DON’T KIDNAP HOLY MICHAEL’S DAY. (Part 1)

There are four major problems befuddling our system of education both in our secular and theological arena. First is arbitrariness in which our words are shallow (no roots ) while adjudging them as if they were occurring by chance. There is little or no wonder why our use and application of languages are often incorrect. Secondly is the unpleasant…

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FINAL MOMENTS OF LIFE, ALHAJA CHIEF (MRS) EUINICE OLUTEJU OYEDOKUN

HEROES AND HEROINES SERIES   FINAL MOMENTS OF LIFE, ALHAJA CHIEF (MRS) EUINICE OLUTEJU OYEDOKUN Through God’s spirit Upon Elisha, he had performed fifteen miracles up to the period he died. But surprisingly even after his death, his corpse was again used by God, Jehovah for a sixteenth miracles. How? According to “Aid To Bible understanding” after prophet Elisha…

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WE DON’T HAVE TO REST IN PEACE!

As posted or as posited on the social media, an article “Why Are Black People obsessed with the Bible” written by Jean Gasho, any African reading the Bible with the same reading glass by the author (as if the Bible were written like newspaper and in newspaper language )may probably agree readily with him. If Gasho, from his own…

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CORRECTNESS OF LANGUAGE SERIES: HEROES AND HEROISM 1

Lexicographers of old have through their Oxford and advanced dictionaries defined Heroes as persons respected for bravery or chief persons in Hollywood , Bollywood or Nollywood, with Heroism as   qualities of being thus.However to be thus ,according to Shakespeare , is nothing but to be safely thus. Heroes and Heroism are bones of strong words deeper than what the …

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CORRECTNESS OF LANGUAGE: POLITICS AND POWER.

Each time I reflect on the word:”Philanthropy”, I am always reminded of the first sermon addressed by Jesus Christ on the Mount where His preaching principally focused on Politics and the Dynamics of Power. For him, the first group of men who qualified for the kingdom of Power are the Poor. While the executive Matthew was begging the question…

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CORRECTNESS OF LANGUAGE: PROPHETS IN POLITICS.

It is said that if the extension of a man’s hand were to be sword, it would be a risky business shaking hands. And so it is with the word:”Partisanship” It is the arbitrary extension being given to the hand of partisanship that has placed it on a dangerous coloration and which unfortunately is now gaining currency in our…

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