They have treated the wound of my people carelessly, saying, “Peace, peace,” when there is no peace. (Jeremiah 6:14, NRSV) Statement of the Obispo Maximo, His Eminence The Most Revd Rhee M. Timbang on the Occasion of the 71st Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights [UDHR], December 10, 2019 Human Rights Day Celebration […]

Church of Silence? No!

Delivered as Baccalaureate Message, St. Paul’s Theological Seminary on March 20, 2018 at Sitio Bugna, Barangay Bugnay, Jordan, Guimaras. Greetings of peace amidst turbulence, of love amidst hatred and of courage amidst fearfulness! The chosen theme “Oh, God, in Your Grace, Renew Us for Faithful Discipleship” for this year’s graduation activity is a profound prayer. […]

How about you? What will you do as a Christian?

A reflection from the young people “Defend the cause of the weak and fatherless; maintain the rights of the poor and oppressed. Rescue the weak and needy; deliver them from the hand of the wicked.” Psalm 82:3-4 The Context of our Ministry: Mindanao’s human rights situation from the Aquino until today’s Duterte regime continues to spiral downwards. The […]

Prayer for the victims of the recent earthquakes in Mindanao

Our help + is in the name of the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. Let us pray. Compassionate Lord, we pray for those who have been devastated by recent natural disasters, especially those in Davao and Cotobato the rest of Southern, and Northern Mindanao. We remember those who have lost their lives so […]