Entries by Fada Sly

NEWS: Stolen Tabernacle from Catholic Cathedral Found

The tabernacle that was stolen earlier this week from the St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral in St. Catharines, Ontario was recovered on Wednesday, September 9. According to group news reports on the Catholic News Agency’s website, a group of parishioners from the cathedral discovered the tabernacle in Centennial Park, which is located near the cathedral. […]

NEWS: ABUJA ARCHDIOCESE INAUGURATES 11 COMMISIONS

Eleven Commissions have been inaugurated by the Catholic Archdiocese of Abuja for the proper administration of the Archdiocese. The Commissions, which were announced by the Archbishop, His Grace, Most Rev. Ignatius Kaigama during the closing Mass of the First General Assembly of the Archdiocese held from 4th – 5th September 2020, are arms of the […]

NEWS: ABUJA ARCHDIOCESE COMMISSIONS COMMUNION MINISTERS

As part of activities of the First General Assembly of the Archdiocese of Abuja, the Local Ordinary of the Archdiocese, Archbishop Ignatius A. Kaigama today, commissioned 15 Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion. The ccommissioning ceremony which took place during the closing Mass of the Assembly saw 15 men and women drawn from different parishes across […]

BE A NONCONFORMIST TO THIS WORLD (HOMILY FOR 22ND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR A

Readings: Jeremiah 20:7-9; Psalm 63; Romans 12:1-2; Matthew 16:21-27 Matthew 25:1-13 (Gospel reading for Friday of 21st Week in Ordinary Time, Year II) contains the parable of the ten maidens – five wise, five foolish. In that parable, only one reason was given for this categorization, namely, that the wise maidens took lamps with extra […]

SPIRITUALITY IS PERSONAL (21ST SUNDAY, YEAR A)

Readings: Isaiah 22:19-23; Psalm 138; Romans 11:33-36; Matthew 16:13-20 Life generally is full of questions, and so is scripture. The word “question” is a derivative of the Latin quaerere which means to ‘search’ or ‘seek’. Thus, to ask a question is to search or seek (for answers) and he who searches will almost always find […]