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The grandeur is still in Rome, the glory still in The Vatican
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - October 21, 2019 - 12:00am
This is the third time I have set foot on this holy and most famous city in the world, first in 1998, then 2003, and now in 2019 with family and friends.
Lourdes is the best of France, as Fatima the best of Portugal
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - October 16, 2019 - 12:00am
The best of France is not the Eiffel Tower, nor the Arch de Tromphe, not even the just renovated Cathedral of Notra Dame.
Sins in Paris, hopefully, salvation in Rome
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - October 12, 2019 - 12:00am
After Fatima and Lourdes, where we felt we were lifted by the angels into the bosom of the Lord, we are approaching a new Sodom, perhaps a milder version of Gomorrah. Paris is the city of all exaggerations and ...
Let a thousand windmills bloom to produce power
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - October 9, 2019 - 12:00am
On our way to this holy site in Lourdes, I saw some windmills. And I remembered the windmills in Bangui, Ilocos Norte. I asked myself: Why can't our leaders envision a Philippines dotted with windmills and be freed...
Postscript to Lisbon and San Antonio de Padua
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - October 7, 2019 - 12:00am
While we have already landed in Paris, and will soon go on a pilgrimage to Lourdes, after we did a wonderful religious visit to Fatima, I remember Lisbon and the Church of San Antonio de Padua.
Why do young millennials commit suicide?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - September 25, 2019 - 12:00am
There are myriads of causes but they aren’t reasons. It is never reasonable to take one's life. But nowadays, here in the Philippines, it’s becoming like an epidemic of sorts, an upsurge or an unusual...
Why Filipinos need martial law at times
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - September 20, 2019 - 12:00am
When people are recklessly undisciplined, totally lazy, absolutely lacking in initiative and persistently refuse to work hard, there is a need for discipline.
If government doesn’t stop micro-managing business
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - September 19, 2019 - 12:00am
My message to the employers today, here in Baguio Country Club, in the ECOP (Employers' Confederation of the Philippines) general membership meeting is succinct, simple and straight-to-the-point: Do not allow government...
Government shouldn’t micromanage business
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - September 10, 2019 - 12:00am
Once the government dictates businessmen on how to run their enterprises, trouble begins.
Government should stay out of business
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - September 9, 2019 - 12:00am
The government should govern, and business should focus on managing the economy.
Serious allegations against the Catholic Church
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - September 8, 2019 - 12:00am
Today is the 23rd Sunday in Ordinary time, and is celebrated by the Holy Catholic and Apostolic Roman Catholic Church as the solemnity of the nativity of Virgin Mary, the earthly mother of Jesus Christ.
For goodness sake, is it fair to all concerned?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - August 28, 2019 - 12:00am
Fairness is a Rotarian virtue. This should also be the virtue of every Christian and every Filipino.
Who is afraid of the Tulfo brothers?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - August 14, 2019 - 12:00am
There are no bullies, if all others refuse to be bullied.
The creation of a new department for OFWS
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - August 13, 2019 - 12:00am
I was asked to help in the drafting of the law that will create the new Department of OFWs.
Don't be isolated, destroyed by a “cordon sanitaire”
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - August 9, 2019 - 12:00am
A leader starts to fail, or begins to fall, the moment he allows a “cordon sanitaire” to isolate him from the people that he serves, the people who put him on his throne in the first place.
We need a dictator with a heart and soul
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - August 8, 2019 - 12:00am
This country does not need a leader who keeps on smiling while his people are robbing the national treasury.
Gross inefficiency and negligence of civil registrars
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - August 7, 2019 - 12:00am
I cannot travel to Rome, Paris, and London. I cannot be appointed to a post. I cannot transact official business because officially, I am not yet born.
Mayor Edgar Labella needs an excellent HR team
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - August 3, 2019 - 12:00am
Earlier this week, I was listening to Mayor Edgar Labella's speech as one of the Most Outstanding Visayanians during the University of the Visayas 100th-year anniversary.
The true powers of the Gullas Family
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - July 26, 2019 - 12:00am
Power emanates from the ability to inspire action, to move others to a defined goal, and to encourage people to embrace changes and push individuals and organizations to go for some loftier and nobler purpose.
The true and undisguised state of the nation
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - July 22, 2019 - 12:00am
President Duterte is “sui generis”. Manong Digong is one of a kind. He is not like PNoy who always wanted to impress us with his ala Balagtas Tagalog, which was actually a smokescreen to hide his in...
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