Ephphata! Be opened! (Mk 7:31-37)

  The prophets of old were called, among other things, to foretell the coming of the Messiah. The messages of the prophets provided a window into how days of the Messiah would like. They were sent to convict, strengthen and inspire. An important aspect of their message was to point out with all clarity theContinue reading “Ephphata! Be opened! (Mk 7:31-37)”

“From within” (A reflection by Fr. Ogoe based on Mark 7:21-23)

What is man? From the earliest times, man has posed this important question. Attempts have been made up to the present day (with significant success) to define man – to study his being and behavior. Whatever the outcome of anthropological studies and their different schools of thought, all would agree that there is a certainContinue reading ““From within” (A reflection by Fr. Ogoe based on Mark 7:21-23)”