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Monthly Archives: March 2014


THE GOSPEL OF “LIGHT AND SIGHT” HOMILY FOR THE 4TH SUNDAY OF LENT: LAETARE SUNDAY (YEAR A) Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

    Have you ever found yourself in darkness; that is physical darkness without any source of light? I believe many of us may have had such an unpleasant experience at some points. If per adventure, you have not had…

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THE POWER OF WATER: HOMILY FOR THE 3RD SUNDAY OF LENT (YEAR A) Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

Once upon a time, on a hot sunny afternoon, a crow (a specie of bird) was seen flying around in search of water to quench her thirst. For a very long time she was unable to find water and she…

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THE POWER OF LOCATION: HOMILY FOR THE 2ND SUNDAY OF LENT (YEAR A) Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

  During the earlier days of mobile telephones in Nigeria, there were few network masts and this made network connectivity very hard for users. In those days, the few people that owned mobile phones had to make frantic efforts, like…

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TEMPTED BUT NOT TAMPERED HOMILY FOR THE FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT (YEAR A) Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

On Friday 21st day of February 2014, a High Court sitting in Ikeja Lagos, Nigeria sentenced a man to death by hanging for killing his wife. The man (Akolade Arowolo) stabbed his Banker wife (Titilayo) severally to death following a…

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JUST BEFORE YOU RECEIVE THE ASH REFLECTION FOR ASH WEDNESDAY Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

Back then in the major seminary, Wednesdays (including Sundays) were called “Walk days”. This means that seminarians are free to take a walk outside the seminary immediately after the lunch time; though they are expected to be back before 6.00…

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