I am happy I was able to keep this misshapen blog going on. It’s been a long while. And as I read, I see changes – my dreams, my longings, my priorities, even my identity. Prior to This I wanted to serve. I wanted to have follow Christ in the most unselfish way possible. But it was not meant for me. I wanted to but … Continue reading New Opportunities, New Challenges
Date a girl or a guy who invests. You will be lucky. Marry him/her and your life will be in bliss. Continue reading Date A Guy / Girl Who Invests
I am what you would call a traveller-observer. I would go around the cities just to observe, eat, drink and see places. I’ve been to malls, I interviewed friends and talk with strangers regarding topics such as the place, how to ride from one place to another, family and finance. In the course of our conversations, we often delve to sensitive topics. Because of this, … Continue reading Stop Acting Rich
Doubts are lingering in my mind; something that’s prevalent – something unknown. I don’t really know. I wish to trust my instincts and do away with rationalization bordering on excess. I’m doubting myself and everything I believe in. There is a feeling of being used – again and again – and rationalizing that I wasn’t, that it really is something I can hope for and … Continue reading Clouds of Doubt…
Back from where I came from, it is always an admirable trait to be indifferent to the things that happen to you. In fact, it is embedded in the rule of St. Ignatius that in order to attain a certain degree of spiritual enlightenment, one has to be indifferent. With my Jesuit training, I have come to acquire this character and even today that I … Continue reading Ignatian Indifference
It’s been a long time since I wrote in this blog. The last time I posted was a blog about saying goodbye to priesthood. Now that’s its new year, I would like to revisit my values and things that I treasure. visited the seminary where I felt at home. There are several things I miss doing and one of them is getting in touch with … Continue reading Updates from the Field: Spiritual Matters
For those who are reflecting of going out from the seminary or the priesthood, here are some things I can say to you. Continue reading Goodbye Priesthood, Hello World!