Publications


PRAY FOR SOUTHERN KADUNA

By: Michael Anakwe According to Pope Francis, conditions for Christians are worse now than they were in the days of the early Church. Some truths cannot be better stated, the systematic and merciless targeting or killing of a particular tribe, ethnic group or region and religion over a period of time can in every ramification be referred to as genocide or an ethnic cleansing. Unfortunately, like with many serious matters in Nigeria, the incessant killings of hapless citizens in Southern Kaduna, has been classified as politically induced communal conflicts. But in this instance,......

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Parish Bulletin

EIGHTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A –   2ND – 8TH AUGUST 2020 SUNDAY, 2ND AUGUST 2020 ENTRANCE ANTIPHON:   O God, come to my assistance; O LORD, make haste to help me!  You are my rescuer, my help; O LORD, do not delay. COLLECT Draw near to your servant, O Lord, and answer their prayers with unceasing kindness, that, for those who glory in you as their Creator and guide, you may restore what you have created and keep safe what you have restored. Through our Lord …. FIRST  READING “Come and......

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REV. FR.ALAO

REV. FR.EMMANUEL ALAO: THANK YOU…!!! By: Michael Anakwe Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Alao, a Priest of many beautiful colours, has gone back to his diocese in Ekiti State but has left us with nostalgia and memories that will last forever. In life, only very few people leave such footprints and are mostly referred to as legends, leaders and patrons. This is not a personal tribute to a friend, mentor and priest, rather, and I know for certain, that I am re-echoing the thoughts of many parishioners, especially those whom have crossed path with him......

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Parish Bulletin

FIFTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A –12TH  – 18TH  JULY, 2020 SUNDAY, 12TH JULY 2020 ENTRANCE ANTIPHON: As for me, in justice I shall behold your face; I shall be filled with the vision of your glory. COLLECT O God, who show the light of  your truth to those who go astray, so that they may return to the right path; give all who for the faith they profess are accounted Christians the grace to reject whatever is contrary to the name of Christ, and strive after all that does it honour.......

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FOURTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR A –   5TH – 11TH  JULY 2020 SUNDAY, 5TH JULY 2020 ENTRANCE ANTIPHON: Your merciful love, O God, we have received in the midst of your temple.  Your praise, O God, like your name, reaches the ends of the earth.  Your right hand is filled with saving justice. COLLECT O God, who in the abasement of your Son have raised up a fallen world, you’re your faithful with holy joy, for on those you have rescued from slavery to son you bestow eternal gladness.  Through our Lord......

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THE PARISH IN THE FACE OF COVID-19-

KEEPING FAITH IN THE TIME OF COVID-19 is the key to overcoming the present trial. Faith rather than fear is the virtue that will see us through this public health crisis. It is hard to ignore the reality or the facts in figures or even the statistics of death that seems to lurk around. In fact, it is a reminiscent of the ‘rapture days’ as was told in the bible. The reality as it is now is that millions around the world are sick and many are dying or dead from this virus.......

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FIRST  READING The Lord removed Israel out of his sight; none was left but the tribe of Judah only. A reading from the second Book of Kings                                 17:5-8, 13-15a, 18 I n those days: Shalmaneser, king of Assyria, invaded all the land and came to Samaria, and for three years he besieged it.  In the ninth year of Hoshea the king of Assyria captured Samaria, and he carried the Israelites away to Assyria, and placed them in Halah, and on the Habor, the river of Gozan, and in the cities of the Medes. ......

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TWELVETH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME YEAR  A –   SUNDAY, 21ST  JUNE 2020

TWELFTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR A SUNDAY READINGS, 21ST JUNE, 2020 ENTRANCE ANTIPHON: The LORD is the strength of his people, a saving refuge for the one he has anointed.  Save your people, Lord, and bless your heritage, and govern them forever. COLLECT Grant, O Lord, that we may always revere and love your holy name, for you never deprive of your guidance those you set firm on the foundation of your love.  Through our Lord ….. FIRST  READING “He has delivered the life of the needy from the hands of evildoers.”......

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ANNOUNCEMENT FOR SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER YEAR A, 21ST MAY 2017

Catechism class resumed on Saturday 13th May, 2017.  Children’s class Saturday and Sunday from 4pm to 6pm at the Parish Hall.   Bring your children for prayer class from 3yrs- 6yrs Adult Baptism 7yrs to 16yrs First Holy Communion 7yrs-16yrs Confirmation – for those that received first Holy Communion. Adult class – Monday and Saturday from 7pm-9pm at Pavilion 1 Age – 17yrs and above Registration and instruction for parents and sponsors preparing for infant baptism is on Saturday 27th May, 2017 by 4pm at pavilion 1. It is mandatory for parent and......

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