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June 23, 2018

Nigeria loses Catholic Bishop

Bishop Joseph Danlami Bagobiri

  The Catholic Diocese of Kafanchan Kaduna Ecclesiastical Province has announced the passing to glory of her Shepherd, Most Rev. Dr. Joseph Danlami Bagobiri in the early hours of Tuesday, 27th February, 2018. He was aged 61. Late Bishop Bagobiri was born on Nov. 8, 1957, in Jema’a Local Government Area of Kaduna State, ordained priest in June 1983 and Bishop on October 21, 1995. Meanwhile, an Administrator has been appointed for Kafanchan Diocese. He is Very Rev. Fr. Joseph Abba Biliyok. The Metropolitan Archbishop of Kaduna, Most Rev. Matthew Ndagoso announced the choice of Fr. Biliyok during a session…

Church In Nigeria – Quo Vadis: (6)

A Presentation At The Nec Meeting Of The Catholic Laity Council Of Nigeria (CLCN), Held In Kafanchan; 6-7th. March 2015, at the Cathedral of St. Peter Claver Kafanchan  ____________________________________________________ The 1999 Federal Constitution (as Amended) Is Quite Explicit In Its Stand For Liberal Democracy As Against Dual Ideology When She States: The Federal Republic Of Nigeria Shall Be A State Based On The Principles Of Democracy And Social Justice,…the Security And Welfare Of The People Shall Be The Primary Purpose Of Government…. (cf Sec14:1). At The Heart Of The Many Social Upheavals We Are Having In This Nation Is The…

Church In Nigeria: Quo Vadis (4)

A Presentation At The Nec Meeting Of The Catholic Laity Council Of Nigerial (CLCN), Held In Kafanchan; 6-7th. March 2015, at the Cathedral of St. Peter Claver Kafanchan by Most Rev. Joseph D. Bagobiri   Common Good, Community, Marriage And Family Life The Human Person Is Both Sacred And Social. We Realize Our Dignity And Rights In Relationship With Others, In Community. Human Beings Grow And Achieve Fulfillment In Community. Human Dignity Can Only Be Realized And Protected In The Context Of Relationships With The Wider Society.  How We Organize Our Society — In Economics And Politics, In Law And Policy…