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Monthly Archives: May 2016


WE BECOME WHAT WE EAT AND DRINK: HOMILY FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE BODY AND BLOOD OF JESUS CHRIST (YEAR C). Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem PhD

“Why do we eat and drink?” To this question, we can have as many answers as there are various individuals with their various approaches to food and drink. Some people may say that we eat and drink to settle our…

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THE MESSAGE OF THE TRI-UNITY: A HUMAN ATTEMPT TO UNDERSTAND A DIVINE MYSTERY Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

“How can something be ONE and THREE at the same time?” Put in a more dependable and practical way, “How can an entity be ONE and THREE at the same time?”. This question introduces us to the “greatest puzzle” of…

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THE PERSON, POWER, AND PRESENCE OF THE HOLY SPIRIT REFLECTION FOR THE FEAST OF PENTECOST (YEAR C) Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

Once upon a time, a young lady who was having issues with her fiancé approached an older woman whom she considered prayerful to share the problem with her. The lady told the woman about the drinking habit of the fiancé…

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“THAT WE MAY BE ONE” HOMILY FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER (YEAR C) Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

There is power in unity or if you like in oneness. A single ant is equivalent to nothing in terms of belligerent attacks, but colonies of  army ants could bring down any creature no matter how big and powerful. According…

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KEEPING UP WITH THE ASCENSION POWER HOMILY FOR THE ASCENSION THURSDAY Rev. Fr. Boniface Nkem Anusiem PhD

Going up or ascending could be fun for instance flying in an airplane for those who do not have an issue with height. “To ascend” means to rise or move to a higher point, degree or rank. To make a transition…

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