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Vigilance Against Falsehood
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Wed, 26 Jun 2019
Christ warns us against false prophets that speak angelically, act immaculately and even look heavenly but are ravenous wolves.  Like the saying goes “a books is not to be judged by its

VIGILANCE AGAINST FALSEHOOD
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Wed, 26 Jun 2019
Christ warns us against false prophets that speak angelically, act immaculately and even look heavenly but are ravenous wolves.  Like the saying goes “a books is not to be judged by its

DISCERNMENT IN OFFERING THINGS OF VALUE
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Tue, 25 Jun 2019
The gospel reading today concerns preserving the integrity of all that is sacred. Jesus warns against precious things to dogs and pigs. In the Old Testament dogs are treated with contempt (Ex. 22:3

To others
By FR JULIUS OLAITAN              Tue, 25 Jun 2019
June 25, 2019 (Tuesday of Week 12 Year 1)   Do to others…   Dear friends in Christ

Being A Voice
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Mon, 24 Jun 2019
Apart from Our Lord Jesus, the Blessed Virgin Mary, Saint John the Baptist is the only saint whose birth is commemorated in the liturgical calendar. The reason is that celebrating his birth implies

What will he be
By FR JULIUS OLAITAN              Mon, 24 Jun 2019
June 24, 2019 (Solemnity of the Birth of John the Baptist)   His name is John   Dear frie

God-With-Us
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Sun, 23 Jun 2019
Before the Lord was taken up into heaven He made a promise to His disciples: “I will be with you till the end of time” (Matt. 28:20). Today we celebrate the solemnity of the Most Holy B

The body of Christ
By FR JULIUS OLAITAN              Sun, 23 Jun 2019
THE FEAST OF THE BODY AND BLOOD OF CHRIST (CORPUS CHRISTI)   Dear friends in Christ, today we celebrate the feast of the Body and Blood of C

DO NOT WORRY ABOUT YOUR LIFE
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Sat, 22 Jun 2019
In Exodus 14:14 Moses told the people of Israel told the people of Israel “The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still”.   The lord commanded Moses to say this to t

10 Your treasure
By FR JULIUS OLAITAN              Fri, 21 Jun 2019
June 21, 2019 (Friday of Week 11 Year 1, St Aloysius Gonzaga)     Your treasure and your heart

11 WHAT IS YOUR TREASURE?
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Fri, 21 Jun 2019
Acquiring things is one of the greatest motivations of human action. Nations have waged wars against another, Friends have turned enemy because of possessions, Brothers have become strangers becaus

12 GOD-WITH-US
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Thu, 20 Jun 2019
Before the Lord was taken up into heaven He made a promise to His disciples: “I will be with you till the end of time” (Matt. 28:20). Today we celebrate the solemnity of the Most Holy B

13 If you forgive
By FR JULIUS OLAITAN              Thu, 20 Jun 2019
June 20, 2019 (Thursday of Week 11 Year 1)   If you forgive…   Dear friends in Chr

14 God is watching
By FR JULIUS OLAITAN              Wed, 19 Jun 2019
June 19, 2019 (Wednesday of week 11 Year 1)   Your Father who sees…   Dear friends

15 GIVING TO HELP
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Wed, 19 Jun 2019
Charity is an intrinsic part of Christian life. Helping those in need is an important part of the life of people of God (Deut. 15:11). The early Christians understood the importance of it that is w

16 GUARD AGAINST DOUBLE STANDARD
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Tue, 18 Jun 2019
We have native inclination to associate with those that show signs that they think well of us. We are likely to consider such persons first in granting favour. But Our Lord today commands us to lov

17 Working for peace
By FR JULIUS OLAITAN              Mon, 17 Jun 2019
June 17, 2019 (Monday of Week 11 Year 1)   Working together…   Dear friends in Chr

18 LIVING IN PEACE
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Mon, 17 Jun 2019
Peace is one of the greatest elements that holds human society. Without it no society will survive, and no human achievement will be recorded. It is as well difficult if not impossible to advance i

19 THE TRINITY A MYSTERY
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Sun, 16 Jun 2019
Today we celebrate the Solemnity of the Holy Trinity. Each  time  the Holy trinity is mentioned what readily comes to our mind is that the Trinity is a mystery. But we do not mean that th

20 Holy Trinity Sunday
By FR JULIUS OLAITAN              Sun, 16 Jun 2019
HOLY TRINITY SUNDAY & FATHERS DAY   THE MYSTERY OF UNITY   Dear friends in Christ, th

21 Christ urges
By FR JULIUS OLAITAN              Sat, 15 Jun 2019
June 15, 2019 (Saturday of Week 10 Year 1)   Christ urges us on   Dear friends in Christ,

22 KEEP YOUR BODY HOLY
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Fri, 14 Jun 2019
Christ in todays stresses the need for internal mastery of one’s passions. He identified adultery as a sin against chastity. Christ raised the commandment from the perception of merely a ques

23 From the roots
By FR JULIUS OLAITAN              Fri, 14 Jun 2019
June 14, 2019 (Friday of Week 10 Year 1)   Tackle sin from its roots   Dear friends in Christ, the Sermon on the mountain w

24 Your righteousness
By FR JULIUS OLAITAN              Thu, 13 Jun 2019
June 13, 2019 (Thursday of Week 10 Year 1: St Anthony of Padua)   Your righteousness   Dear friends in Christ, in every age

25 RECONCILE WITH YOUR BROTHER BEFORE OFFERING TO GOD
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Thu, 13 Jun 2019
Gifts are usually given as a sign of solidarity. It is given to strengthen the bond of friendship. When we give gift we give out some part of us to show to the receiver that he or she is part of ou

26 TO BE A CHRISTIAN IS TO BE ORDERED
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Wed, 12 Jun 2019
Jesus in the gospel of today made it plain that he did not come to destroy the law, but to fulfill it. How did he fulfill the law? Jesus fulfilled the law not just by following it, but by showing i

27 Confidence in God
By FR JULIUS OLAITAN              Wed, 12 Jun 2019
June 12, 2019 (Wednesday of Week 10 Year 1)   Our confidence is from God…   Dear friends in Christ, there is hardly

28 We are Empowered
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Tue, 11 Jun 2019
In today’s Gospel, Jesus continues his instruction to his disciples.  He tells them that they should proclaim this message: “The Kingdom of heaven is at hand.”  Jesus em

29 Without pay
By FR JULIUS OLAITAN              Tue, 11 Jun 2019
June 11, 2019 (Tuesday of Week 10 Year 1: St Barnabas AP-Memorial)   Give without pay   Dear friends in Christ, today we ce

30 BLESSING COMES FROM GOD
By Rev. Harrison Okoli              Mon, 10 Jun 2019
“Seeing the crowds…”, these words assure us that there is no one that comes to Jesus that He does not recognize. When He saw the crowd He “moved up the hill” like Mos

 
 

 

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