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May 27, 2018

Blessed Tansi Parish Ugwu Orji celebrates Father’s Day

Rev. Fr. Prof. Izum Onyeocha blessing Christian fathers during the offertory procession

– Honours 24 for outstanding role Christ’s faithful at the Blessed Tansi Catholic Parish Ugwu Orji Owerri, last Sunday May 6, joined other Catholics throughout Nigeria to celebrate this year’s Father’s Day. The Catholic Men Organization (CMO) of the church facilitated the celebration during which a total of 24 parishioners were honoured with various titles for outstanding efforts towards the growth of the parish. Five received the Award of Golden Father in Christ, four got the CMO Couple of the year, and 11 Worthy Father in Christ. One person was honoured as the Golden Mother in Christ while another got…

Blessed Tansi Parish CWO ends August Women Meeting

Members of the Catholic Women Organization (CWO) Home and Abroad Union of Blessed Tansi Parish Ugwu Orji, Owerri, have rounded off their 2017 August Meeting with a Holy Mass held on Sunday 20th August, 2017. In her address at the occasion, President of the CWO (Home and Abroad), Mrs. Joy Ihejieto, stated that August Meeting is a period the women take stock of their past activities as well to plan ahead. She revealed that they are “conscious of the great work that lies ahead”, which is to complete and dedicate the church building. “The project we have selected for this…

Blessed Tansi Parish Home and Abroad CWO ends August Meeting

Honours five parishioners   The Home and Abroad Union of the Catholic Women Organization (CWO) Blessed Tansi Parish Ugwu Orji, Owerri North LGA, has reaffirmed its determination to render whatever assistance needed for the completion of their church building. This assurance was contained in the Address of Welcome delivered by the Chairperson of the organization, Mrs. Joy Ihejieto at their 2016 August Meeting held at the Parish Centre, Sunday August 14, 2016. She recalled that it was the money realized by the women at their 2008 home and abroad meeting that facilitated the laying of the Foundation of the church…

Blessed Tansi Parish marks Father’s Day

Christian Fathers have been counseled to be proud in taking up their fatherly responsibilities for their children. The Parish Priest, Blessed Tansi Catholic Church, Ugwu Orji, Rev. Fr. Dr. Benedict Oparaugo said this while preaching a homily during the 2016 Father’s Day Celebration held in the Parish. Fr. Oparaugo admonished fathers to accept God-given children in good faith and appreciate the gift of procreation given them. The Priest however charged them to drop those cultures and traditions that deter them from living a full Christian life. While condemning the belief in Osu, Diala and Ume caste system, especially among Christian…

St. Monica CWO Works Layout celebrates Patron Saint, presents trophy won for St Peter Station

 Rev. Fr. Dr. Benedict Oparaugo praying for the members of St. Monica C.W.O. All roads Sunday, September 20, 2015, led to the 3-year-old vibrant St. Peter’s Station (Works Layout) of the Blessed Tansi Catholic Parish Ugwu-Orji Owerri where the St. Monica Group of Catholic Women Organization (CWO) celebrated the Feast of their Patron Saint in a grand style. The highlight of the occasion was the presentation to the station and unveiling of the highly coveted trophy, which the women won as first prize for the second year running during this year’s Parish CWO contests. There was a drama (a satire)…

Blessed Tansi Parish CWO lists achievements – Honours six supporters

Rev. Fr. Dr. Benedict Oparaugo  about to present the Worthy Mother Plaque to Mrs. Priscilla  Enyiegbulam while Rev. Sr. Rita Njoku and others watch in admiration. The Home and Abroad Union of the Catholic Women Organization (CWO) of the Blessed Tansi Parish Ugwu-Orji, Owerri, has expressed gratitude to God for their contributions to the upliftment of the parish since its inception six years ago. Mrs. Joy Ihejieto, Chairperson of the Union did so in an address of welcome she delivered during the closing Mass (August 24, 2014) of their meeting for this year.  She said that God has continued to…