Month: May 2016

The Cross is simply a mark, figure or object formed by two intersecting lines or pieces of wood, iron or other materials. It was on a Cross formed of wood that the Lord Jesus Christ was crucified; his crucifixion changed …

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When the title the most powerful woman is mentioned, our minds may immediately go to the first lady of the United States of America (Michelle Obama), we may think of Melinda Gates, Hillary Clinton and host of others. The blessed …

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Today we celebrate the solemnity of the Holy Trinity, the mystery of the three persons in one Godhead. This is a mystery, we cannot fully understand it just as it is written in Isaiah 55:8-9; for my thoughts are not …

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I love the Catholic Church, not just because the Church is the mother Church but also because she lives up to the expectations of her name. The Church is so organized and does nothing without good and explainable reasons, even …

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Today we celebrate Pentecost Sunday, the day we commemorate the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the apostles in a special way. I said specially because the Holy Spirit did not begin to exist on that day. Before Pentecost, the …

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The word ‘marriage’ may appear to be very familiar to all of us, yes; the concept of marriage appears simple but it is quite complex in reality. The truth is whether the concept of marriage is familiar or complex, it …

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Few days ago we celebrated the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven and in a week’s time we shall be celebrating Pentecost Sunday, the descent of the Holy Spirit. In-between the ascension and Pentecost Sunday is what one Rev. Fr. …

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So many Catholics in Nigeria vehemently objected to the reception of the Holy Communion in the hand. This objection was made manifest when the Catholic bishop conference of Nigeria encouraged the reception of Holy Communion in the hand in attempt …

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