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The Bread of Life discourse part 3
by Valeriano Avila - August 19, 2018 - 12:00am
This Sunday is the twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time and literally the third Sunday talking about the Bread of Life Discourse in the Gospel of St. John the Evangelist, which can be found in John 6:51-56.
Can anyone tell us what’s happening to Cebu?
by Valeriano Avila - August 13, 2018 - 12:00am
For my special presentation on our talk show Straight from the Sky, we bring to your television screens Cebu City’s newest addition to the Cebu City Council when Councilor Erik Espina was appointed by President...
The Bread of Life discourse part 2
by Valeriano Avila - August 12, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s the nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time and today’s gospel is what people would say is part two of last Sunday’s gospel of the same title. That gospel story was actually a continuation of the...
Policemen are still protectors of citizens
by Valeriano Avila - August 6, 2018 - 12:00am
For our special presentation on our talk show Straight from the Sky, we bring you a high-tech story, which we do not usually talk about because not many people are high-tech in nature.
The Bread of Life discourse
by Valeriano Avila - August 5, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s the 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time and today’s gospel actually comes right after the miracle of the feeding of the five thousand.
The multiplication of the loaves
by Valeriano Avila - July 29, 2018 - 12:00am
It is the seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary time. And our Gospel today is a miracle that everyone already knows, but it is good to reiterate its message for the Christian faithful to always remember lest they no longer...
Power grab or karma? Call it whatever it is
by Valeriano Avila - July 26, 2018 - 12:00am
Usually, the news about the State of the Nation Address (SONA) comes with stories of rallyists or demonstrators demanding anything from the government.
The Return of the Twelve
by Valeriano Avila - July 22, 2018 - 12:00am
Today’s Sunday gospel is the sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time.
What a Manila forum says about Federalism
by Valeriano Avila - July 20, 2018 - 1:53am
What is the Cebu City Council doing to honor the campaign promise of President Rodrigo “Digong” Duterte that he will usher charter change in this country and selling the idea of shifting our present unitary...
Great events that happened last week
by Valeriano Avila - July 17, 2018 - 12:00am
I arrived on the brand-new Airbus A350-900 from Toulouse, France, to Manila in a direct 12-hour flight last Sunday.
Welcome to the Philippines Airbus A350-900
by Valeriano Avila - July 16, 2018 - 12:00am
For our special presentation on our talkshow Straight from the Sky, we bring you for the first time in my 18 years of hosting this show Dr. Potenciano “Yong” Larrazabal III, who is now the President of...
The mission of the twelve
by Valeriano Avila - July 15, 2018 - 12:00am
It is now the fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time and today’s gospel reading is about the mission of the 12 apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ. Our gospel reading is very short but certainly the mission Jesus...
The rejection of Jesus in Nazareth
by Valeriano Avila - July 8, 2018 - 12:00am
We are now on the 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time and today’s gospel reading speaks about the visit of our Lord Jesus to his own hometown in Nazareth where most of its inhabitants are his neighbors and know his...
A federal Philippines is now a reality
by Valeriano Avila - July 6, 2018 - 12:00am
I received an emailed letter from former senator Aquilino “Nene” Pimentel, Jr. I’m publishing it here so that our readers would know that a Federal Republic of the Philippines is already near at...
An open letter for Pres. DU30
by Valeriano Avila - June 27, 2018 - 9:59pm
The ripple effect of what Pres. Rodrigo “Digong” Duterte said about God whether he really said that God was an idiot or not continues to be discussed in public with positive and negative responses.
RP should also get out of the UNHRC like the US
by Valeriano Avila - June 25, 2018 - 12:00am
For my special presentation on our talk show on Straight from the Sky, we bring you Globe Telecom’s newest program on volunteerism, which comes from the Corporate Communications Office of Globe Telecom.
The birthof John the Baptist
by Valeriano Avila - June 24, 2018 - 12:00am
Today is the Feast of St. John the Baptist as it is supposed to be his birthday. He was six months older than our Lord Jesus Christ who was born on Christmas Day, December 25, so June 24th is really six months ahead....
SC acquits the Marcoses and their cronies
by Valeriano Avila - June 22, 2018 - 12:00am
First of all, a belated 90th birthday to Ms. Martina “Beling” Go Ching Hai who held a smashing birthday dinner celebration with her family and friends at the Grand Convention Center, after all, few people...
Sereno’s case now Philippine jurisprudence
by Valeriano Avila - June 21, 2018 - 12:00am
In fairness to Mayor Tomas Osmeña, we never accused him of coming up with a sweetheart deal on the P18-billion Kawit deal that he presented to the public last year.
Will Governor Davide listen to the NHC?
by Valeriano Avila - June 20, 2018 - 12:00am
Exactly a week ago, a local daily came up with a headline and photo of the Cebu Provincial Capitol building with the headline blaring “20 Levels ‘Too High.”
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