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‘CHRIST, CROSS AND CROWN’- Most Rev. Dr. Hilary Paul Odili Okeke’s Sunday Homily for his Pastoral Visit at St. Lawrence Parish Osumenyi, as he confers on eighty seven candidates the sacrament of confirmation

Sep 17, 2018
The Bishop emphasizes these three basic Christian values in his homily as he made reference to the gospel reading of today. The gospel he said captures the dramatic scene where Jesus poses the ques ...
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Catholic Priest Killed By Gunmen in Imo – Catholics in Nigeria Mourn.

Sep 13, 2018
BARELY three weeks after a Catholic priest, Rev Fr Michael of the Archdiocese of Abuja was murdered by yet-to-be identified gunmen in a supermarket, another Catholic priest, Rev Fr Jude Egbuom of t ...
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2019: Catholic Archbishop Speaks On Conduct of Politicians.

Sep 13, 2018
Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev Adewale Martins has urged Nigeria’s political leaders to stop heating up the country ahead of 2019 elections. Martins gave the warning in an interview wi ...
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3 Arrested Over Abduction of Delta Catholic Priest of St Emmanuel Catholic Church, Aghalokpe, Okpe Local Government Area of Delta State, Rev Father Christopher Ogaga,

Sep 13, 2018
THREE persons have been arrested in connection with the kidnap of the parish priest of St Emmanuel Catholic Church, Aghalokpe, Okpe Local Government Area of Delta State, Rev Father Christopher Ogag ...
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Archbishop Obinna Visits St. Patrick Mgbirichi …Confirms About 200

Sep 13, 2018
As politics and political strategy in the country continues to shape towards a sole agenda for next year’s general election, Ni ...
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Visit of members of the Catholic Bishop’s Conference of Nigeria and Superiors of Institutes of Consecrated life and Societies of Apostolic Life to Sultan Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III in his Palace in Sokoto..

Sep 08, 2018
Visit of members of the Catholic Bishop’s Conference of Nigeria and Superiors of  Institutes of Consecrated life and Societies of Apostolic Life to Sultan Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar ...
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17 ordained Catholic Priests in Orlu You are called to serve not to be served– Bishop Ukwuoma

Sep 03, 2018
The event which began with a Holy Mass was held at the Holy Trinity Cathedral Orlu. The Catholic Bishop of Orlu, Most Rev Augustine Ukwuoma, while delivering a homily, reminded the newly ordained p ...
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Double Landmark: Bishop Onah Ordains 15 Priests As He Marks His Birthday.

Sep 03, 2018
The number of priests in the Catholic Diocese of Nsukka increased by 15 on August 18, 2018 as the Catholic Bishop of Nsukka, Most Rev. Godfrey Igwebuike Onah elevated 15 vibrant deacons to priests ...
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Archbishop Obinna Visits Maria Assumpta Parish – Says many baptized Christians are not yet converted

Sep 03, 2018
The Catholic community of Maria Assumpta Cathedral Parish Owerri on Sunday, August 19, rolled out the red carpet for the visiting Catholic Archbishop of Owerri, Most Rev Anthony Obinna. Not even th ...
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We Can’t Be Consoled Over Fr Akawu’s Murder — Dobi Catholics

Sep 03, 2018
THE Catholic community in Dobi, a remote village under Gwagwalada Area Council of the FCT, was in for a rude shock last Saturday when the news of Fr Michael Shekwonugaza Akawu’s sudden death ...
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Catholic Diocese of Nnewi
Nnobi Road, Nnewi
P.M.B 5099, Nnewi
Anambra State, Nigeria                     

Email: info@nnewidiocese.org 
Phone: +234(0) 80 345 6789

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