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Padre Dolphyne

A Catholic Priest who shares his homilies with you to enable you build a very strong relationship with God. He is the author of two published books, namely ‘THE SIGN OF THE CROSS: OUR COMFORT IN SUFFERING’ , ‘FROM THE PRAETORIUM TO CALVARY’ and Editor of the Sekondi-Takoradi Diocesan Newsletter.

Homily for the 16th Sunday in ordinary time year A

HOMILY FOR THE 16TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR A. READINGSWISDOM 12: 13, 16-19ROMANS 8:26-27MATTHEW 13:24-43 EVIL EXISTS BUT GOD REIGNS Beloved in Christ, life is a mixture of good and evil. The challenge is not why evil exists but how we are to deal with the evil we encounter, without losing who we are. Therefore, do not go through …

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Homily for the 15th Sunday in ordinary time,year A

HOMILY FOR THE 15TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR A. READINGS Isaiah  55:10-11 Romans 8:18-23 Matthew 13:1-23 or 13:1-9 *THEME: WHY DESPAIR WHEN HOPE CONSOLES* My dear friend in Christ, faced with the obstacles and challenges of life, some of us easily give up saying life is not worth it, others also choose the extreme by ending their very life …

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Homily for the 14th Sunday in ordinary time year A

*HOMILY FOR THE FOURTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME* READINGS Zechariah 9:9-10 Romans 8:9,11-13 Matthew 11:25-30 *THEME: BEING YOKED WITH JESUS* Beloved in Christ, this morning Jesus our saviour invites us to learn to show appreciation to God for His manifold blessings and also to depend and rely on Him in the face of life’s challenges and difficulties. But sadly most …

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Homily for the 13th Sunday in ordinary time year A

HOMILY FOR THE 13TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME READINGS 2 Kings 4:8-11, 14-16a Romans 6:3-4, 8-11 Matthew 10:37-42 THEME: GIVING IS RECEIVING Beloved in Christ, this morning as we celebrate the 13th Sunday in ordinary time, the readings invite us to reflect on hospitality as our appreciation to the generosity of God. It is not just a matter of opening …

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Homily for the Body and Blood of Jesus Christ, Year A

*HOMILY FOR CORPUS CHRISTI, YEAR A.* READINGS Deuteronomy 8:2-3,14b-16a 1 Corinthians 10:16-17 John 6:51-58 *THEME: BECOMING WHAT WE CELEBRATE* Beloved in Christ, today is a special day for we celebrate the solemnity of the body and blood of Christ. We celebrate the total self-gift of God to the human race so as to restore us into a right relationship with …

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Homily for Holy Trinity Sunday, Year A

HOMILY FOR HOLY TRINITY SUNDAY, YEAR A. READINGS Exodus 34:4b -6; 8-9 2 Corinthians 13:11-13 John 3:16-18 THEME: THE HOLY TRINITY; OUR MODEL OF COMMUNION Beloved in Christ, the Church today celebrates the solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity in honour of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit as we ponder with thanksgiving what they did to accomplish our salvation. …

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Homily for Pentecost Sunday, Year A

Homily for Pentecost Sunday, Year A Readings: Acts 2:1-11 1Cor 12:3b -7, 12-13 John 20:19-23 Theme : COME HOLY SPIRIT  Beloved in Christ, this Sunday is a special day, for it commemorates the  fiftieth day after the resurrection of Jesus Christ and also marks that special day on which Jesus Christ fulfilled his promise of sending the Holy Spirit to …

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MY FAITH FROM GOD OR MAN

Friends, yesterday our beloved motherland was trending on social media with the hashtag ###justiceforcaptmahama###, who was lynched at Denkyira-Obuasi in the Central Region of Ghana. And as the tears rolled down from our eyes as we sat by the rivers of Babylon in remembrance of Zion in our quest for answers as regard the intention for this barbaric act against …

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OH AMA GHANA 

Folks, today I weep uncontrollably for my mother, Ama Ghana, for upon all the gifts she  have given to her children , she is rather being abused for being such a loving mother who desires goodness and joy for her children. Only yesterday, Monday, 29th May 2017, I was on Facebook telling the whole world about some of the evidential …

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