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Fr. Michael's Catholic Teaching: Wealth

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 1/30/23

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI, GHANA.

WEALTH

            Between love and wealth, what is the most sought-after thing? Opinions are divided because while some go for love others strongly believe that wealth is “the boss”. I have heard some people opine that when you live with ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Can It Be My Story?

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 1/23/23

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI, GHANA.

CAN IT BE MY STORY?

            The grace of God has brought my faith to that level of hopefulness in the Lord to the extent that, I believe that no matter the darkened, ugly, horrific, and hopeless situation of a ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Come and See

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 1/17/23

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI, GHANA

COME AND SEE

            We were gifted with the privilege to live at our births and as we live we witness the various gifts and wonders God has blessed our world with. If I am to list them there may ... Read More »

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

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 1/09/23

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI, GHANA

THE SINGLE

            In the transformative stories of some nations, at times it takes a single person to bring them to a life of grace. I write this piece with Plato’s “Republic” in mind. Plato was of the opinion that ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Theotokos

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 1/03/23

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI, GHANA.

THEOTOKOS

            As we stand in the first day of the year 2023, it is a testimony of the goodness and mercies of God. A lot of things happened in the year 2022, some worthy of celebration while others have ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: The Christmas Joy

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 12/27/22

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI, GHANA.

THE CHRISTMAS JOY

            I have qualified the phrase “Christmas joy” with a definite article (the) for a reason. We celebrate a lot of joyful moments every year – be it our birthdays or an anniversary of an important life’s ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Ask For a Sign...

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 12/20/22

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI, GHANA.

ASK FOR A SIGN…

            How blessed one can be if (s)he is given the chance to ask God for a special sign or gift. How many people get this opportunity? Many were those who were made to wait and ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Be Joyful in Waiting...

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 12/13/22

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI, GHANA.

BE JOYFUL IN WAITING…

 

            A call for great rejoicing is announced to us by the inspired writers in today’s Liturgy of the Word. Traditionally during the first and second weeks in the season of Advent, Mother Church puts ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: A Shoot of Jesse

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 12/06/22

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI

A SHOOT OF JESSE

            What does God do with our broken dreams? In our ministry as priests we encounter many people who are faced with extremely difficult life challenges, have given up on their dreams, and turned indifferent to God’s ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: "What I Saw..."

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 11/29/22

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI

“WHAT I SAW…”

            “What I saw…” has to do with the vision of Isaiah concerning the coming of the Lord. During the prophetic ministry of Isaiah some of the Gentiles loved his prophecies simply because they were friendly to their ... Read More »