Saturday, May 23, 2015

All Eagle eyes by Tony La Vina

Come, Holy Spirit

13 hours ago | 0 comment
Come, Holy SpiritTomorrow, Christians will celebrate Pentecost. It is an important feast because, in many ways, Pentecost is the birthday, the foundation day of the Catholic...

Ensuring a constitutional BBL

4 days ago | 0 comment
Ensuring a constitutional BBLThe Ad Hoc Committee led by its brilliant and energetic chairman, Rep. Rufus Rodriguez of Cagayan de Oro City, votes this week on the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law...

Justice for Mindanao Lumads

7 days ago | 0 comment
Justice for Mindanao LumadsWhile I am fully supportive of a good Bangsamoro Basic Law, one that complies totally with the Constitution as well as substantially with the political agreements...

Indigenous Peoples’ rights in the BBL

11 days ago | 0 comment
Indigenous Peoples’ rights in the BBLMindanews asked me to share my expectations of the Bangsamoro Basic Law that would be voted on this week by the House of Representatives Special Ad Hoc Committee....

Excellent appointments by Aquino

14 days ago | 0 comment
Excellent appointments by AquinoWhile I sometimes take positions critical of the current administration, I have to say that I only have unqualified praise for recent appointments by President...

Saving Mary Jane

18 days ago | 0 comment
Saving Mary JaneI wrote my column last Saturday as events were still unfolding on the Mary Jane Veloso case, especially the criticism and counter-criticism regarding who should...

Grace, a day at a time

21 days ago | 0 comment
Grace, a day  at a timeMany of us were surprised at the turn of events in the case of Mary Jane Veloso last Wednesday.

Empathy for a better Philippines

25 days ago | 0 comment
Empathy for a better PhilippinesI love commencement exercises. There is nothing like a commencement exercise to remind us of how youthful this country is, and to me that is a source of hope.

Peripheries are everywhere

28 days ago | 0 comment
Peripheries are everywhereThis is Part 2 of my adaptation of the commencement speech I delivered at Urios University last March 27. In the first part, I challenged college graduates to...

A final exam for graduates

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
A final exam for graduatesThe next three columns are based on a commencement speech I delivered last March 27, 2015 for the college graduates of the Father Saturnino Urios University of...

Going back to fishing

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
Going back to fishingThis is the final of this series of Easter columns. And aptly, I end also with one of the last resurrection stories that the gospels tell us about.

Our own road to Emmaus

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
Our own road to EmmausThe story of the two of disciples walking to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem, is a familiar one. The evangelist Luke writes about how...

‘Dying, you destroyed our death’

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
‘Dying, you destroyed our death’Christ is risen! Hallelujah! These words reverberated as Christians around the world joyfully celebrated last Sunday Jesus Christ’s resurrection. Christian...

‘The large stone moved’

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
‘The large stone moved’“And they found the stone rolled away from the sepulcher.” The stone was not rolled away for Him to come out. He did not have any need for that. We...

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