Category Archives: The Message from the Pew

​SHOW MERCY AND OBTAIN MERCY

Many have concluded that it is difficult, very difficult, to forgive seemingly unbearable and unpardonable offences… Continue reading

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​PEOPLE OF COLOUR

The very first time I heard someone use the term “People of Colour” on CNN, I was deeply troubled. Do we have colourless people? Continue reading

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​OFFERING, A HOLY AND SPIRITUAL RITUAL

I want you to show love, not offer sacrifices. I want you to know Me more than I want burnt offerings (Hosea 6:6). Continue reading

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A PASSING WORLD

Nothing is permanent in this world, not even our troubles.

 – Charlie Chaplin Continue reading

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A SELF-DESTRUCTIVE GENERATION 

“Tolerance is an important part of charity. Without it, it is difficult for two persons to get on together. Moreover, tolerance is the bond of all friendship, and unites people in heart and opinion and action, not only with each other, but in unity with our Lord, so that they may really be at peace”, said St. Vincent de Paul. Continue reading

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​LOVE, THE SOUL OF CHRISTIANITY

“We are not Christians by name.” We are Christians by our way of life. Our actions must have the salt of love. Every action performed without love is vain. – Father Gabriel Amolegbe Continue reading

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​DARE TO BE DIFFERENT

we must “dare to be different” from those who cheat on God, who fraternize with the world and lose sight of their heavenly goal – the crown of life” Continue reading

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SPIRITUAL VENGEANCE

Therefore, “Let us abandon a language of condemnation and embrace one of mercy” said Pope Francis. God is a merciful God. We too must be merciful towards one another. Continue reading

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TAKE UP YOUR CROSS AND FOLLOW ME

Bear one another’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ. So let us not grow weary in doing what is right, for we will reap at harvest time, if we do not give up. Continue reading

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