CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF NNEWI
Our Lady of Assumption Cathedral
P.M.B 5099, Nnewi
Anambra State, Nigeria
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BISHOP EZEOKAFOR CONDEMNS EXTRAVAGANT SPENDING ON BURIAL CEREMONIES

UMUCHUKWU: The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, His Grace, Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor has condemned the high cost of burying the dead in Igbo land.
Bishop Ezeokafor who delivered a homily during the burial of the prime minister of Umuchukwu community in Orumba south local government area, late Sylvanus Obioma Maduka described as an economic waste the huge amount of money the Igbo people spend during the burial ceremony of their dead ones.
He called on Ndigbo to retrace from such extravagant expendit

ST. PAUL'S SCHOOL OF THEOLOGICAL STUDIES, NNEWI HOLDS
6TH MATRICULATION AND 5TH GRADUATION CEREMONY
NNEWI: On Saturday, August 1, 2015, the lecturers, staff and students of St. Paul's School of Theological Studies, Nnewi, marked her 6th Matriculation and 5th Graduation ceremony of over 122 students of the school.
The occasion witnessed the matriculation of 66 (sixty –six) 2014/2015 students, award of certificate in theology to 35 (thirty-five) graduands of 2013/2014 and Diploma in Theology to 21 (twenty-one) 2011/2012 graduands of the school.
The ceremony which also witnessed 20 million fundraising for the completion of the school permanent site began with a Pontifical Holy Mass at 10am, presided over by the Catholic Bishop of Nnewi Diocese, His Lordship, Most Rev. Hilary Paul
PUBLIC SCHEDULE OF BISHOP HILARY ODILI OKEKE

Sat 8- Meeting with NCDC, Benin City
Sun 9- End of Family Week
Sun 9- Beginning of CWO week (9-16 August 2015)
Sun 9- Pastoral Visit to St. Mary's Parish, Okija
Sun 9- Special Diocesan Fund-raising doe Diocesan Projects
Fri 14- Diocesan CWO August Meeting Assembly
Sat 15- Assumption of our Lady Diocesan Patronal Celebration at Our Lady of Assumption Cathedral Nnewi
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THE CHRISTIAN OUTLOOK
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DIOCESAN HISTORY
What has emerged and is celebrated today as Nnewi Diocese is no doubt a product of Onitsha Archdiocese. Before now, Onitsha Archdiocese has given birth to several dioceses ..Read More
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