Universal apostolate

LET us always keep in mind that mandate Christ gave to his apostles before he ascended into heaven. “Go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you.” (Mt 28,19-20) It’s […]

Plundering Bacolod’s treasury-4

NOW that the Bacolod councilors who approved the authority for Mayor Evelio Leonardia to borrow P1.7 billion from the Development Bank of the Philippines have published their position on the matter, the issues are joined. Their cards are on the table and it is for us in the public arena to consider the validity, reliability […]

Education highlights in 2018 (Part III)

FOUR thousand three hundred twenty six (4,326) out of 9,873 examinees nationwide, or 43.82%, passed the Nurse Licensure Examination (NLE) given by the PRC Board of Nursing in June 2018. West Visayas State University (WVSU), with 100% passing percentage, ranked number 1 in the national level among schools with 50 or more examinees and with […]

Internet Challenges

By: Reyshimar Arguelles THE Internet has become a very weird place. Come to think of it, it gets even weirder as the years come along. One moment we’re dumping ice cubes over our heads, and the next we’re causing traffic mayhem courtesy of the “Kiki Do You Love Me” craze. It’s all good-natured fun until someone […]

Peter and John

I AM referring to the two apostles, St. Peter and St. John. The former was much older than the latter who, tradition says, was practically a lad only at the time of Christ. They both can represent the tension that usually arises between two different generations, a phenomenon that we continue to observe especially nowadays […]

The UN climate change approach

By: Edgar Mana-ay IN MY last article on subject, this writer expressed pessimism that nothing AGAIN will be accomplished by the recent Conference of Parties (COP) 24 of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) meeting in Katowice, Poland to address climate change. Since the UN sponsored movement started in 1992 in Rio de […]

The moment you vote

THE moment you cast your vote this coming elections, you will be making an epic decision – much more than thinking about the P500 offered by a suitor-wannabe who wants your help in building their empire. So what are the qualities of leaders you will choose? These leaders must support federalism. The journey has already […]