“Filipino’s ingenuity to turn tools used for massive destruction into instruments of peace should be reflected on how Filipino Christians re-read and propagate the teachings of the Bible”, said Prof. Revelation Velunta of the Union Theological Seminary in his lecture at the Forum.
A society that cares for its elderly, and respects the welfare of the old is truly heaven on earth. A government that does not prepare the young for their better future will be the same one to disrespect the elderly of its day.
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