bishop Dr. Hillary Odili. Okeke of Catholic diocese of Nnewi, Anambra state, Nigeria

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International News

Marriage ? Between Man And Woman,Is Under Attack, Pope Francis Says:Pope Francis told couples to defend God's design for the family as the union of
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Obiano Receives Sun Newspaper Governor Of The Year Award
God Did Not Create Us To Remain Crushed By Sin, Says Pope Francis
Leading his annual penitential service, on Friday, Pope Francis told attendees to stand tall and be open to forgiveness, and not to let themselves remain under the heavy burden of sin. “Let us cast off...all that prevents us from racing towards him, unafraid of leaving behind those things which make us feel safe and to which we are attached,” the Pope said March 4. ...
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Biafra: Court Insists on Trial of Kanu, Others
The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has declined to quash the six-count treason charge the federal government entered against the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu.
In a ruling Monday, trial Justice John Tsoho equally permitted the prosecution to shield the identity of eight witnesses that are scheduled to testify against Kanu and two other pro-Biafra supporters, Benjamin Madubugwu and David Nwawuisi. ....
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Bishop Okeke Installs Msgr Prof Udoidem As New CIWA Rector
Most Rev. Hilary Okeke, the Catholic Bishop of Nnewi Diocese and the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council of the Catholic Institute of West Africa (CIWA), Port-Harcourt, has installed Very Rev. Msgr. Prof. Sylvanus Iniobong Udoidem as the new Rector of CIWA, on Monday, March 7, 2016......
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Today's Readings
DIOCESAN Upcoming Events, year 2016

Recollection for all Priests at Christ the King Parish, Ozubulu

Wednesday, MARCH 2.

School of Missionary Animators (SOMA) for Diocesan Animators

Thursday, MARCH 3.

Golden Jubilee of Maria Regina Girls Comprehensive Secondary School, Nnewi

Wednesday, MARCH 4

Lenten Assembly and Cathedraticum for Nnewi Region at St. John Cross, Nnewi
Pastoral Visit to St. Mary's Parish, Umuzu

Sunday, MARCH 6.

Meeting of Episcopal Council and College of Consultors

Wednesday, MARCH 9.

Meeting of Diocesan Finance Council

Friday, MARCH 11.

Lenten Assembly and Cathedraticum for Ihiala Region at St. Martin of Tours, Ihiala

Saturday, MARCH 12.

Pastoral Visit to St. Theresa's Parish, Orsumoghu
Special Caritas Day – National Collection for the Poor and Needy

Sunday, MARCH 13.

2nd Patron of Nigeria

Thursday, MARCH 17.

Lenten Assembly and Cathedraticum for Amichi Region at Queen of Heaven, Amichi

Saturday, MARCH 19.

Palm Sunday and beginning of Holy week

Sunday, MARCH 20.

Lenten General Assembly and Cathedraticum for Ozubulu Region at St. Michael's Parish, Amakwa – Ozubulu.

Monday, MARCH 21.

Holy Thursday Chrism Mass, Renewal of Priestly Commitment, and Cathedraticum for Diocesan Groups.
Collection in all Masses for Chukwunenye Charity Trust Fund

Thursday, MARCH 24.

Good Friday – Collection for Holy Land

Friday, MARCH 25.

Easter Sunday.

Sunday, MARCH 27.

Marriage at Otukpo.

Monday, MARCH 28.

Vocation Rally of Utuh Vocation Association.

Wednesday, MARCH 30.

Golden of St. Mary's Mother of the Church Parish, Ukpor.

Thursday, MARCH 31.