Nigeria: Catholic diocese Port Harcourt gets new auxiliary bishop

Appointment of auxiliary bishop of Port Harcourt, Nigeria The Holy Father has appointed as auxiliary bishop of Port Harcourt, Nigeria, the Rev. Patrick Eluke, of the clergy of Port Harcourt, currently pastor of the Saint Francis of Assisi parish in Rumuokwuta, assigning him the titular see of Fotice. Rev. Patrick Eluke The Rev. Patrick Eluke was born on 25 March 1967 in Ekpeye, Ahoada, Rivers State, in the diocese of Port Harcourt. After primary school, he entered the Sacred Heart local minor seminary and continued with courses in philosophy in…

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YEAR A: HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 5TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (2)

YEAR A: HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE 5TH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: THE TRADITION OF THE ELDERS….Nothing that enters one from outside can make that person unclean” BY: Fr. Norbert ESTARRIOL i Seseras   HOMILY: Today, Jesus teaches us that God made everything good. But our intentions —which are not always right— may contaminate what we do. This is why Jesus Christ says: «Nothing that enters one from outside can make that person unclean. It is what comes out from within that makes unclean» (Mk 7:15). The experience of the offence…

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Reading for Wednesday of the 5th Week in Ordinary Time Year A. Liturgical Colour: green

First Reading: (Genesis 2: 4b-9, 15-17)

These are the generations of the heaven and the earth, when they were created, in the day that the Lord God made

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