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Sanchez: Christmas jeers

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WHAT a way to prepare for Christmas, the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ, the King of Peace. Christmas signifies the forgiveness of our sins. He offered humankind life an eternal life in heaven as His gift. The Word became flesh not “to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.”

Instead we get Christmas jeers. In our faces at that. Look at the headlines of national dailies the other day. Duterte wants six executions daily (Philippine Star)...

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Tell it to Sun.Star: Christmas without Christ

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THE advent of Christmas is one of the greatest events celebrated by millions of this predominantly Roman Catholic country. Family reunions, Christmas parties, church rituals such as the 9-day misa de gallo that starts from December 16 and ends on the midnight of December 24, and all other festive activities of the Yuletide season that bring excitement and joy to almost all Christian families.

But it will be a different story for the families of some 5,800 victims so far of unresolved extra-judic...

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