Valeriano Avila
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Cebu City should help both golf clubs
by Valeriano Avila - August 10, 2020 - 12:00am
Call it my first Zoom interview with my guest in Cebu City, as I have asked my kidney surgeon, Dr. Alvin Roxas to be my special guest today.
Jesus walks on water
by Valeriano Avila - August 9, 2020 - 12:00am
It is the 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time and our Sunday gospel today comes from Matt.14: 22-33 where Jesus walks on water.
Finally, the PACC to file cases vs. PhilHealth
by Valeriano Avila - August 7, 2020 - 12:00am
When we learned about the shocking truth happening inside the Philippine Health Insurance Corp., I wrote a column that the Office of the Ombudsman should immediately file cases against those suspected of any wr...
Corruption at PhilHealth? File case ASAP
by Valeriano Avila - August 6, 2020 - 12:00am
If there is anything that the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte failed to look into in its anti-corruption campaign, it is the corruption within the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth).
A talk about Eucharistic fasting
by Valeriano Avila - August 5, 2020 - 12:00am
It’s been four long, boring months since we had a lockdown in Cebu City.
COVID-19 drug in the US is a political drug
by Valeriano Avila - August 4, 2020 - 12:00am
The Filipino community comprises 1% of the US population.
Kinsa pa man diay? officially launched
by Valeriano Avila - August 3, 2020 - 12:00am
Thanks to Zoom technology, I am able to interview people for my talk show Straight from the Sky who are not here in Cebu.
The feeding of the five thousand
by Valeriano Avila - August 2, 2020 - 12:00am
It is now the 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time and we thank the Lord that after 15 days of suffering we are now back to a General Community Quarantine.
Will Cebu City revert back to GCQ status?
by Valeriano Avila - July 31, 2020 - 12:00am
Today is the day of reckoning for Cebu City. Do we continue staying under Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine or we do we shift to a General Community Quarantine and start reopening our stalled businesses which,...
Pro-lifers are against death penalty
by Valeriano Avila - July 30, 2020 - 12:00am
I would like to reiterate that many people in the Philippines are staunch Catholics and are not blind to the doctrines of the Catholic Church and, therefore, they cannot accept having death penalty reinstalled in...
Comments on the President’s SONA
by Valeriano Avila - July 29, 2020 - 12:00am
I asked my staff in MyTV Channel 30 to connect to the Communications group at the Batasan Pambansa in order to cover live the 5th State of the Nation Address of President Rodrigo Duterte last Monday.
Time to restart our failed economy
by Valeriano Avila - July 28, 2020 - 12:00am
I have no doubt that President Rodrigo Duterte has delivered his 5th State of the Nation Address either at the Batasan Pambansa complex before a joint session of Congress at 2 p.m. or, as Presidential Communications...
A new kind of SONA
by Valeriano Avila - July 27, 2020 - 12:00am
Call this my third Zoom interview in “Straight from the Sky”, but yes, apparently using Zoom meant that I would be able to interview people so far away from Cebu City.
Learning about treasures new and old
by Valeriano Avila - July 26, 2020 - 12:00am
It is the 17th Sunday in Ordinary ECQ Time and yes, it’s been four months since the Catholic faithful have been fasting and not receiving the Holy Eucharist as we have been hearing the Holy Mass through live...
On Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella’s SOCA
by Valeriano Avila - July 24, 2020 - 12:00am
Yesterday was a historic day for Cebu City as Mayor Edgardo Labella made his first State of the City Address delivered online and also aired on MyTV’s Channel 30.
Please allow seniors out
by Valeriano Avila - July 23, 2020 - 12:00am
At least we got some good news when I heard that restaurants and other food establishments in Cebu and other areas under modified general community quarantine have been allowed to accept dine-in customers at 75 percent...
Christianity is under attack in the Philippines
by Valeriano Avila - July 22, 2020 - 12:00am
To prevent from being bored at home, I usually go to YouTube to view commentaries by religious people.
Safety of motorcycle drivers paramount
by Valeriano Avila - July 21, 2020 - 12:00am
The news items in The FREEMAN titled “Racing legends: Barriers more dangerous for riders” got me asking, since when did we in Cebu have racing legends?
No house-to-house search for infected people
by Valeriano Avila - July 20, 2020 - 12:00am
Call it my second Zoom interview and it seems to becoming the new norm for my talk show “Straight from the Sky”, as we are able to interview people who are far away, thus making it quite convenient for...
The Parable of the Weeds
by Valeriano Avila - July 19, 2020 - 12:00am
It is now the 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time and our gospel reading today comes from Matt. 13:24-43 on the Parable of the Weeds.
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