Monthly Archives: March 2015

The forgotten benefits of Christ within: A homily for the 5th Sunday of Lent

5th Sunday of lent. March 22nd 2015 Jer 31:31-34; Heb 5:7-9; Jn 12:20-33 The forgotten benefits of Christ within I was having my very first funeral service as a seminarian when what I then considered the unthinkable happened – I … Continue reading

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When our history is not perfect : A homily for the 4th Sunday of Lent

4th Sunday of Lent. March 15, 2015 2 Chr 36:14-16,19-23; Eph 2:4-10; Jn 3:14-21 When our history is not perfect I recently came across a quote that made me chuckle with a nod of agreement: “When the devil reminds you … Continue reading

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The benefits of holy zeal: A homily for the 3rd Sunday of lent

3rd Sunday of Lent. March 8th 2015. Ex 20:1-3,7-8,12-17; 1Cor 1:22-25; Jn 2:13-25 The benefits of holy zeal In her tenure as Director of the Ministry of Infrastructure in Cameroon, a country that is ranked 136 out of 177 for … Continue reading

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Marks of true devotion: A homily for the second Sunday of Lent

2nd Sunday of Lent. March 1st 2015 Gen 22;1-2,9.10-13,15-18; Rom 8:31-34; Mk 9:2-10 Marks of true devotion “I now know how devoted you are to God.” The Patriarch Abraham is praised for being a devoted servant of God: “I now … Continue reading

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