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Monthly Archives: February 2016


BEYOND THE BURNING BUSH: THE CALL FOR FRUITFULNESS HOMILY FOR THE 3RD SUNDAY OF LENT (YEAR C) Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

The sense of sight can be said to be the most exciting of all the external senses. We always wish to see and to see clearly. Even after hearing, feeling, smelling and tasting, we often still demand to see and…

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TRANSFIGURATION: THE CALL FOR POSITIVE CHANGE. HOMILY FOR THE 2ND SUNDAY OF LENT (YEAR C) Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

Change! Change!! Change!!! This is the usual political mantra that characterises the manifestos of most opposing parties in relation to any ruling party. In 2008, Barack Obama came up with the democratic challenge: “Yes We Can!” While proposing a CHANGE…

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OVERCOMING THOSE TEMPTATIONS! HOMILY FOR THE FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT (YEAR C) REV. FR. BONIFACE NKEM ANUSIEM PhD

  Sometime ago in a certain city, a man was caught at a motor garage with a bag containing the mutilated and decaying body of a child of about six years. He actually refused to drop the bag in the…

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THE ASH AND YOUR LENTEN OBSERVANCE: A REFLECTION FOR ASH WEDNESDAY REV. FR. BONIFACE NKEM ANUSIEM PhD

    Sometime in July 2014, at the early hours of the morning, my mobile phone rang. I knew it was going to be something unusual when I saw the name of the caller. I answered with so much apprehension….

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EVERY SAINT HAS A PAST AND EVERY SINNER HAS A FUTURE: HOMILY FOR THE 5TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME OF THE YEAR (C). Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

In the early hours of the 5th of October 2012 something gruesome happened in a small community in Rivers State, Nigeria. Four young boys went to ask for a refund of the money one of them paid to a housing agent…

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