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August 16, 2018

Lady Gertrude Akwugo Onyejelem laid to rest

Lady Gertrude Akwugo Onyejelem laid to rest

… As to die is gain following St. Paul the Apostle The burial of Lady Gertrude Onyejelem, Friday May 18, 2018 at Okenze Sir Boniface Onyejelem’s compound Ofeama Obibii Nguru, Aboh Mbaise LGA, attracted the clergy, knights of the church and traditional chieftains. They include Rt. Rev. Msgr. Theo Nwalor, Chief celebrant, Frs. Walter Ihejirika, Dominic Nwachukwu, Tobias Ihejirika and Rev. Fr. Eugene Onuoha – outgoing parish priest among others. Others include Brig Gen P.E. Okorie (KSJI), Noble Bro J.M. Alozie (KSJI), Col L.U. Amachi (KSJI), Commander B. Nnabugwu (KSJI), Chief Frank Nneji ABC Transports. The rest include Amb. B….

St Paul’s Umalum Nekede Holds Lenten Prayer Match

Cross section of parishioners at the rally

  …Remembers Fr. Dennis, others As the question of “Who killed Fr. Dennis Osuagwu” remains a puzzle yet to be unraveled after over two and half years, the Catholic Community of Umaulum Nekede, Owerri North LGA said they would not get tired in raising their voice up to God in prayers. This they carried out by organizing a prayer rally which took off from their St. Paul’s Church center through the community, Sunday evening February 18. With mobile band and public address system well positioned, the worshipping faithful who were fully clad on black matched along the Nekede main road,…

Complainers Anonymous

Pastors corner with Fr Henry Ibe

The Reader’s Digest Magazine once ran the story of a robber who went to a bank in the New York State city of Syracuse. He approached the teller and demanded the sum of $20,000. On reaching home, he realized much to his chagrin that the money was not complete. Fuming, he dashed back to the bank to complain about his being short-changed. And there and then he was arrested! Complaining is as old as fallen humanity.When God asked Adam if he had eaten of the forbidden fruit his response was: “The woman you put here with me–she gave me some…

Following Christ Without Fear

Fear of harm and what is to come in the future which is seldom predictable is one of the many things that hinder most of Christ’s followers into following faithfully the direction, precepts, and exemplary life of the master – Jesus Christ. Significant numbers of Christians no longer live as expected of them due to fear of being assaulted, insulted or even killed by the fanatics of Christianity; heretics and the violent members of other religious sects. Often times we (Christians) are so much intimidated that we can’t speak for Christ our leader, guide and epitome of our faith. (Jn….

Fathers charged to bring youth back to faith – As St. Paul’s CMO Umuezeala-ama marks Feast Day

  Msgr. Celestine Nwokocha with some CMO executive Catholic fathers have been called upon to take firm steps, as pillars of the family, to lead the youth back to the faith. Very Rev. Msgr. Celestine Nwokocha, Vicar St. Paul’s Satellite Parish Umuezeala-Ama Ehime-Mbano, Imo State, who in his admonitions to the Catholic Men Organization (CMO) observed with regret, the near absence of youths activity in parishes; which he attributed to sustained torpid and non-challant attitude to faith by the youth, told fathers to join hands with their wives and prevail on their children to return to faith and Catholic action….