Tag: Church

Pope Opens Easter Week Celebrations in Mass Without Congregation

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2020

Pope Francis on Sunday began Easter week celebrations in St Peter’s Basilica under extraordinary circumstances, with no congregation allowed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Francis ... Read More

Pope’s video message on COVID-19: ‘It’s Hard Moment For All of Us’

Henry Solomon- April 3, 2020

Pope Francis on Friday issued a special video message calling on people around the world not to lose faith and to comfort each other through ... Read More

Rely on God’s Grace, Catholic Bishop of Lafia Tells Nigerians

Henry Solomon- December 15, 2019

Bishop Matthew Audu of Lafia Diocese Bishop Matthew Audu, the Catholic Bishop of Lafia Diocese has urged Nigerians to always rely on the grace of ... Read More

Governor Sanwo-Olu to Perform Groundbreaking of OPM Free School

Henry Solomon- December 12, 2019

Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos is expected to be the guest of honour as Omega Power Ministries (OPM) performs the groundbreaking of its free school ... Read More

Churches in Northern Ireland Reject Legalisation of Same-Sex Marriage, Abortion

Henry Solomon- October 23, 2019

None of the largest Churches in Northern Ireland have said they are prepared to carry out same-sex marriages. The Church of Ireland, Methodist Church of ... Read More

Man lands in trouble for stealing tithes, offerings in Church

Abdul Jimoh- October 21, 2019

The Police have arrested 18-year-old Elikor Ehud in Ejigbo for allegedly stealing tithes and offerings belonging to Chosen Vine Ministry, Furniture Avenue. DSP Bala Elkana, Police ... Read More

Buhari Congratulates Anglican Primate-elect Archbishop Ndukuba

Henry Solomon- September 25, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Most Revd. Henry Ndukuba on his emergence as the Primate-elect of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion). Archbishop Ndukuba was ... Read More

Shun Neo-paganism, Catholic Bishop Urges Christians

Henry Solomon- August 25, 2019

Bishop Paulinus Ezeokafor of the Catholic Diocese of Awka  has called on Christians to remain truly faithful to their faith  and shun neo-paganism which he ... Read More

Living Faith Church Donates Relief Materials to IDPs in Taraba

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2019

The Living Faith Church on Thursday donated relief materials worth over N5 million to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Jalingo. Presenting the materials to ... Read More

Osinbajo Calls on Preachers to Preach Righteousness Rather Than Dwell on Prosperity

Henry Solomon- August 11, 2018

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has berated gospel preachers for failing to lend support to the Federal Government’s anti-corruption war by failing to preach against the ... Read More

Police Statement on Alleged Planned Attacks on Mosques in Benue

Henry Solomon- April 27, 2018

The Police Command in Benue has dismissed rumours of planned attacks on five mosques in Makurdi and other parts of the state as “untrue”. In ... Read More

EYN Commences Reconstruction of Affected Churches in The North East

Henry Solomon- April 12, 2018

The Church of Brethren in Nigeria (CoB), known as Ekklesiyar Yan'uwa a Nigeria (EYN) has commenced the reconstruction/rehabilitation of its branches affected by insurgency in Adamawa, ... Read More

Pope Equates Care for Migrants to Opposing Abortion

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2018

Caring for migrants and the poor is as holy a pursuit as opposing abortion, Pope Francis declared in a major document issued by the Vatican ... Read More

Less-privileged, Widows Empowered as RCCG ‘First Born Family’ Turns 30

Henry Solomon- March 18, 2018

The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) on Sunday empowered 98 less-privileged persons and 30 widows as the ‘first born family’ of the church turned ... Read More

LG Boss Laments on Death of Bishop Bagobiri: Widows Have Lost a “Tireless Provider”

Henry Solomon- February 28, 2018

Alhaji Yusuf Mu’azu, the Administrator of Jema’a Local Government in Kaduna, has said that the death of Bishop Joseph Bagobiri of Kafanchan Catholic Diocese has ... Read More

World Renowned Evangelist, Billy Graham Dies at 99, Reactions From World Leaders and His Legacies

Henry Solomon- February 22, 2018

One of the World's most renowned Evangelist, Billy Graham died on Wednesday 21 February at the the age of 99. Reports say he died peacefully at ... Read More

Ash Wednesday: Priest urges Christians to be discreet in fasting, alms giving

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 14, 2018

Rev. Fr Stanley Aroh, Parish Priest of St. Rita Catholic Church, Mararaba, Nasarawa state, has called on Christians to be discreet when carrying out their ... Read More

Cleric Says Why Christians Should Hold On To The Spirit of Thanksgiving

Henry Solomon- October 15, 2017

Special Apostle Funsho Korode, the General Leader, Cherubim and Seraphim Ayo Ni O, has urged Christians to imbibe the spirit of thanksgiving. He made the ... Read More