Opinion

After ‘stupid god’, what?

I’VE been asked repeatedly about my take on the “stupid God” issue, and all I’d say was, “Maybe I’ll say it in one of my columns.”

Developing a sense of vocation

I BELIEVE that we should arouse in everyone the need to develop a sense of vocation. I believe that this is something that has to be pushed consistently nowadays since there is a lot of ignorance and indifference to this need which is actually basic for all of us.

Catholic priests: Current data

IN a 2018 article published in The Priest magazine by Msgr. Stephen Rossetti, a psychologist and leading authority on the Catholic priesthood, some very informative data is presented.

Parental management

AN elegantly dressed man entered the funeral home. The room suddenly became quiet and someone’s whisper could be audibly heard, “This is the favourite son!” I smiled, trying to imagine what the other siblings were known for or called by their relatives and friends.

Protecting our priests

In a span of 7 months, three priests were violently gunned down, dead on the spot. Rev. Fr. Tito Paez, a human rights advocate, was shot by the riding in tandem after he facilitated the release of a detained political prisoner.

Building, building, building

WHILE we are all kept agog over sensational headlines about continued killing of “nanlaban” suspects, “anti-tambay” arrests, corruption in high places, Dengvaxia damage and denials