Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C: by Wojciech Szypula, SVD

  Love without looking who! First Reading: Deuteronomy 30:10–14; Psalm: 14, 17, 30–31, 33–34, 36, 37; Second Reading: Colossians 1:15–20; Gospel:  Luke 10:25–37  Psalm: 69:14, 17, 30–31, 33–34, 36, 37  But as for me, my prayer is to you, O Lord. At an acceptable time, O God, in the abundance of your steadfast love, answer me. With your faithful help Answer me, O Lord, for your steadfast love is good; according to your abundant mercy, turn to me. But I am lowly and in pain; let your salvation, O God, protect me. I will praise the name of God with a song; I will magnify him with … Continue reading Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C: by Wojciech Szypula, SVD

Young Missionaries Group

Last Sunday 07-07-2019, we celebrated the first anniversary of the Young Missionary group in our parish.  ‘Young Missionaries’ is a household name among the Divine Word Missionaries here in Kenya-Tanzania Province. First, it began in our parishes in Nairobi and only last year we inaugurated the group for the first time in our Epiphany Parish, Burka, Arusha. This group was started to fill the vacuum that has been there between the period when the children complete their initial sacraments and when they are old enough to join the youth group. we realized that many of them mostly in their last … Continue reading Young Missionaries Group

JUMAPILI YA 14 MWAKA C na Fr. Lawrence Muthee, SVD

‘go’     Tumsifu Yesu Kristu. Leo ni Jumapili ya 14 ya Mwaka C. Masomo ya leo yanatuhimiza kuweka imani na matumaini yetu kwa Mungu kama msingi wa maisha mema. Katika Somo la Kwanza, nabii Isaya anawapa moyo Waisraeli kwamba Mungu angewarejesha katika hali ya ufanisi waliokuwa nayo kabla ya uhamisho Babeli. Anamlinganisha Mungu na mama anayemtunza mwanawe. Mji mkuu wa Israeli – Yerusalemu ulikuwa umesalia majibu tu baada ya kuharibiwa mwaka wa 586 KK na Wababilonia chini ya mfalme Nebukadineza. Isaya anawaambia Waisraeli kwamba Mungu hajawaacha hata kama ilionekana hivyo katika taabu zao. Taabu na matatizo ya Waisraeli yalitokana … Continue reading JUMAPILI YA 14 MWAKA C na Fr. Lawrence Muthee, SVD

Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C |by Wojciech Syzpula

First Reading: Isaiah 66:10–14; Psalm 66:1–7, 16, 20; Second Reading: Galatians 6:14–18;  Gospel: Luke 10:1–12, 17–20 Psalm 66:1–7, 16, 20  Make a joyful noise to God, all the earth; sing the glory of his name; give to him glorious praise. Say to God, “How awesome are your deeds! Because of your great power, your enemies cringe before you. All the earth worships you; they sing praises to you, sing praises to your name.” Come and see what God has done: he is awesome in his deeds among mortals. He turned the sea into dry land; they passed through the river on foot. There we rejoiced in him, … Continue reading Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C |by Wojciech Syzpula

Bend a Tree while Young

  The team at Kasarani National Stadium In St. Arnold Janssen Primary School in Soweto Nairobi, we take seriously sports as part of learning. We have now very good teams in most of the ball games such as Volleyball, Basketball, and Football. We have SASA, which stands for St. Arnold Janssen Sports Academy. The three selected to join County Team Recently, three of our young volleyballers in the girls’ category were selected in the first 12-team in the entire Nairobi County. Now they will be representing the County in the National Primary School Volleyball Finals to be held in the … Continue reading Bend a Tree while Young

Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C, by Wojciech Szypula

  First Reading: 1 Kings 19:16, 19–21; Psalm: 16:1–2, 5, 7–11; Second Reading: Galatians 5:1, 13–18; Gospel: Luke 9:51–62  Psalm – 16:1–2, 5, 7–11  Protect me, O God, for in you I take refuge. I say to the Lord, “You are my Lord; I have no good apart from you.” The Lord is my chosen portion and my cup; you hold my lot. I bless the Lord who gives me counsel; in the night also my heart instructs me. I keep the Lord always before me; because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved. Therefore my … Continue reading Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C, by Wojciech Szypula

The New Challenges Facing Communication in Africa Today

Communication means conveying information and meaning from the sender to the receiver and the consequent feedback from the receiver to the sender. Only when the receiver reacts to the message that the sender can ascertain that the receiver has at least received the information. However, communication is not just conveying information and getting the receiver to react to it, but rather the communication is intended to convey meaning and this meaning needs to be understood correctly by the receiver. If the receiver misunderstands the meaning that the sender is trying to convey, then we can say that the communication was … Continue reading The New Challenges Facing Communication in Africa Today