This year’s Diocesan Synod of the Anglican Diocese of Ideato will hold between Thursday, April 26 and Sunday, April, 29 atSt. Paul’s Church, Urualla.
According to the Clerical Synod Secretary, Ven. C.S.O. Ukachukwu, the four-day event has the theme; “The Christian Life: Using Jehovah’s Name in Vain”.
The Bishop, Rt. Rev Dr Caleb Maduoma, JP shall present his charge on Friday, April 27 while the synod preacher will be Rt Rev. Godson Ukanwa, Ph.D, the Bishop of Okigwe North Diocese.
One of the highlights of this year’s Synod is the attendance of two Governors – Rochas Okorocha ofImoStateand Rotimi Amechi ofRiversState, each of who shall present a paper. On Saturday April 28, Governor Okorocha shall present a keynote address on Rescue Agenda and later the same day Governor Amechi shall speak on “Fuel Subsidy.”
On Monday, 30th April, the Clergy and Wives post-synod conference will take place.
Meanwhile our Reporter confirms that the venue of the Synod venue is wearing a new look with the Church buildings and other structures at the venue painted and decorated for the event.
The host Archdeacon Ven. D. Nwokeji spoke confidently of hosting the best Synod in the Diocese.