4 H of peace

Fr. Jerry M. Orbos SVD - @inquirerdotnet 12/04/2022

The story is told about a car mechanic who said to a surgeon: “Doctor, you and I repair engines. I repair car engines, and you repair human engines. Why is it that you earn much more than…

Living in the Spirit

Fr. Jerry M. Orbos SVD - @inquirerdotnet 06/05/2022

The story is told about a man who was hired to put on a gorilla costume at the circus, to the delight of so many people. One day, he slipped and fell into the lion’s cage and…

God is loving and merciful

Fr. Jerry M. Orbos SVD - @inquirerdotnet 04/24/2022

I was sure Fr. Tristan Ferrera, SVD, our missionary awaiting deployment to Kenya, was not in his room. I saw him off yesterday afternoon for his home visit. That evening, I saw his lights were on. Maybe…

The fire and the rose

Simeon Dumdum Jr. 08/13/2016

At about the time of the Second World War, T.S. Eliot wrote “Four Quartets,” a set of four poems, a meditation on how humanity finds itself at the crossroads of time and eternity, and the choice it…

Man chains self to flagpole, names “7 pillars” including Duterte

Izobelle T. Pulgo 08/05/2016

  CEBU CITY–Ten months after he chained himself to a flagpole at the Capitol, a native of Tudela town on Camotes Island western Cebu chained himself again, this time to a flagpole at Qimonda IT Center on…

Strong heart

Loreen Sarmiento 07/09/2016

I wouldn’t be surprised if my electrocardiogram (ECG) results would show I have ischemia – a condition where there is inadequate blood supply to an organ or part of the body, especially the heart muscles. The advice…

The panther

Simeon Dumdum Jr. 05/14/2016

When I retired from the judiciary, I decided to turn away from anything connected with the law and devote my time to writing, an “amusement” that had preoccupied me when I went to law school, and which…

Lord of memory

Simeon Dumdum Jr. 04/30/2016

Because we stayed ni Shinjuku, Tokyo, we made sure to visit, not just the National Garden to watch the cherry blossoms, then at the last stage of flowering, but also the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building, which was…

Ghost stories

Gerard Pareja 10/31/2015

Niadto ang iyamyam sa Ininglis nga panguros mao ang, “In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost.” Apan giilisan na simbahan ang “Holy Ghost” og “Holy Spirit.” Ngano kaha? Nahadluk sila sa ghost?…

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