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HOW TO RESPOND TO GOD'S CALL: A reflection for 3rd Sunday, Ord. Time Year B
By Fr. Donatus Okeke       Sun, 21 Jan 2018
Almost every day, we listen to wonderful homilies, sermons, teachings and seminars, on how best to live a sound moral life. In fact, most of us are attuned with the word of God. We ask ourse

‘SPEAK LORD, YOUR SERVANT IS LISTENING’: A reflection for II Sunday of the Ord. Time, Year B
By Fr. Modestus Mgbaramuko       Sat, 13 Jan 2018
Samuel served at the sanctuary at Shiloh – a small plain near the Jordan where the Israelites had built a shrine for the Ark (1Sam 1-2). To Samuel was given the task of estab

THE MANIFESTATION OF THE LIGHT OF CHRIST: A reflection for the feast of Epiphany 2018
By Fr. Donatus Okeke       Tue, 09 Jan 2018
Today, we celebrate the Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord. Today, we celebrate the manifestation of the light of Christ to the whole world. The traditional d

YES! TO GOD’S COMING. A reflection for 4th Sun. of Advent, Year B
By Fr. Modestus Mgbaramuko       Sun, 24 Dec 2017
This 4th Sunday of Advent, we hear a rehearsal of God’s close friends on call for the messiah. David has a visit from Nathan. Mary gets a visit from Gabriel. God, it was who said to the proph

JOYFUL IN HOPE. A reflection for 3rd Sun. of Advent
By Fr. Modestus Mgbaramuko       Sat, 16 Dec 2017
Imagine that you came to the Airport to await the arrival of a dear friend, spouse or family. Recall the feeling you had when the touchdown of the anticipated flight was sounded across the speakers

WHO WILL BE OUR ‘JOHN THE BAPTIST’? A reflection for 2nd Sun. of Advent Yr. B
By Fr. Modestus Mgbaramuko       Sun, 10 Dec 2017
As we enter the second week of Advent, every heart is encouraged to return to Advent’s central need. The Lord’s return as Peter reminds us in the second reading, is one thing that &lsqu

UNWRAPPING THE ‘NEW YEAR’ OF FAITH. A reflection for the Ist. Sun. of Advent
By Fr. Modestus Mgbaramuko       Sun, 03 Dec 2017
In organising the civic year into her ‘liturgical’ seasons and by celebrating the word of God in the events of the life of Jesus within the cycles of the liturgical year, the Church giv

WELCOME TO THE KINGDOM OF CHRIST. Reflection for the 34th Sun, Ord. Time, Yr. A.
By Fr. Modestus Mgbaramuko       Sat, 25 Nov 2017
‘Christ the King’ was proclaimed as a solemn festival of the universal Church in 1925 by Pope Pius X1. The Church was also responding to the ‘signs of the times’ in an age w

EXCELLENCE IS OUR GOAL: Reflection for 33rd Sun, Ord. Time Year A
By Fr. Modestus Mgbaramuko       Sat, 18 Nov 2017
As one week stands between us and the end of the liturgi

10 DO NOT BE LIKE THEM! Reflection for the 31st Sun, Ord Time, Yr. A.
By Fr. Modestus Mgbaramuko       Sat, 04 Nov 2017
The oracles of prophet Malachi close the books of the Greek Old Testament. From this book comes the touching theme of today which centres on the failure of the priests in their persons and function

11 LOVING GOD AND NEIGHBOUR. Reflection for the 30th Sun, Ord Time, Yr. A.
By Fr. Modestus Mgbaramuko       Sat, 28 Oct 2017
Given today’s culture which espouses a philosophy of ‘seeing is believing’, some people may not feel strongly about th

12 CAESAR’S MONEY AND YOU - Reflection for the 29 th Sun, Ord Time, Yr. A.
By Fr. Modestus Mgbaramuko       Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Today’s first reading (Is 45:1,4-6) echoes with the sobering lesson of its background, the catastrophic era of Judah’s history. As telling signs of th

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By Gabriel OP       Tue, 08 Aug 2017
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