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You cannot worship God and mammon, says cleric

Children of God have been reminded that there is only but one God and that they cannot serve God and Satan. A clergyman, Rev. Prof. Boniface Nwigwe of University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, gave the injunction in his sermon marking thanksgiving mass at St. Mary’s Catholic Church Elekenowasi Obohia in Ahiazu Mbaise LGA. Preaching […]

Owerri hosts beauty pageant July … No Bikini show, no indecent dressing, says organisers

Entertainment Owerri is agog as dignitaries across Nigeria and Africa will converge in Owerri, the State Capital of Imo State during the grand Finale of Face of Arise Africa Beauty Pageant slated to hold in the month of July 2019 at the prestigious Rockview Hotel, Owerri as forms go on sale from February – March. […]

Trump pledges continued protection of religious freedom

Donald Trump has promised faith leaders that he was committed to protecting religious freedom and the dignity of the unborn. In a warmly received address at the National Prayer Breakfast, the US President told his audience, comprised of Muslims, Jews and Christians: ‘I will never let you down – never.’ Receiving a standing ovation at […]

Pope Francis offered $1m to give veganism a try

The Pope is being offered $1m to go vegan this Lent as part of a new global campaign launched on the back of Veganuary. The generous offer is being made by a sister campaign of Veganuary, the campaign that invites people to go vegan for the month of January. After a quarter of a million […]

Sacked cardinal moves against Pope

A cardinal who was sacked from a senior Vatican post by Pope Francis has written his own ‘Manifesto of Faith’ in the latest attack on the pontiff’s authority by a leading member of the Church’s conservative wing. Cardinal Gerhard Mueller, 71, a German who was the Vatican’s doctrinal chief until 2017, issued the four-page manifesto […]

CANA churches safe ground in Canada – Ven Adebogun

The Convocation of Anglicans in North America (CANA) offers light in dark places. The Ven. Olukayode Adebogun, the Bishop elect from North America said Canada is one of the places in the world where same sex marriage has been legalized as well as the use of marijuana. The Bishop elect gave an on-the-spot account of […]

88.6 million Nigerians are wallowing in poverty – Bishop

The Bishop of Warri Diocese Anglican Communion, Rt. Rev. Christian Esezi Ide, says 88.6 million Nigerians are living in extreme poverty across the country, noting that the poverty-stricken population of Nigeria needs provision from the LORD. Bishop Ide expressed dismay at the way things are happening in Nigeria, pointing out that the country is gradually […]

Go for the right change … Your vote is your power

By Rev. Fr. George Nwachukwu It is on record that America owes its greatness to that patriot called Delano Roosevelt. When America was beleaguered with woes, evils and corruption typical of what Nigeria seems to be experiencing today, Roosevelt came on the scene and brought to bear on the travails of his country all his […]

Mexican Church suspends 152 priests for alleged sexual abuse – Bishop

At least 152 Catholic priests in Mexico have been suspended in the past nine years for sexual abuse against minors, Mexico’s Archbishop for Monterrey said, prompting a lawyer for alleged victims of abuse to question on Monday the Church’s sincerity. ‘Some delinquent priests are in prison, others have been suspended from their ministries. In the […]

Christian mother, pastor fear for their lives after attacks by Muslims

By Our Correspondent Muslims in eastern Uganda sent a Christian mother to the hospital with injuries from a beating in one village and tore down a church building in another, sources said. Both the woman and the pastor of the destroyed church building fear their lives could be in danger. Deborah Gimbo of Budaka town […]