Entries by Fada Sly

ONE GOD, THREE PERSONS (HOLY TRINITY SUNDAY, YEAR B)

By: Fr. Sylvanus AMEH Readings: Deuteronomy 4:32-34, 39-40; Psalm 33; Romans 8:14-17; Matthew 28:16-20 The doctrine of the Most Holy Trinity is the central teaching of Christianity, because it is the mystery of God himself, even though it is incomprehensible to us. It says summarily that God is One, but in the One God are […]

STAY WITHIN NETWORK (5TH SUNDAY OF EASTER, YEAR B)

By: Fr. AMEH Sylvanus Readings: Acts 9:26-31; Psalm 22; I John 3:18-24; John 15:1-8 Let us do some little thinking. Think about the mobile phones which we use. The primary functions of the mobile phone are to make and receive calls, to send and receive messages. Besides these however, there are other things that the […]

ADVOCATE WITH THE FATHER (3RD SUNDAY OF EASTER, YEAR B)

By: Rev. Fr. Sylvanus AMEH Readings: Acts 3:13-15, 17-19; Psalm 4; I John 2:1-5; Luke 24:35-48 On this third Sunday of Easter, the readings of the Mass continue to narrate some post-resurrection events. The first reading is drawn from the speech of Peter after the healing of the crippled man at the beautiful gate. Explaining […]

WHO KILLED JESUS? (HOMILY FOR GOOD FRIDAY)

By: Rev. Fr. Sylvanus AMEH Readings: Isaiah 52:13 – 53:12; Psalm 31; Hebrews 4:14-16, 5:7-9; John 18:1 – 19:42 On this day, the Church celebrates in remembrance, that day on which Jesus died for sinful humanity, the shameful death of the cross. This is the only day in the entire calendar that is called “Good” […]

ABUJA ARCHDIOCESE BURIES MONSIGNOR ONYESO

It was a period of grief and sadness for the Catholic Archdiocese of Abuja as the Bishops, clergy, religious and laity gathered to bury the late Rt. Rev. Msgr. Anthony Asoluka Onyeso, today, 29th March, 2021. The late Msgr. Onyeso who died on Friday, 19th March, 2021, being the Solemnity of St. Joseph after a […]

WHY ARE YOU HERE? (5TH SUNDAY OF LENT, YEAR B)

By: Rev. Fr. Sylvanus AMEH Readings: Jeremiah 31:31-34; Psalm51; Hebrews 5:7-9; John 12:20-33 The entire 11th chapter of John’s account of the gospel is on the death and raising of Lazarus back to life; it also talks about the plot to kill Jesus as a result of this. This happened only about a week before […]