Browsing the 2021 archive of Community Insights

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Beyond the Grave

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 4/05/21

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

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

BEYOND THE GRAVE

In life one thing that most people fear most is death. Does man have any clue on how to conquer death? Science has really been a blessing to humankind but science ... Read More »

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

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 3/29/21

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

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

THE MAJORITY

            Are you familiar with the phrase “what is the majority decision?” For some people, they will only have a stand based solely on majority decision (without any personal careful analysis on ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Sir! Can We See Jesus?

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 3/22/21

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

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

SIR! CAN WE SEE JESUS?

            The inspired writer tells us that some Gentiles came to Philip with the request to see Jesus. The inspired writer does not dig deep to know their intention ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Preference

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 3/15/21

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

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

PREFERENCE

            Many people are of the opinion that life on the planet is dependent on love and it is because of love that the globe still spins. Have you ever been in love? ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: House Cleansing

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 3/08/21

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

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

HOUSE CLEANSING

            Some centuries ago a student in his effort to relive his master’s philosophical dreams, proposed the best way to build an Ideal City-State. He proposed a life of righteousness and justice. ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Is Worth the Risk

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 3/01/21

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

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

IS WORTH THE RISK

            In the history of humankind those who have achieved some breakthroughs or invented some phenomenal things took some risk. Have you read the story of the astronauts who made ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: A Call to Renewal

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 2/22/21

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

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

A CALL TO RENEWAL

            Lent is one the most blessed periods in any calendar or liturgical year. I am not surprised that many Christians call it the season of grace. It is a ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: "...Be Made Clean"

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 2/15/21

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

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

 “…BE MADE CLEAN”

Jesus’ encounter with the leper who asked for healing reveals how completely new his message was in comparison with the Old Testament and rabbinical tradition. A leper was not merely excluded ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: We Preach in Order to Heal

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 2/08/21

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

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

WE PREACH IN ORDER TO HEAL

            It seems that the entire ministry of Jesus before his passion can be summed up in two words: preaching and healing. Today’s gospel passage provides us with ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Certification

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 2/01/21

FR MICHAEL BIBLICAL IMAGERY

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

CERTIFICATION

Certification can be defined as the formal attestation or confirmation of certain characteristics of an object, person, or organization. This confirmation is often, but not always, provided by some form of external review, ... Read More »