Month: Oct 2019

Every Journey Begins with One Step

“What is the kingdom of God like? And to what shall I compare it? It is like a grain of mustard seed which a man took and sowed in his garden, and it grew and became a tree, and the birds of the air made nests in its branches.” (Luke 13:18-19) One does not suddenly … Continue reading Every Journey Begins with One Step

The Prayer of the Humble Pierces the Clouds

  “The prayer of the humble pierces the clouds, and he will not be consoled until it reaches the Lord; he will not desist until the Most High visits him, and does justice for the righteous, and executes judgment. (Sirach 35:17) Last Sunday, we read of the battle between Israel and the Amalekites. Moses stood … Continue reading The Prayer of the Humble Pierces the Clouds

Laurent Gbagbo: How failed democracy turns Africans against rulers

By Chris Odinaka Nwedo In general terms, socio-political and economic problems in many states of Africa are orchestrated by sudden stunt in progressive advancement to productive politics. Productive politics rises and falls on qualitative governance. Qualitative governance can also include deliberate policies and programmes of the government that impact substantially the lives of the citizens. … Continue reading Laurent Gbagbo: How failed democracy turns Africans against rulers