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Most Rev. Gabriel 'Leke Abegunrin
Archbishop of Ibadan Archdiocese

Let us get the right balance

By REV. FR. SAMUEL FREDERICK
Fri, 27 Jan 2023
Heb. 10: 32-39, Mk 4:26-34. God’s message is like a seed with lots of promises, which bears fruit only after much waiting. There is conflict and change as the seed breaks apart and loses itself for the new sprout to develop and appear on the surface of the earth. Within this context, today’s first reading adm..

The Memorial of Saints Timothy and Titus

By REV. FR. SAMUEL FREDERICK
Thu, 26 Jan 2023
2 Tim. 1:1-8, Mk 4:21-25. In today’s first reading, Paul recalls that Timothy’s faith was influenced by the example of his mother and grandmother. Paul encourages Timothy to continue to build on that strong foundation and share the Gospel with others. We can point to parents, grandparents and various other co..

The Conversion of St Paul

By REV. FR. SAMUEL FREDERICK
Wed, 25 Jan 2023
THE CONVERSION OF ST PAUL: Acts 22:3-16, Mk 16:15-18. One of the most fascinating elements of Paul’s conversion is that the encounter with Jesus left him unable to see and in need of help from his companions. His encounter with Jesus made him aware of his vulnerability and his need for others. Perhaps his reflectio..

The Memorial of St Francis de Sales

By REV. FR. SAMUEL FREDERICK
Tue, 24 Jan 2023
Heb. 10:1-10, Mk 3:31-35. Heb. 10:1-10, Mk 3:31-35. Fidelity to God’s will incorporates us into Divine family. Jesus identifies the true disciple not by position, special privileges of birth, talents and financial resources, but by fidelity in the routines of life. We are enjoined to undertake all we do as though i..

Unity of Christians should be founded, renewed and sustained by Jesus

By REV. FR. SAMUEL FREDERICK
Mon, 23 Jan 2023
Heb. 9:15.24-28, Mk 3:22-30. Today’s first reading envisions the unity of mankind as founded, renewed and sustained by Jesus, the mediator of the new covenant. He died to unite us in God’s universal family. His blood is the vital element circulating through us, making a living bond with God the Father and the..

You are to be the light to the nation

By REV. FR. SAMUEL FREDERICK
Sun, 22 Jan 2023
Ish 8:23-9:3, 1 Cor. 1:1-13.17, Mt. 4:22-23. On this Third Sunday in Ordinary Time Year A, the Church invites us to be a light shining upon those in darkness. The light brings hope of better days, of the fulfillment of the Reign of God. The light empowers the people to do whatever God is asking them to do. Today’s ..

SABBATH WAKE-UP CALL (MY WORD WILL NEVER PASS AWAY)

By REV. FR. ANTHONY OGUNYALE
Sun, 22 Jan 2023
SABBATH WAKE-UP CALL Isaiah 8:23 – 9:3 / 1 Cor 1:10-13, 17 / Matthew 4:12-23 SUNDAY OF THE WORD OF GOD In Nigeria, there are 19 states that make up Northern Nigeria and they are subdivided the into North west and the North East states and North central. One of these geopolitical zone..


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