Author Archive: Godwin Delali Adadzie

Godwin Delali Adadzie is a Christian living in Africa. He is the founder of CATHOOLIC. Most people know him for his work Let’s talk about the Rosary. He can be reached on his Twitter handle @Apologetics.

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Christmas–the Good, the Pretence and the Hypocrisy

Christmas–the Good, the Pretence and the Hypocrisy

[ 3 ] December 19, AD 2013 |

Wow! So Christmas is coming again? Really? Oh No! Not again. Well, at least it is our hope as Christians that the Christ would be celebrated not just for a day but everyday. Christmas – the Good On Christmas not only would we learn about the birth of Jesus Christ, we also are reminded of […]

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What is Hail Mary?

What is Hail Mary?

[ 1 ] October 23, AD 2013 |

Well, Hail Mary is a historical and biblical phrase used by an angel of God to a virgin called Mary. This historic event is so important that the most ancient Christian Church has made it into a prayer to remind her members who are the Body of Christ about what the Yes of a Virgin […]

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10 Quotes about the Rosary

10 Quotes about the Rosary

[ 8 ] August 29, AD 2013 |

I really love everything about the Rosary. It is quite refreshing to read what other giants of the Holy Catholic Faith have to say about this priceless devotion. Quote #1 “The Rosary is the most beautiful and the most rich in graces of all prayers; it is the prayer that touches most the Heart of […]

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The Homosexual Conspiracy

The Homosexual Conspiracy

[ 0 ] April 11, AD 2013 |

One thing that Hollywood is good at is broadcasting falsehood in bits and pieces over a long period of time like a drip being administered to a patient in a hospital. It was successful using this strategy for the promotion of “the pills” in the c. 1950s. Hollywood also pushed the sex outside marriage propaganda, […]

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Be Careful about St. Paul (Part 1)

Be Careful about St. Paul (Part 1)

[ 5 ] November 22, AD 2012 |

The man Saul of Tarsus was once a terrible name to the infant Church of Christ as he was noted to carry out torture and execution at least indirectly to those who believed, preached and lived the Gospel message of Jesus the Christ. One of these persecutions of the Church led to the martyrdom of […]

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The Rosary Explained

The Rosary Explained

[ 5 ] October 21, AD 2012 |

  Many people are wondering why Catholics hold those beads called the Rosary in their hands and what’s the real inspiration behind them. In this little booklet I’ll attempt to give quick answers to some of the questions and doubts often raised by people. Click to Download Your Copy Now (PDF 326.9 KB). Never be […]

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New Catholic Generation

New Catholic Generation

[ 5 ] September 27, AD 2012 |

One of the main reasons why I love the youth, especially Catholic youth, is because I am one. My heart is always on fire to reach out to these youth and teens and share with them their struggles, joy and pains and much more the Gospel of Our Lord Jesus Christ. As I wrote some […]

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Homilies from an African Priest

Homilies from an African Priest

[ 1 ] August 30, AD 2012 |

The famous African bishop, doctor and Father of the Church, Saint Augustine of Hippo, once said, “If you believe what you like in the gospels, and reject what you don’t like, it is not the gospel you believe, but yourself. ” He also said, “I would not believe in the Gospel, had not the authority […]

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Remembering a Hero from Africa

Remembering a Hero from Africa

[ 4 ] August 2, AD 2012 |

Tribute to His Excellency Professor John Evans Atta Mills, former President of the Republic of Ghana in West Africa, a defender of what is true and right, a great Christian who fought the good fight of faith. A man of unquestionable humility and respect. A man of peace (Asomdwe hene) and a defender of morality […]

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Seminary Formation in Ghana and it Challenges

Seminary Formation in Ghana and it Challenges

[ 4 ] July 5, AD 2012 |

Written by Rev. Hillary Agbenosi (A Ghanaian Deacon about to be ordained a Priest later this year) The Lord has promised to always provide for his people shepherds after his own heart. In fulfillment of this promise he constantly calls young men to his vineyard, first of all, to be with Him in order that […]

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Mary and anti-Catholic bigotry

Mary and anti-Catholic bigotry

[ 7 ] May 10, AD 2012 |

I just came across a shocking but not surprising video by Pastor Gino Jennings of the First Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This video was made in the year 2003. It’s quite old and boring too Let’s begin by saying a Hail Mary to his soul before I continue. Hail Mary, […]

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Education is Priceless

Education is Priceless

[ 5 ] March 15, AD 2012 |

Children vaccinated against river blindness in a school in Ewoku. Ghana. Photo by Lynn Johnson for the National Geographic. There is an Arabic proverb about Education that goes like this, “Seek education from the cradle to the grave.” This is very true indeed. I have seen some arguments and sentiments about whether attaining education in […]

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Forgiveness leads to Love

Forgiveness leads to Love

[ 2 ] February 16, AD 2012 |

“You have heard that it was said, ‘YOU SHALL LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOR and hate your enemy.’ “But I say to you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, so that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven; for He causes His sun to rise on the evil and […]

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Why I can’t hate Religion for Jesus

