Author: Abp. Oscar Cruz

Producing. Banking. Gambling

Oscar V. Cruz, DD Views and Points   The standing fact that the Philippines is inundated with prohibited drugs thus making these a social scourge readily known and felt all over the country in terms of thousands if not millions of drug addicts, distinctly proffers the living reality of the following abominable pyramidal illegal drugs structure—from top to bottom: Drug users. Drug peddlers. Drug distributors. Drug producers. Local and foreign drug production Capitalists. The more simple and immediate conclusion that can be readily drawn from such an illegal drug pyramidal structure is the following: Get rid of the local...

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“Mater et Magistra”

Oscar V. Cruz, DD Views and Points   The above quoted and often invoked phrase in Latin is in fact a profound understanding, a sublime proclamation, a signal appreciation of what the Church is, viz., what she really is, what she is for and actually does, what is her role for humanity and what is her relevance in the world. In plain and simple words, the Church is a Mother “Mater” and Teacher “Magistra” to the people, to the world. A mother loves and cares for her children. A teacher makes her children think and learn. So it is...

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