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Hopes high with priority for agriculture this year

    A GREAT deal of public attention is now focused on the midterm election in May, while government keeps a close watch on market prices to ensure that they will not soar as they did last year. But a long-range program that must be given the fullest attention starting this year is a plan […]

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Ateneo Law School ‘hangs’ 3 SC justices

    FOLLOWING tradition, the Ateneo Law Alumni Association, Inc. (ALAAI) the other week “hanged” three sitting Supreme Court Associate Justices in the Justitia – the Ateneo Law School Moot Court. Unveiled and “hanged” for permanent display were the oil portraits of Associate Jus­tices Alfredo Benjamin S. Caguioa, Andres B. Reyes, Jr. and Alexander G. […]

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Christ’s prescription for happiness

  JOHNNY has been a charitable, God-fearing man so on Valen­tine’s Day, the Lord told him, “As a fitting reward, ask three wishes and I’ll grant you.” “First, I want one million dol­lars.” Poof! There’s a flash, and a paper from the Central Bank with a bank account number appears in Johnny’s hand. * * […]

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Empathetic persons needed

    HAVE you experienced a diffi­culty that moves you to reach out to others who are struggling in the same way? You feel a certain connection because you’ve been there. You don’t need to hear a request. Your heart knows you want to do a little something to alleviate someone’s suffering. You can’t rest […]

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Parties in the coming midterm elections

    WITH the start of the senatorial and party-list election campaign period last Tuesday, a great deal of public discussion is bound to move towards politics, after so many months dominated by a host of other issues, notably typhoons and floods, high prices, bombing in Mindanao, and “pork barrel” in the national budget. In […]

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When a person is truly blessed

    THERE are people who seem to have everything. They are intel­ligent, kind, good-looking, of good family background, and socially well connected. Some families are considered blessed for the priests or religious in their clan. Others can afford to do charitable works because they and their children are financially stable. If some do not […]

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