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1. INVALUABLE ROLES OF CHAPLAINS IN LAITY GROUPS OUTLINED
Chaplains and Sister Advisors have invaluable roles in shaping the spiritual and pastoral lives of the members of the lay faithful groups they administer, Rev. Fr. Isaac Dugu, the Director of Pastoral Agents, Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria (CSN); has ... 
2. NATIONAL CHAPLAINS URGED TO REMAIN STEADFAST IN THEIR APOSTOLATE
National Chaplains and Sister Advisors of the various laity groups in the Church have been enjoined to remain steadfast in their apostolate of leading the various groups of the laity in the Church spiritually and pastorally in conformity with the teach... 
3. CATHOLIC LAWYERS CALL FOR ALL STAKEHOLDERS INTERFACE DISCUSSION ON GOOD GOVERNANCE
The Association of Catholic Lawyers have advocated an all stakeholders interface meeting to holistically address the challenges militating against the enthronement of good governance in the country. The call was part of the resolutions adopted at the e... 
4. CSN DELEGATES AT CAN URGED TO ADHERE TO THE FOCUS OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS
Officers and delegates representing the Catholic Church in the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) have been urged to remain focused and align with the position of the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN), on the purpose and ultimate goal o... 
5. CAN LEADERS URGED TO FOCUS ON THE UNITY OF THE BODY OF CHRIST
Leaders of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), have been advised to focus on the unity of the Body of Christ, concentrate on things that will bring  all Christian denominations in the country together; and avoid been tied to the apron... 
6. CAN LEADERS URGED TO FOCUS ON THE UNITY OF THE BODY OF CHRIST
Leaders of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), have been advised to focus on the unity of the Body of Christ, concentrate on things that will bring  all Christian denominations in the country together; and avoid been tied to the apron... 
7. ARCHBISHOP IDENTIFIES MISMANAGEMENT OF RESOURCES AS CAUSE OF INSECURITY
Archbishop Matthew Ndagoso of Kaduna Archdiocese has identified mismanagement of resources and absence of the presence of Government in some parts of the country as some of the reasons for the current spate of insecurity in the country. The Archb... 
8. CALL FOR RECOLLECTION OF OUR LIFE OF SPIRITUALITY IN PREPARATION FOR HEAVEN
A call has been made for a recollection of our spiritual life on earth, in preparation for return to the life after, when God calls. This appeal was made by Monsignor Cletus Tanimu Gotan in homily at the funeral Vigil Mass for the late emeritus Bishop ... 
9. LUST FOR MUNDANE THINGS OF LIFE DETRIMENT TO JOY OF HEAVENLY ABODE
The lust for mundane things of life portend danger for everlasting life in the kingdom of heaven, Monsignor Cletus Gotan of the Archdiocese of Jos has warned. Msgr. Gotan gave the warning in his homily at the wake-keep Mass for the late emeritus Cathol... 
10. LATE BISHOP AJE DESCRIBED AS AN EMBODIMENT OF LIFE OF SIMPLICITY
The late emeritus Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Most Rev. Kevin Aje has been described as an exemplary apostle of Christ who lived a life of simplicity and firmly believed in the Resurrection of Christ as victory over death; a faith he preached all his lif... 
11. CALL FOR LIBERATION OF RELIGION FROM THE HANDS OF MANIPULATORS
The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has called for the collaboration of all religious leaders to liberate religion from the claws of manipulators who use it for godless and selfish purposes. He described true Religion as a great ... 
12. RECTORS OF SEMINARIES URGED TO REMAIN STEADFAST IN THEIR MENTORING APOSTOLATE
Rectors of Major and Minor Seminaries in the country have been admonished to remain steadfast in the mission of mentoring future priests for the Church in Nigeria, in spite of the challenges of modernity and other factors facing the Church in this pers... 
13. EMBRACE THE PEACE OF CHRIST FOR EVERLASTING INHERITANCE
The peace bequeathed to humanity by Christ has been described as an everlasting inheritance that guarantees everlasting joy and love in heaven at the end of our sojourn on earth. This observation was made by the Director of Social Communications, Catho... 
14. POSITIVE USE OF THE SOCIAL MEDIA TO PROMOTE TRUTH IS OUR COLLECTIVE RESPONSIBILITY – Rev. Fr. Gerard Musa
The use of the social media and modern media technologies can only be beneficial to humanity if properly and effectively used to promote love ant the truth; as well as facilitate a communal human community. However, at the rate they are been used, thes... 
15. HUMAN COMMUNITY NETWORK, BEST FORM OF COMMUNICATION
The bond of connectivity is better built and strengthened through human community network and positively impactful than the social networks which are agents of virtual community and tend to promote isolation and spread of falsehood as a result of lack ... 
