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THE SEAL OF HOLY SPIRIT HAS BEEN STAMPED ON YOU

THE SEAL OF HOLY SPIRIT HAS BEEN STAMPED ON YOU By Fr. Felix (African Times Guest Writer) One of the developments since the earlier Pauline letters has been that the division between Jew and gentile has been firmly overcome: ‘In…

CRUCIFY ALL SELF INDULGENCES TO BE WITH CHRIST

CRUCIFY ALL SELF INDULGENCES TO BE WITH CHRIST By Fr. Felix (African Times Guest Writer) Lists of virtues and vices are common in the moralistic writings of the Hellenistic age, and the lists given here help significantly to explain what…

IT IS FAITH IN JESUS NOT OBEDIENCE TO THE LAW (JEWISH TRADITION) THAT SAVES

IT IS FAITH IN JESUS NOT OBEDIENCE TO THE LAW (JEWISH TRADITION) THAT SAVES By Fr. Felix (African Times Guest Writer) This passage really begins with Paul’s final exhortation, in which he repeats points already made. It seems as though…

KCB BANK DONATES ONE MILLION FACE MASKS AS SCHOOL REOPEN

KCB BANK DONATES ONE MILLION FACE MASKS AS SCHOOLS REOPEN By Ednah Kiarie Learning Institutions countrywide to benefit from 1million quality masks donated by KCB Bank Kenya. KCB Bank Kenya has donated 1 million reusable face masks to support the…

AS JONAH BECAME A SIGN TO THE NINEVITES, SO WILL THE SON OF MAN BE TO YOU

AS JONAH BECAME A SIGN TO THE NINEVITES, SO WILL THE SON OF MAN BE TO YOU By Fr. Felix (African Times Guest Writer) At Mark 8.11, the Pharisees ask for a sign from heaven to test Jesus and he…

HAPPY THE WOMB THAT CARRIED YOU, THE BREASTS THAT FED YOU

HAPPY THE WOMB THAT CARRIED YOU, THE BREASTS THAT FED YOU By Fr. Felix (African Times Guest Writer) This little exchange between Jesus and the woman in the crowd is really an offshoot of the previous controversy, which ended by…

ASK AND IT SHALL BE GIVEN TO YOU

ASK AND IT SHALL BE GIVEN TO YOU By Fr. Felix (African Times Guest Writer) Luke follows up the Lord’s Prayer with a little parable about persistence in the prayer of asking, a parable typical of Luke in that he…

THE FINGER OF GOD HAS OVERTAKEN YOU

THE FINGER OF GOD HAS OVERTAKEN YOU By Fr. Felix (African Times Guest Writer) A comparison with Matthew 12.22-30 and 43-45 shows that this passage is one of the few where Luke weaves his narrative drawing on both the gospel…

YOU RECEIVED THE SPIRIT BECAUSE OF BELIEVING WHAT WAS PREACHED

YOU RECEIVED THE SPIRIT BECAUSE OF BELIEVING WHAT WAS PREACHED By Fr. Felix (African Times Guest Writer) Having given a bit of historical background, Paul now rounds on the Galatians themselves with a volley of rhetorical questions, twice calling them…

THE GREAT GOOD SAMARITAN

THE GREAT GOOD SAMARITAN By Fr. Felix (African Times Guest Writer) To many Jew at the time of Jesus the character of the Samaritans was such that a Good Samaritan was a contradiction in terms. It is striking that Luke…

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