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Monthly Archives: February 2014


WHY WORRY? HOMILY FOR THE 8TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME OF THE YEAR (A) Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

  Here’s a little song I wrote You might want to sing it note for note But don’t worry, be happy   In every life we have some trouble but when you worry you make it double Don’t worry, be…

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RADICAL LOVE +PLUS+ RADICAL FORGIVENESS HOMILY FOR THE 7TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME OF THE YEAR (A). Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

  On the 13th day of May 1981 something remarkably historic happened at St. Peter’s square Rome. There was the usual large crowd made up of pilgrims and visitors to Rome coming to see and cheer the Pope as he…

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JESUS AND THE LAW HOMILY FOR THE 6TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (YEAR A) Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

Once upon a time, a very wealthy man noticed that his children suddenly adopted the habit of leaving the house and coming back late at night. To stop this sprouting obnoxious attitude among his children, he instructed that nobody should…

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THE SALT AND LIGHT PROJECT HOMILY FOR THE 5TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (YEAR A) REV. FR. BONIFACE NKEM ANUSIEM PhD

    Among the Igbos of southeast Nigeria, people (especially men) are given special titles. Originally, these titles were based on some special things they had accomplished for the community. Those who exuded widely felt charitable gestures were for instance…

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THE PURPOSE OF THE PRESENTATION “DRAMA”: A REFLECTION ON THE FEAST OF PRESENTATION OF THE LORD Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

Sitting in the front seat at the Chapel as a junior seminarian many years ago, I heard a sermon on the Presentation of the Lord. The priest who celebrated the mass could have said other things, but what I could…

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