Why I can’t hate Religion for Jesus

[ 8 ] January 19, AD 2012 |

Does this sound familiar? What if I told you, Jesus came to abolish religion? What if I told you getting you to vote republican, really wasn’t his mission? Because republican doesn’t automatically mean Christian, And just because you call some people blind, doesn’t automatically give you vision. If religion is so great, why has it […]

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Humility Still Matters

Humility Still Matters

[ 2 ] December 22, AD 2011 |

In our so-called enlightened society of the 21st century, many people keep making the unfortunate mistake of confusing humility for low self esteem, meekness for weakness. As we await to celebrate Christmas, let us not forget this most important virtue that made God Himself to become mortal for our own good. A Creator becoming a […]

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End of the World? Everyday is Judgment Day

End of the World? Everyday is Judgment Day

[ 3 ] November 11, AD 2011 |

I believe everyday is Judgment Day! Let’s start with some COMMON SENSE, Shall we? Voltaire puts it this way “Common sense is not so common.” I agree with Voltaire on this one. Let me add some spice here too. . . Fr. John Corapi (now the Black SheepDog) once said, “In the end, forever, you and I […]

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Why Is Mary Crying?

Why Is Mary Crying?

[ 0 ] November 4, AD 2011 |

Tract: Why Is Mary Crying? Author: Jack T. Chick Claim: Devotion to Mary doesn’t please her. It breaks her heart. Well, I guess Mary is crying because of people like Jack Chick who are ready to distort the truth with their own anti-Catholic propaganda. I have critiqued this tract that has made many people unfortunately […]

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Christianity, More Christianity, Less Christianity

Christianity, More Christianity, Less Christianity

[ 2 ] October 14, AD 2011 |

The question to start with is this, “Is Christianity a noun or a verb?” In other words, is Christianity an action word or a label? Think about it. To the Evangelical and Fundamentalist groups, Christianity is not a Religion! These guys understand one language — Sola Scriptura (Scripture Alone) one of the anthems of the […]

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The Wisdom of Steve Jobs

The Wisdom of Steve Jobs

[ 0 ] October 7, AD 2011 |

Saint Augustine of Hippo in his book “On Christian Doctrine”, says that Moses was willingly taught by Jethro, the Midianite (Exodus 18:24) and explains: “Moses, to whom God Himself had spoken, knew that a wise idea, in whatever mind it might originate, was to be Itself, the unchangeable God.” On this point I would firstly […]

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Are We Prepared for Tomorrow?

Are We Prepared for Tomorrow?

[ 0 ] September 30, AD 2011 |

This week I remember hearing news about a devastating typhoon which occurred in the Philippines. Let’s remember this country in our prayers. See image below: I also remember the Central Texas fires which was in the news. Something quite interesting happened along it but was not widely broadcasted the way when a priest falls into […]

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Be Not Overconfident

Be Not Overconfident

[ 5 ] September 23, AD 2011 |

An old advice from Saint Jerome (Priest, Confessor, Theologian, Historian, Church Father and Doctor of the Church) to his friend Heliodorus (Monk and later Bishop of Altinum). This is part of the letter that highly influenced Saint Fabiola to give up all earthly pleasures and to become devoted to the practice of Christian asceticism and […]

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Why I Treasure the Sign of the Cross

Why I Treasure the Sign of the Cross

[ 5 ] September 16, AD 2011 |

Reasons why I treasure the Sign of the Cross include: It reminds me of the priceless gift the Son of God gave to us all. “And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, so must the Son of man be lifted up, that whoever believes in him may have eternal life. For God […]

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Bitterness Begone! A Time For Love

Bitterness Begone! A Time For Love

[ 2 ] September 9, AD 2011 |

I’ll like to talk about love – agape. The world needs agape more than ever. I see a lack of agape everywhere both online and offline. There is an urgent need for agape in our actions and inactions. Agape is the air we should be breathing. This world and our very existence depend on apape […]

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Some Catholics believe in Mary instead of Jesus?

Some Catholics believe in Mary instead of Jesus?

[ 15 ] September 2, AD 2011 |

A Catholic friend of mine told me that “we are not suppose to trust in Mary but some Catholics believe strongly in Mary instead of Jesus Christ. And that is my problem with the Catholic Church.” My response was a quick one as expected. I highly doubts that if I show deep love and respect/honour […]

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The tale of the Monk and the Scorpion

The tale of the Monk and the Scorpion

[ 9 ] August 31, AD 2011 |

I’ll like to share a wonderful story I heard today by a friend of mine in Russia. It’s about a monk and a scorpion. Enjoy. Once in a monastery two monks walked about doing their morning duties. As they passed a small bowl, filled with rain, they saw a scorpion was drowning in the water. […]

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Don’t You Love Blessed John Paul II? I Do!

Don’t You Love Blessed John Paul II? I Do!

[ 2 ] August 25, AD 2011 |

I am happy to know a Pope who is youthful at heart, who so lived the Catholic Faith “as is.” I’m so excited to be discovering and re-discovering more and more gems from this saintly Pope of  the Catholic Church in modern time. A Pope who knew what to say and how to say it. […]

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