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Monthly Archives: March 2015


FROM THE TRIUMPHANT ENTRY TO THE TRIUMPHAL PASSION HOMILY FOR THE PASSION (PALM) SUNDAY Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

Once upon a time in Haarlem, a city in Netherlands, there lived a young boy called Hans Brinker. One evening, he asked his mother to allow him to visit his friend, a blind old man and to present some cakes…

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THE GRAIN OF WHEAT VS JESUS CHRIST THE NEW COVENANT HOMILY FOR THE FIFTH SUNDAY OF LENT (YEAR B) Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

As a child, I heard this story from my grandmother. An orphan, a small boy, was left under the care of a wicked step-mother. The step-mother took care of her own children but subjected the orphan to series of maltreatment…

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GOD OF JUSTICE AND MERCY Homily for the 4th Sunday of Lent (Year B) Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

“If you, O Lord should mark our iniquities, Lord, who could stand?” (Psalm 130:3) Once upon a time, there was an Island that was inhabited by barbarians. Barbarians we know are generally wild, uncivilized, crude and hostile to visitors. This…

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BEYOND THE DECALOGUE: THE CLEANSING OF OUR TEMPLE HOMILY FOR THE 3RD SUNDAY OF LENT (YEAR B) Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

“How can the young remain sinless by obeying your law?” (Psalm 119:9)   There are rules and regulations guiding every aspect of life whether we know about them or not. Nature itself is governed by some principles; for instance Isaac…

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