grace prophesied on Oct. 17, 1949, to Teresita Castillo that China wants to destroy the world, including the Philippines.

Cardinal Ricardo J. Vidal, archbishop emeritus of Cebu, has written to the Philippine bishops that on Oct. 17, 1949, Mary Mediatrix of All Grace Teresia Castillo, “Pray hard for China’s dream is to invade the whole world. The Philippines is one of its favorites. Money is the evil force that will lead the people of the world to destruction.”

Posted: July 13th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns | Read More »

Salesians mark 25th year of Word & Life Publications; Pavoni fathers build chapel in Antipolo


The Word & Life Publications (WLP) is an apostolic enterprise of Salesians of Don Bosco (SDB) for the production and propagation of catechetical materials for evangelization in the Philippines. WLP will mark its 25th year on July 16 with thanksgiving activities. Fr. Larry Tan, SDB, the marketing manager, said, “It is time to give thanks to God and to all those who have journeyed with us through the years. It is certainly a milestone worth its while.”

Posted: July 6th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns | Read More »