Month: February 2017

The Catholic Church once again is about to begin the Lenten season, the season of amazing grace. The Lenten season for 2017 begins on Wednesday, the first day of the Month of March to holy Saturday ( 15th April 2017 …

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Our first reading this morning says that Zion complained that the Lord has abandoned her, he has forgotten her. Zion here refers to the city of God and his people, they complained in the land of their exile that God …

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The life of the Catholic Church is centered round the Holy Eucharist, it defines us and gives us our identity. The Eucharistic presence of Christ is an amazing gift of Christ himself, and Eucharistic adoration is part of our lives …

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When atrocity is committed especially in the Church or against the Church and the offender seem to be let loosed, people often react by saying that God has changed, if it were the God of the Old Testament he would …

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The Catholic Church does not joke with the holy rosary of the Blessed Virgin Mary; we are so proud of it not just because it is Catholic but more importantly because it is a powerful prayer. It is a prayer …

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One of the greatest gift God has given to man is the gift of freedom, the gift of free will.  We are free to serve God or to serve idols and be held responsible for every of our deliberate actions. …

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One can define a heresy as a belief or a contrary opinion to the generally accepted truth or doctrines of the Church, and heresy is not new to the Catholic Church. History has it that many heretical groups challenged the …

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A week ago we reflected on the Sermon on the Mount where Jesus taught the eight beatitudes. Today’s gospel reading from the same Matthew’s account is a continuation of the Sermon on the Mount. In the beatitudes Jesus summarized his …

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