Category Archives: THEOLOGY OF MINISTRY

A little child explains war “When elephants fight grass suffers”, is a well-known African proverb. It describes well the untold sufferings of young children caught up in war. In war situations children live in violent and terrorized environments and they … Continue reading

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The Case of Jacinto Kibuuka

The Case of Jacinto Kibuuka, the former Catholic Priest As Catholics and being faithful, we call the Church our Mother. Just like our earthly mothers who suffer when their children wander and falter, Holy Mother the Church too suffers when … Continue reading

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Why Catholic Church discourages contraceptives?

Why Catholic Church discourages contraceptives? Whenever there is an interest of offering family planning services to adolescents by civil societies a section of religious leaders especially the Catholic leaders raise a stern refusal to such plans. Recently when such a … Continue reading

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Visit “Jesus” in the Prisons

Visit “Jesus” in the prisons “I was in the prison, you visited me…” These words would be one of the feedbacks Jesus will be giving to the good souls on arrival at the heaven’s gates, as Bible narrates in a … Continue reading

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Racism: Inhuman and Unchristian

(Published in Leadership magazine, Uganda, March 2017) “No one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they … Continue reading

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Not Counting Women and Children: Evangelizing Boys and Young Male Adults

“Not counting women and children, there were about five thousand men…” (14:21) reports Evangelist Matthew about the attendance of MEN at Jesus’ pastoral ministry events. This seems not the case in our current pastoral situation especially in rural Uganda. If … Continue reading

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Need to teach Catechism

Need to teach Catechism Apostles began their ministry by teaching catechism. It is rudiments of faith instructed in a simple way for one to know, understand and live. Among them St. Paul was an ardent teacher of faith. He was … Continue reading

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Earth cries out for mercy

Earth cries out for mercy Pope Francis has been labelled as Pope of Mercy. He has woken up the church and the world with the thought of mercy; he calls us to show mercy not only towards each other but … Continue reading

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How much Catholic is “Charismatic”?

(Published in New Vision newspaper in Uganda on 6 December 2016, page 16) “Charismatic” ideology, the ways of worshiping and believing have always been a bit of controversy in the Catholic Church. It has been so from the apostolic times. … Continue reading

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CHRISTIAN SEX: A theology of the Body

(Programme presented in Catholic Radio, Gulu, on 25 November 2016) Highlights from St. Pope John Paul II’s document Love and Responsibility Practiced in Freedom, Love, and Joy –  “Take away from love the fullness of self surrender, the completeness of … Continue reading

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