Month: Jun 2022

Homily for Corpus Christi

Homily: Corpus Christi, 19 June 2022 Dear Friends, this Sunday we celebrate the solemnity of Corpus Christi. You might remember that at the Last Supper Our Lord spoke over the bread and wine he shared with his Apostles, saying: “this is my body”, “this is my blood”, “do this in remembrance of me”. In speaking …

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Homily for Trinity Sunday

TRINITY SUNDAY: 12 JUNE 2022 We live in a world that has largely chosen to turn its face from God. Many people today claim to be without religion, agnostic, or atheist; perhaps many even in our own families and amongst our closest friends. What seems to be interesting, however, is that, when examined closely, these …

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Nigerian Church Attacks

Owo, Nigeria: Church Attacks Statement PRESS RELEASE Ondo killings: Press statement from the office of the National President, Catholic Laity Council of Nigeria More than 50 parishioners of St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, in Ondo State were killed by gun men suspected to be bandits   OWO, Nigeria, June 6, 2022/ — Press statement from …

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Homily for Pentecost

4 – 5 June Missa Spiritus Domini Gifts and Fruits: Saint Philip and the Pentecost change of heart The Solemnity of Pentecost is a fitting time for us to think about the work of the Holy Spirit in the life of our Glorious Patriarch, Saint Philip Neri. He is called, like those first Eleven, gathered …

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