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Most Rev. Gabriel 'Leke Abegunrin
Archbishop of Ibadan Archdiocese

Your sin is forgiven

By REV. FR. SAMUEL FREDERICK
Thu, 30 Jun 2022
Amos 7:10-17, Mt. 9:1-8. Today's first reading presents us with a detailed report of the conversation between Amaziah, the priest of Bethel, of the northern kingdom of Israel and Amos, the prophet of God. At that time, the northern kingdom of Israel had long rebelled against God and the House of David, following their wa..

The Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul

By REV. FR. SAMUEL FREDERICK
Wed, 29 Jun 2022
Acts 12:1-11, 2 Tim. 4:6-8.17-18, Mt. 16:13-19. The two saints whose lives we celebrate today reminds us of the power of God to transforming and redirecting our lives. The personal lives of Peter and Paul were completely changed as they encountered Christ. The twists and turns of their lives, especially their conversions..

The Memorial of St Irenaeus

By REV. FR. SAMUEL FREDERICK
Tue, 28 Jun 2022
Amos 3:1-8.4:11-12, Mt. 8:23-27. The awesome power of God is revealed in saving us from peril and storms of life. In today's first reading, Amos, the prophet from the southern kingdom of Judah was sent to the northern kingdom of Israel to condemn the misdeed of the chosen people of God. By that time, the northern kingdom..

A call to liberate the oppressed

By REV. FR. SAMUEL FREDERICK
Mon, 27 Jun 2022
Amos 2:6-10.13-16, Mt. 8:18-22. It is easier to judge and condemn others for their faults than to pay attention on ourselves. Today we are challenged to honestly look at our own short-comings and sinful attitudes. We are enjoined to make a complete and total commitment to being disciples, that is, disciplined learners of..

Tolerance and commitment to God should take the centre stage in our lives

By REV. FR. SAMUEL FREDERICK
Sun, 26 Jun 2022
1 Kgs 19:16.19-21, Gal. 5:1.13-18, Lk. 9:51-62. On this Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C, the Church invites us to humble ourselves before the Lord and be committed to Him without hesitation. Life teaches us that anyone who looks back on a mission never accomplishes it, but with perseverance, total commitment an..

The Memorial of the Immaculate Heart of Mary

By REV. FR. SAMUEL FREDERICK
Sat, 25 Jun 2022
Lam. 2:2.10-14.18-19, Lk. 2:41-51. After the celebration of the Solemnity of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, the memorial of the Immaculate Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary is celebrated, reminding us of the special link and connection that Jesus our Lord has with His Mother Mary. The Marian devotion is not an end in its..

The Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

By REV. FR. SAMUEL FREDERICK
Fri, 24 Jun 2022
Ezk. 34:11-16, Rom. 5: 5-11, Lk.15:3-7. Based on the “Heart of Jesus” as a symbol of love, the Church strongly promotes devotion to Christ as the incarnate love of God who constantly cares for His “sheep,” just like the shepherd tends his flocks. Today, the devotion to the Sacred Heart underlines ..


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