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Orlando P. Carvajal
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Carvajal: Unchristian and inhuman
RETIRED bishop Arturo Bastes’ knee-jerk reaction to Pope Francis’ endorsement of civil union for LGBTQs is troubling. A bishop should at least give Pope Francis the benefit of the doubt and take time to think of a measured response before ...
From 354 days ago
Carvajal: Basic contradiction
In 2021 the Philippine Catholic Church is scheduled to celebrate 500 years of Christianity. Past and present realities, however, viewed through a secular sociological lens puts a celebration’s fit in serious doubt.The basic contradiction in Philippine society is our simultaneous ...
From 359 days ago
CONTRADICTIONS must be resolved if one is to move on in life. Like, we have to decide which of our conflicting passions should define who we are. Self-fulfillment comes from being the best of who we have decided we are.A ...
From 361 days ago
Carvajal: Dispute resolution
IF WE want to solve our nagging national problems, we have to replace our culture of defamation with a culture of dispute resolution. Unlike the former which serves only to muddle an issue, the latter clears up the haze that ...
From 366 days ago
Carvajal: Culture of defamation
THIS certainly bears repeating. Instead of searching for truth in a most rational and respectful manner, we argue as if we have a monopoly of truth and reject contrary truths by defaming their proponents. This culture of defamation is what ...
From 368 days ago
Carvajal: Brothers All
FRATELLI Tutti or in English, Brothers All, is Pope Francis’ latest encyclical, a must-read on the brotherhood and sisterhood of all men and women. Space limitation allows me only to skim the surface of what could be the last but ...
From 373 days ago
Carvajal: Gross distortion
PROGRESSIVE means “happening gradually or developing in stages.” Its other meaning refers to a person or group that “favors or implements social reform and new liberal ideas.”In 1967, as a newly ordained priest, I favored and implemented, as much as ...
From 375 days ago
Carvajal: Faith and reason… again
I HAVE dealt with this topic before but lately I have been inversely motivated to take it up again.My Faith in Jesus Christ has to be the game-changer in my life. I cannot imagine how my life would have rolled ...
From 380 days ago
Carvajal: Socialism 101
EQUATING Socialism with Communism and thinking that the former is an outflow of the latter are two of the most common misconceptions about these doctrines.Socialism admits of many definitions. But for our general purpose here I choose professor of Political ...
From 382 days ago
Carvajal: Shared solution
THE main groups of people contrive to make human rights violations a given fact of life in this country. First are individual (thieves, rapists, murderers, etc.) and organized (drug lords, human traffickers, etc.) criminal elements. Second are moderate Rightists (main ...
From 387 days ago