CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF NNEWI
Our Lady of Assumption Cathedral
P.M.B 5099, Nnewi
Anambra State, Nigeria
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Catholics Must Be Active In Politics: Catholics must get involved in politics even if it may be "dirty," frustrating and fraught with failure, Pope Francis said.
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CARDINAL ARINZE ORDAINS AUXILIARY BISHOP FOR ONITSHA ARCHDIOCESE

A new bishop has been consecrated for the Catholic Archdiocese of Onitsha, Anambra State, to assist the Archbishop and Metropolitan of the Onitsha Ecclesiastical Province, Archbishop Valerian Okeke. The name of the new Auxiliary bishop is Most Rev. Denis Isizoh.
He was consecrated by His Eminence, Francis Cardinal Arinze at the centenary field of the Most Holy Trinity Cathedral, Onitsha, on Friday, May 1, 2015, in the presence of many Archbishops and Bishop across Nigeria and beyond.
In his homily during the Mass for the consecration of the new Bis

CMO OUR LADY OF ASSUMPTION CATHEDRAL MARKS FATHERING SUNDAY
On Sunday, May 3, 2015, members of the Catholic Men Organisation, Our Lady of Assumption Cathedral, Nnewi, joined the counterparts all over Nigeria to mark the 2015 Fathering Sunday. The event started with a Holy Mass presided over by Rev. Fr. Jude Chukwuma.
In a homily during the Eucharistic celebration, Fr. Chukwuma, speaking on the theme "Abide in Christ and be Fruitful", charged Catholic Fathers to make the teachings of Christ and the Catholic Church their bedrock, so that, with the insight in the word of God, they would be able to cope with the challenges of family life; and be able to train their families in faith. He warned that, any family that did not find solace in Christ and the gospel,
PUBLIC SCHEDULE OF BISHOP HILARY ODILI OKEKE

Sun 10- Pastoral Visit to St. Patrick's Parish, Mbosi
Sun 10- Investiture Ceremony of St. Gabriel's Sp Year Seminary, Ozubulu
Mon 11- Ongoing Formation for all Priests
Tue 12- Ogoing Formation For All Priest
Wed 13- Plenary Meeting of the presbyterium
Wed 13- Fund-raising for priests' Annual Retreat
Sun 17- Pastoral Visit to st. Mary's Parish , Nnewi
Sun 17- Second Collection foor Communications
2014/2015 Programme || 2015 Programme [PDF]


THE CHRISTIAN OUTLOOK
A publication of the Catholic Diocese of Nnewi produced forthnightly.
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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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