Renewing our spirit

Spirituality and Philippine Politics: Part Four

 The brief last part of my talk on Spirituality and Philippine Politics. Justice and Forgiveness     A spirituality for justice motivates us to take sides with the poor and disadvantaged, against unjust power. In a situation of repression, there is little space and energy to even consider the possibility of forgiveness and reconciliation. But when a

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Spirituality and Philippine Politics: Part Three

Part Three of my talk on Spirituality and Politics addresses the issue of renewing our spirituality for justice. It has expanded a bit, so the concluding part will be in a Part Four posting. Renewing our spirituality for justice Although spirituality has immediate religious overtones, I prefer to understand it first at a very elementary level,

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Spirituality and Philippine Politics: Part Two

The second part of my talk on Spirituality and Politics reflects on the search for appropriate political strategies after EDSA 1986. EDSA after 25 years In 2011, the Philippines will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of EDSA 1986. During the electoral campaign for the presidency, I told friends: “If Noynoy Aquino loses, that could symbolize the