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Human Dignity

Human Dignity Sunday: Not Just a Priest, but also a Prophet

Leviticus 13:1-2, 44-46; 1 Corinthians 10:31-11:1; Mark 1:40-45 Outcasts, there are many of them today. We see them on our streets, we watch them on our television sets, and their drowned corpses sometimes feed sea creatures as they flee from their countries in search of human dignity. They are not lepers, we now have treatment …

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Temple Destroyers: Lessons in Mediation and Engagement!

1 Samuel 3:3-10, 19; 1 Corinthians 6:13-15, 17-20; John 1:35-42 Our world needs mediators, those who point out the ways of God to others. These mediators must be credible and exemplary people. This is imperative because our structures are collapsing evident in the bleeding in church membership. The visit of Covid-19 intensifies the emptying of …

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New Life

Ezekiel 37: 12-14; Psalm 130; Roman 8:8-11; John 11:1-45   In the midst of the uncertainties and fears surrounding the outbreak of COVID-19, I have had to deal with a lot of questions from parishioners. Their questions challenged my faith as well. People are asking why the churches should be closed. Where is God our …

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Lost Sight, Restored Vision

4th Sunday of Lent 1 Samuel 16:1b, 6-7,10-13; Psalm 23; Ephesians 5:8-14; John 9:1-41 Relationship with God is always a journey or a movement. It could be likened to the process of osmosis in my biology class whereby a solvent passes through a semi-permeable membrane from a less concentrated solution to a more concentrated solution. …

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