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Fr Augustine Garba Urges Christians to Listen More to Christ Teachings_Ada Nkong

The Parish priest St John of the Cross Mararaba has called on Christians to listen and reflect more to the teachings of Christ. Speaking at a family mass to mark the Easter Sunday, Fr Garba said the nature of this years celebration in the midst of Covid-19 is a pointer to the fact that God… Continue reading Fr Augustine Garba Urges Christians to Listen More to Christ Teachings_Ada Nkong

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Chief Modey Urges Christians to Observe Covid-19 Guidelines as They Celebrate Easter_Ada Nkong

Christians have been urged to celebrate the resurrection of Christ in their homes in obedience to the government's stay at home directive.Chief Captain Hart Modey made the call in an Easter message to Christians."Dear friends,family members,all Christians and Muslims across the world as we celebrate the death and resurrection of our lord Jesus Christ, i… Continue reading Chief Modey Urges Christians to Observe Covid-19 Guidelines as They Celebrate Easter_Ada Nkong

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Chief Modey Urges Christians to Observe Guidelines For Covid-19 as They Celebrate Easter_Ada Nkong

Christians have been urged to celebrate the resurrection of Christ in their homes in obedience to the government's stay at home directive.Chief Captain Hart Modey made the call in an Easter message to Christians."Dear friends,family members,all Christians and Muslims across the world as we celebrate the death and resurrection of our lord Jesus Christ, i… Continue reading Chief Modey Urges Christians to Observe Guidelines For Covid-19 as They Celebrate Easter_Ada Nkong

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Pope Francis Easter Vigil 2020 Homily _Ada Nkong

Pope Francis carries a candle in procession as he arrives to celebrate the Easter Vigil in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican April 20, 2019. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) See POPE-EASTER-VIGIL April 20, 2019. After the Sabbath” (Mt 28:1), the women went to the tomb. This is how the Gospel of this holy Vigil began: with… Continue reading Pope Francis Easter Vigil 2020 Homily _Ada Nkong

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Catholic Church in Rivers State Turns Down Ease of Lockdown, No Easter Masses_Ada Nkong

Despite the relaxation of the lockdown by the Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike to allow Christians celebrate the Easter, the Catholic Bishop of Portharcourt Diocese, His Lordship, Bishop Camilius Etukudoh says there will be no masses at Easter because of the Coronavirus Pandemic. In a letter to Priests, religious and Laity in the diocese,… Continue reading Catholic Church in Rivers State Turns Down Ease of Lockdown, No Easter Masses_Ada Nkong

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Full Text of Pope Francis Sermon on Holy Thursday _Ada Nkong

Pope Francis prays as he celebrates the Mass of the Lord's Supper April 9, 2020, in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican. (CNS photo/Vatican Media via Reuters) See POPE-HOLY-THURSDAY April 9, 2020. The Eucharist. Service. Anointing. The reality we live today in this liturgy is the Lord who wants to remain with us in the… Continue reading Full Text of Pope Francis Sermon on Holy Thursday _Ada Nkong

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Pope Francis Presides Over Celebration of Passion of Christ, Venerates the Cross _Ada Nkong

Pope Francis carries a crucifix during the Celebration of the Lord's Passion on Good Friday at St Peter's Basilica, on April 19, 2019 in the Vatican. - Christians around the world are marking the Holy Week, commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, leading up to his resurrection on Easter. (Photo by Tiziana FABI / AFP)… Continue reading Pope Francis Presides Over Celebration of Passion of Christ, Venerates the Cross _Ada Nkong

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Full Text President Buhari’s Easter Message_Ada Nkong

I rejoice with our Christian brothers and sisters as well as all Nigerians on the occasion of the celebration of this year’s Easter. This year’s commemoration of Easter comes amid the grip with which COVID-19 has held the entire world. Unprecedented in living memory, majority of Christians have found themselves marking Easter in a subdued… Continue reading Full Text President Buhari’s Easter Message_Ada Nkong

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Are We Asking The Wrong Question?-Cardinal Tagle_Ada Nkong

This is a very peculiar Palm Sunday for me as a Catholic. Born and raised a Catholic, at no other time of the year do I observe the beauty of my Catholic faith as at Easter. Holy week starts with Palm Sunday and Climaxes on Easter Sunday with the Mass for me. Low in spirit… Continue reading Are We Asking The Wrong Question?-Cardinal Tagle_Ada Nkong