Homily for March 30, 2016. Easter Wednesday. Bible Study: Acts 10:1-10 and Luke 24:13 -35. Going through our readings this morning, we can see that a lot went into the training of the disciples of Jesus before they became Great Apostles. In Mark chapter 9, we read about an embarrassing episode wherein a man brought his son to the disciples of Jesus for healing because the boy was possessed with an evil spirit but they couldn’t. Surprisingly, as we see in our first reading this morning, Peter and John met a crippled man by the Beautiful Gate who was begging for alms and they decided to give him the best gift ever; the gift of his healing.

Holy Thursday morning, the bishop, joined by the priests of the diocese, gather at the Cathedral to celebrate the Chrism Mass. Watch the Archdiocese of Lagos Chrism mass at chrismmasslagos.com or chrismmasslagos.org. This Mass manifests the unity of the priests with their bishop. Here the bishop...

Palm Sunday, Lenten Reflection Day 40: Following Jesus with clean hands and a pure heart Readings: Luke 19:28-40, Isaiah 50:4-7, Psalm 21:8-9,17-20,23-24, Philippians 2:6-11,  Luke 22:14-23:56 or  Luke 23:1-49 [audio mp3="http://www.youngandcatholicng.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/PalmSunday.mp3"][/audio]  ...