Cruel and unjust
February 06, 2016 03:48 AM
By: Artchil B. Fernandez
AMPON, PULOT, singaw, sabit – these are few local words used to refer to foundlings. And being called names is just one of the indignities foundlings are subjected to. Foundlings have endured scorn, ridicule, humiliation and derision due to their unknown parentage.
Marriage under siege
February 06, 2016 03:44 AM
By: Modesto P. Sao-noy
“MARRIAGE IS under diabolical attack by both modern culture and church insiders,” Raymond Cardinal Burke was quoted by In Defense of the Catholic Faith in its October 1, 2015 issue. The Cardinal issued this chilling warning on (September 8, 2015) the same day that Pope Francis gave new instructions to speed up the process of annulment.
The delicate task of inculturation
February 06, 2016 03:40 AM
By: Fr. Roy Cimagala
THIS IS A task that has to be made more known because it is supposed to be done by all of us, albeit in different ways.
Inculturation here refers to the inculturation of our Christian faith in our common religious beliefs and practices as a people, as a portion of Christ's Church. It is making the spiritual and superna-tural gift of faith our very own as a people.
Ilonggos for Duterte: Fighters for Change
February 06, 2016 03:36 AM
By: Limuel S. Celebria
FR. JOSE Elmer Cajilig was a young, seminary graduate waiting to be ordained for the priesthood when an opportunity for significant social change occurred at that long stretch of highway which is called EDSA.
February 06, 2016 03:32 AM
By: D’ Observer
(THE author is a real person who fell in love with Iloilo and, well, an Ilongga. He wants to remain anonymous due to some “complications” but still, he raises very valid points in his contributions)