16. USING COMMUNICATION TOOLS TO PROMOTE DIVISION AND HATRED NOT IN THE INTEREST OF THE COMMON GOOD – Bishop Denis Isizoh
Promoting issues that tend to promote division and hatred is not in the interest of the common good of mankind, the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN), Episcopal Chairman for Social Communications, Most Rev. Denis Isizoh has declared.... 
17. POSITIVE USE OF MODERN MEDIA TECHNOLOGIES ESSENTIAL FOR HUMAN COMMUNAL NETWORK
Modern day information and media technologies should be used to enhance the building of a well bonded communal humanity where personal encounter as the basis of communication promotes, love, truth and justice. This assertion was made by the Auxili... 
18. ARCHBISHOP MARTINS UNVEILS FOUNDATION FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins has reiterated his commitment to impacting positively on the lives of the youths in the country through the establishment of a foundation that will effectively and practically address t... 
19. SUSTAIN THE UNIFYING UNIQUENESS OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH IN LAGOS; ARCHBISHOP MARTINS TOLD
 The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins, has been called upon to redouble his efforts at sustaining the uniqueness of the Catholic Church in Lagos as a rallying point for unity and harmony among the various communities ... 
20. USE SECOND TERM TENURE TO CORRECT THE ANOMALIES OF THE PAST
The President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN), Archbishop Augustine Obiora Akubeze has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to use his second term in office to correct the anomalies of the past four years which have negative... 
21. CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF PORT-HARCOURT HAS MADE AN ECCLESIASTICAL HISTORY--ARCHBISHOP AKUBEZE
The President of the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN), Most Rev. Augustine Obiora Akubeze has stated that the Catholic Diocese of Port-Harcourt has made ecclesiastical history with the ordination of the First Auxiliary Bishop for... 
22. CALL FOR THE BUILDING OF LOVE THROUGH AFRICAN SPIRITUAL AND MATERIAL RESOURCES
An appeal has been made to all Christians and people of goodwill to collaborate to build a civilization of love, using African spiritual and material resources in addition to the adoption of intellectual, cultural and religious heritage by African Theo... 
23. ROLE OF THE DOMESTIC FAMILY IN THE CHURCH AS A FAMILY STRESSED
The significant role of the natural family as the bastion of the Church Family of God cannot be controverted and its natural harmony must be motivated for the benefit of the larger family of God - the Church. This position was contained in the communiq... 
24. PROTECTING THE FAITH OF THE FAITHFUL REQUIRES COURAGE – Bishop Badejo
Protecting the faith and spirituality of the children of God requires courage and firmness, the Catholic Bishop of Oyo Diocese, Most Rev. Emmanuel Adetoyese Badejo has declared. He made the assertion in his homily at the recent Episcopal ordination and... 
25. BISHOPS REMINDED OF THEIR OBLIGATIONS TO GOD AND THE FAITHFUL
The President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) and Archbishop of Benin City Archdiocese, Most Rev. Augustine Obiora Akubeze has reminded the Episcopal hierarchy to remain committed to their obligations to God and the faithful... 
26. BISHOPS CONFERENCES SECRETARIES GENERAL STRATEGIZE FOR MORE VIBRANT SECRETARIATS
The recent three-day workshop and training organized for Secretaries General of the Bishops Conferences of the West Africa sub-region, held in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso; was aimed at enhancing the activities of the administrative offices of the Bi... 
27. BISHOPS ADVOCATE PROTECTION AND JOB SECURITY FOR YOUTHS
Governments of the West African sub-region have been called upon to create a conducive atmosphere that will protect the youths of the sub-region “against ideologies that draw them to terrorists and criminal networks”. This admonition was p... 
28. CARDINAL ONAIYEKAN CALLS FOR SOBER REFLECTION ON THE PART OF ALL NIGERIANS
John Cardinal Onaiyekan, the Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, has called for sober reflections on the present challenges facing the nation with particular attention to last the General Elections and the state of insecurity, kidnapping and mindless killing... 
29. LET US USE OUR GOD GIVEN GIFTS OF RELIGION AND ETHNICITY TO MAKE NIGERIA GREAT
The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan has called on all Nigerians to collaborate to reverse “our God-given gifts of  religion and ethnicity from curses to blessings” in order to make Nigeria better for the common go... 
30. Most Rev. Ignatius Kaigama Elected President of RECOWA CERAO
As part of the on going plenary of all the Bishops of West Africa (3rd PLENARY OF RECOWA CERAO HOLDING IN OUAGADOUGOU BURKINA FASO 13TH TO 20TH MAY 2019), an election was held yesterday to pick three Bishops who will pilot the affairs of the conference... 

 



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