CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF NNEWI
Our Lady of Assumption Cathedral
P.M.B 5099, Nnewi
Anambra State, Nigeria
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Don't Reduce the Faith to Easy Answers, Pope Warns Bishops:
A deep understanding of our identity as Christians is needed to combat the modern tendency to reduce the faith to superficiality, Pope Francis told .. .Read More
CARDINAL ARINZE CELEBRATES FEAST OF ASSUMPTION AT OUR LADY OF ASSUMPTION CATHEDRAL
Today is a very special day in the catholic church all over the world as they celebrate the feast of Assumption, the fourth mystery in the glorious mystery of the Holy Rosary of our lady who was assumed into Heaven body and soul."
These are the words of His Eminence Francis Cardinal Arinze when he celebrated the feast of Assumption with our lady of Assumption Cathedral Parish Nnewi on August 15, 2014.
The event began with a pontifical Holy Mass with Cardinal Arinze presiding and Most Rev Hilary Odili Okeke, Monsignor Hypolite Adibe and Gabriel Onuorah concelebrating.
In his homily, Cardinal Arinze made emphasis on the importance of sacrament of baptism as the first stage of life in following
BISHOP OKEKE INAUGURATES COMMISSION, FOR 2ND NNEWI DIOCESAN SYNOD
On Monday, August 11, 2014 the Catholic Bishop of Nnewi Diocese, His Lordship, Bishop Hilary Paul Odili Okeke, inaugurated a commission for the second diocesan synod slated for 2015.
The commission headed by Very Rev. Fr. Anichebe Ezeobata, has 15 subcommittees: The Theological committee, History, Liturgy, Scripture, Cultural, Justice, Peace and Reconciliation. Others are: Evangelization and Catechetics, Education and Training, Society and Politics, Media/Communication, Health/ Medical, Land and Building, as well as Marria
PUBLIC SCHEDULE OF BISHOP HILARY ODILI OKEKE

Sun 24 - Parish Project Collection
Mon 25 Sat 30 - Seminar/Retreat for Catechists
Sat 30 - End of the Orientation/Seminar/
Retreat for Catechists
Wed 3 - Recollection for all Priests at Sacred Heart Parish, Ozubulu
Sat 6 - Pilgrimage of Osumenyi Deanery to the Pilgrimage Centre of Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary, Okija
- Pastoral Visit to Our Lady Queen of Heaven Parish, Amichi


2013/2014 Programme || 2014 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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