Browsing the October 2022 archive of Community Insights

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Exhibitionism

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 10/25/22

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI, GHANA

EXHIBITIONISM

            Exhibitionism can be defined as a behaviour that tries to get people’s attention all the time. The term is at times used to described a sexual disorder but here the term will be employed to describe the spiritual ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Amalek

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 10/18/22

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI, GHANA

AMALEK

            What is your life’s “Amalek?” I pose this question with the first reading in mind. Exodus 17:8-13 is a biblical passage that carries a dual representation of an actual historical event and at the same time carries a ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Thanksgivings

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 10/11/22

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI, GHANA

THANKSGIVINGS

            The Old Testament penmanship is modelled after Persian historiography (historiography is the study of ancient writings). One of the character traits of Persian historiography is arousal of the reader’s quest to follow a story to the end; and ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Biblical Imagery: Spiritual Dryness

Posted by Debbie Faith Formation on 10/04/22

FR MICHAEL BOAKYE YEBOAH

CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF KUMASI, GHANA

SPIRITUAL DRYNESS

            Life is not all rosy and jolly jolly. No! At times life’s situations can be simply unbearable. I have come across some just men/women whose faithfulness to God should have earned them a life of blessedness but ... Read More »