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Society of the Divine Word

Philippines Southern Province

Education

One third of confreres work in educational institutions, because it is one of the priority of our province. We runs three schools: University of San Carlos (USC) in Cebu City, Holy Name University (HNU) in Tagbilaran City, Bohol and Liceo del Verbo Divino (LVD) in Tacloban City, Leyte.

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela

“Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.” Malcom X

“Inteligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.” Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Education is not the filing of vessel but the lighting of a flame.” Socrates


Daily Readings

Solemnity of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist – Mass during the Day
 
Reading 1: IS 49:1-6
Psalm: PS 139:1B-3, 13-14AB, 14C-15
Reading 2: ACTS 13:22-26
Alleluia: SEE LK 1:76
Gospel: LK 1:57-66, 80
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It is important, especially in new undertakings, to keep in mind what is God\'s Holy Will. This guards from unrest when facing difficulties with higher superiors. God wills that we do everything in true discernment, not in hastiness and false cleverness. St. Arnold Janssen

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It is important, especially in new undertakings, to keep in mind what is God\'s Holy Will. This guards from unrest when facing difficulties with higher superiors. God wills that we do everything in true discernment, not in hastiness and false cleverness. St. Arnold Janssen