“…Offer yourselves as a living sacrifice to God, dedicated to his service and pleasing to him. This is the true worship that you should offer. Do not conform yourselves to the standards of this world, but let God transform you inwardly by a complete change of your mind. Then you will be able to know the will of God – what is good and is pleasing to him and is perfect.” – Romans 12:1-2
“Sell all you have and give the money to the poor, and you will have riches in heaven; then come and follow me.” – Luke 18:22
“Give unto Caesar what belongs to Caesar; Give unto God what belongs to God” – Mark 12:17
“Why have you done this terrible thing? Your brother’s blood is crying out to me from the ground, like a voice calling for justice. You are placed under a curse and can no longer farm the soil. The soil has soaked up your brother’s blood as if it had opened its mouth to receive it when you killed him. If you try to grow crops, the soil will not produce anything; you will be a homeless wanderer on earth” – Gen.4:10-12
Ang Agaw Agimat: Parnaso ng Isang Bilanggong Politikal ang ikalawang koleksyon ng mga tula ni Rene Boy Abiva o RBA na isang dating detenidong politikal.
“Don’t imagine that you are safer than any other Jew just because you are in the royal palace. If you keep quiet at a time like this, help will come from heaven to the Jews, and they will be saved, but you will die and your father’s family will come to an end. Yet who knows—maybe it was for a time like this that you were made queen!” -Esther 4:13-14
“I have sinned against the Lord” — II Samuel 12:13
“When the Holy Spirit comes upon you, you will be filled with power and you will be witnesses for me in Jerusalem, in all of Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth” – Acts 1:8
“Now let’s build a city with a tower that reaches the sky, so that we can make a name for ourselves and not be scattered all over the earth.” – Genesis 11:4
Besides the cool breeze and the Cordillera food and culture, fans of the iconic German automobile company will now have an added reason to travel up to the City of Pines with the rise of a Volkswagen museum.
“Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.” — Matthew 6:9-10
Rehiyunal man o Pambansang antas ay dapat tangkilikin
sikaping saliksikin, bungkalin at payabungin,
nang sa gayo’y mamulaklak at mahubog natin
ang matibay, tunay at buhay na nasyunalismo
na gaya sa isang makulay at puno ng buhay na hardin.