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HOLY SPIRIT … our life and our love!

 
Bacolod City – “…UNO-R doesn’t want students to be just degree holders only but productive employees in their chosen field”. Fr. Raul Buhay, OAR, the Main Celebrant during the Mass of the Holy Spirit, emphasized on this point as the school year formally opened last June 22, 2007.
Dependence or Independence?

Dependence or Independence?

 
There was once a Filipino pupil who attended his History class and was asked for the date of Philippine Independence and he got confused on the meaning of independence for he knew that there were many independence days in the Philippines . Good, because the situation made him think. The same boy grew up and entered college and was again asked the same question in his Philippine History course. There was really a great change in his response. He no longer questioned the dates but he wittingly answered, “ It depends upon the will of the President.”
Why did I run?

Why did I run?

 
Many religious events had passed but were not recognized by many of us for either we are too busy campaigning or busy talking about politics. Holy Week, Divine Mercy inauguration, opening of Flores de Mayo and the like just passed without seeing the religious significance of these holidays.
Signs of the Times?

Signs of the Times?

 
Death of a US Peace Corps volunteer somewhere in Luzon. A shooting rampage of an Asian in the U.S.  The rise of oil prices.  Election fever. The release on bail of an army colonel believed to be the head of a mutiny. The First Gentleman falling into the fate of the Surgeon’s scissors.
 
Where is Philippine Sovereignty?

Where is Philippine Sovereignty?

 When I took up a course in Philippine constitution, it was stressed that the country has always these 4 basic constituent elements that would make up the Constitution of a [...]
New Approaches?

New Approaches?

University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos is celebrating its 60th foundation year in Bacolod City this 2006. Coincidentally, it is also the culminating year of the 4th centennial celebration of Recollect presence [...]
Letter from Bishop of Maasin, Leyte

Letter from Bishop of Maasin, Leyte

DIOCESE OF MAASINMaasin CitySouthern Leyte, Philippines December 15, 2006  REV. FR. DEMETRIO PEÑASCOZA, OARPRESIDENT, University of Negros Occidental-RecoletosP.O. Box 214, Lizares Avenue6100 Bacolod City, Negros OccidentalPhilippines    DEAR REV. PENASCOZA,   Thank [...]
Students’ Rights and Wrongs?

Students’ Rights and Wrongs?

Radical and nationalistic students in front of the faces of private education administrators regarding their rights are placing many arguments. Many of the issues are either unresolved or others have [...]