Sacerdos in Aeternum | Rev. Fr. Rommel M. Arcilla:

In the Eyes of a Child

I was in High School then when Air Supply popularized the song entitled, “In the Eyes of a Child”. The song, I believe, did not make it much in the…

Sacerdos in Aeternum | Rev. Fr. Rommel M. Arcilla:

“Sigue la Estrella” (Follow the Star)

The Three Magi travelled far from the East to Bethlehem to pay homage to the Child in the Manger and offered him their gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh. Their…

Islander in the City | Pablo A. Tariman:

ON MY 74TH BIRTHDAY

I am actually Looking forward To a quiet yearend In the garden   But suddenly You will be airlifted To a strange island With manicured Patch of green And a…

An Original Na Gozos kan “Salve A Nuestra Senora del Rosario”

An Gozos na bya canta sa Misa de Aguinaldo sa Catanduanes (December 16-24) Kan nakaaging taon sakuyang pinaghiras an producto kan sakuyang research manunungod sa ginikanan kan magayon na “Gozos”…

Sacerdos in Aeternum | Rev. Fr. Rommel M. Arcilla:

The Sacrifice of Joseph

In an ordinary circumstance, only an unusual man would accept a woman, who is already pregnant, to be his wife. It was not even clear if Mary and Joseph underwent…

Sacerdos in Aeternum | Rev. Fr. Rommel M. Arcilla:

The Doubt of John

Doubt, in the Filipino culture, is understood as the lack of confidence in a person, in a thing or even in an activity or in one’s abilities. It is synonymous…

Sacerdos in Aeternum | Rev. Fr. Rommel M. Arcilla:

The Voice in the Wilderness

Aside from the Blessed Virgin Mary, John the Baptist was a perfect model for us, as followers of Christ. In his humility, he did not try to make himself an…

Thoughts and Memories | Armando V. Zafe:

Children of Talent

One beautiful sunny morning in the year 1966, a Jesuit priest, Fr. Jeff, visited Catanduanes National High School to conduct a test for students interested to enter the priesthood. Seven…

Sacerdos in Aeternum | Rev. Fr. Rommel M. Arcilla:

Advent: A Period of Devout and Expectant Delight

We are starting once again a new Liturgical Year in the Liturgical Calendar of the Church. It begins with the Season of Advent which is a time for joyful preparation…

Thoughts and Memories | Armando V. Zafe:

Reading Part 5: Children’s unwritten stories need our help

Children’s histories are still far from being written and they need us to help them write their life stories. In the order of who is responsible, we have the parents,…