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Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Too Little, Too Much

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 8/03/20

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

(Fr Michael Boakye Yeboah: Vice Rector of St Gregory Seminary, Kumasi-Ghana)

TOO LITTLE, TOO MUCH

            Today’s readings highlight the “extreme” kindness of God; and how he has made his Church the hub of charity. The “extremeness” of his kindness can be found in the ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Investment

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 7/27/20

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

(Fr Michael Boakye Yeboah: Vice Rector of St Gregory Seminary, Kumasi-Ghana)

INVESTMENT

            Someone once said “Investment is an asset or item that is purchased with the hope that it will generate income or appreciate in the future.” Some people invest in themselves, their children, ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Pull Them Out!

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 7/20/20

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

(Fr Michael Boakye Yeboah: Vice Rector of St Gregory Seminary, Kumasi-Ghana)

PULL THEM OUT!

            Jesus takes us once again into a farming setting to bring home to us his catechesis. The imagery he picks for our instruction is heartwarming and hopeful. He gives three ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Farmers

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 7/13/20

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

(Fr Michael Boakye Yeboah: Vice Rector of St Gregory Seminary, Kumasi-Ghana)

FARMERS

            Farming is arguably one of the most underrated “professions” in the world. Some see farming just as a hobby while others see it as a profession. I would like to think that ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Revelation to Minors

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 7/06/20

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

(Fr Michael Boakye Yeboah: Vice Rector of St Gregory Seminary, Kumasi-Ghana)

REVELATION TO MINORS

In Christian theology and spirituality, there is a special place reserved for minors, the “lowly”, and the unassuming. Jesus himself while on earth choose to live a “lowly” and humble lifestyle. ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Ideal Life

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 6/29/20

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

(Fr Michael Boakye Yeboah: Vice Rector of St Gregory Seminary, Kumasi-Ghana)

IDEAL LIFE

            In today’s Gospel Jesus seem to remind us what “Ideal life” really is. Jesus invites us to a life of total detachment. He makes a radical statement to the effect that ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Fear Not!

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 6/22/20

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

(Fr Michael Boakye Yeboah: Vice Rector of St Gregory Seminary, Kumasi-Ghana)

FEAR NOT!

            Two decades ago there was a political unrest in one of the African countries that made formation of priests impossible in that country. So, they brought the seminarians to Ghana for ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Bread

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 6/15/20

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

(Fr Michael Boakye Yeboah: Vice Rector of St Gregory Seminary, Kumasi-Ghana)

BREAD

            Bread is a food that cuts across culture, race, color, and nationality. Its religious, social, and economic values far surpass the value of any food. It is not the food of the ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: The Trinity

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 6/08/20

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

(Fr Michael Boakye Yeboah: Vice Rector of St Gregory Seminary, Kumasi-Ghana)

THE TRINITY

            Catholic doctrine defines the Holy Trinity as three persons in one God, sharing the same substance. This teaching ranks among the most debated teachings in Holy Scripture and within Christian circles. ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Unity

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 6/01/20

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

(Fr Michael Boakye Yeboah: Vice Rector of St Gregory Seminary, Kumasi-Ghana)

UNITY

            We are told that it was the “tower of Babel” episode that led the scattering of people on the face of the earth. According to the story, a united human race in ... Read More »

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