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I remember a few years ago I co-celebrated at the funeral of a dear one, and the scripture passage from the book of the prophet Isaiah we read this morning was the exact text of that day. On this mountain, the …

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Jesus said, listen to another parable, which means he has being speaking in parables. In our part of the world, we are very familiar with parables, we as Africans and particularly Nigerians are blessed with that. In many cases, very important …

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One can confidently call Pope Francis, an apostle of mercy, for he has been on the side of mercy and simplicity of life. He declared extraordinary jubilee year of mercy (8 December 2015 to 20 November 2016) that gave so …

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Today we celebrate the second Sunday of Easter and Divine Mercy Sunday, we continue to glory in the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. Through the resurrection power of Jesus Christ, the Church is blessed with power and authority even …

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Our world has become so secularized that most people no longer remember the four last things: Death, Judgment, Hell and Heaven. The quest for miracle has overshadowed these thing in many minds, yet they remain realities we cannot change, they …

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Today we celebrate the second Sunday of Easter and Divine Mercy Sunday, we continue to glory in the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. Through the resurrection power of Jesus Christ, the Church is blessed with power and authority even …

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Our readings this morning are very encouraging and reassuring of God’s mercy; we are encouraged today never to let our smallness, our weaknesses to separate us from God but to challenge us to go close to God for strength.  The …

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We thank God as the synod on the family came to a close today with the Holy Mass celebrated by Pope Francis at St. peter’s basilica, Rome. The synod focused on the family and the mercy of God which the …

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