THE SIXTH SUNDAY AFTER EASTER (Cycle B)

First Reading: Acts 10:25-26.34-35.44-48; Psalm: 98. R. v. 2; Second Reading: 1Jn 4:7-10; Gospel: Jn 15:9-17 CALLED TO LOVE LIKE GOD BY FR VALENTINE NNAMDI EGBUONU, MSP       The hatred and division between the Jewish and the Gentile world is faith and race-related. The Jewish people are descendants of Jacob (named Israel after wrestling with … [Read more…]

THE FIFTH SUNDAY OF LENT (Cycle B)

First Reading: Jer 31:31-34; Psalm: 51. R. v. 12b; Second Reading: Heb 5:7-9; Gospel: Jn 12:20-33 THE HOUR HAS COME BY FR VALENTINE NNAMDI EGBUONU, MSP  When we see our death coming; this can be frightening especially a torturous and humiliating death. Crucifixion is an example. It is a method of capital punishment meted out … [Read more…]

THE SECOND SUNDAY OF LENT (Cycle B)

First Reading: Gn 22:1-2. 9a. 10-13. 15-18; Psalm: 116. R. v. 9; Second Reading: Rm 8:31b-34; Gospel: Mk 9:2-10 HOPING ON FAITH BY FR VALENTINE NNAMDI EGBUONU, MSP Abraham dismally approached Sarah early that morning and said to her; “I’m going to Moriah to sacrifice our son Isaac on the mountain. The Lord had commanded … [Read more…]