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Getting ready for Pope Francis

THEMUCH awaited
fireworks display that
came back this year

The return of the fireworks display brought back the spirit and tradition of the University of Santo Tomas’ (UST) Paskuhan, the school’s annual Christmas celebration.

Posted: December 20th, 2014 in 2BU,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Examples of psychic power are found in the Bible


The Christian world considers the Bible to be the holiest and greatest book ever written. And for many good reasons. And yet, no two Christian Churches or sects will agree on a single interpretation of its contents.

Posted: December 16th, 2014 in Columns,Health and Wellness,Mind and Body | Read More »

Redemptorist advances theology of relief


Filipino Redemptorist priest Fr. Karl Gaspar’s new book is “Desperately Seeking God’s Saving Action: Yolanda Survivors’ Hopes beyond Heartbreaking Lamentations” (ISA, Quezon City, 2014, 361 pp).

Posted: December 15th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Internat’l confab on Augustinian history, contribution to PH history, slated in April 2015

The Augustinian Province of Santo Niño de Cebu will have a three-fold celebration next year: the 450th anniversary of the order’s presence in the country and of the rediscovery (kaplag) of the image of the Santo Niño in Cebu, and the 50th year of the Santo Niño Church as a “minor basilica.”

Posted: December 8th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Learning to wait and trust in God’s impeccable timing


Last week, I gave an Advent Recollection to Assumption HS Class ’62. The theme of the recollection was “waiting.” One of the points I shared was from the homily of Fr. James P. Donelan, SJ, “The Sacrament of Waiting.”

Posted: November 30th, 2014 in Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »