As a Protestant before, I was told that Catholics crucify Jesus again and again since his body is still on the crucifix even He had already risen to Heaven. For this reason, non-Catholic Christian communities have crosses in their churches, but you would never see the “corpus” or the representation of Christ’s body on it. […]
As a Religion teacher, I had to think of creative ways to effectively engage my Grade 8 students in class to maximize their participation and learning experience. Apart from using my mnemonics or acronyms, videos, zen slides, exams with interactive love stories, and automated quizzes, I decided to try giving a different take on an […]
My friend, Merry Christmas! Whether you see this season as a spiritual celebration or a wonderful family tradition, I’d like to let you know that you are loved. Love is the reason for this season. That’s why I wish that you may enjoy the love of your family and friends today. Above all, I hope and […]
Hi, my friend! Starting tonight until Sunday, I will be in my annual closed retreat at Makiling Conference Center in Laguna. It is my much-awaited opportunity to unplug and reconnect to God through prayer and meditation. Now, here’s the favor that I’d like to ask from you: could you pray for me? I have special personal intentions for this […]
“Aren’t you scared of what you are saying? Have you already lost your respect to God and your grandparents?”
My mom was in tremendous shock when I came home one day and told her to burn all our religious statues.
A student asked me how come his classmate always gets ahead of him. What follows are realizations about life.