Let us compare Emefiele with Reverend Father Hyacinth Alia of the Catholic Church, who left the ecclesiastical temple to join the Governorship race in Benue State
Pope Francis said on Sunday he would name 21 new cardinals across the world at the end of August to reflect "a wide variety of cultures" within the Catholic Church.
8 Sep 2021
A Spanish bishop and exorcist has stepped down to start a new life after falling in love with a divorced author of satanic-themed eroticas. Xavier Novell, 52, announced last month that he was resigning from his post as Bishop of Solsona in Catalonia for "strictly personal reasons". On Monday, it was revealed by Religion Digital,…
18 Feb 2021
As Christians marked the beginning of lent all over the world yesterday, Catholic adherents in Cross River State prayed for peace and an end of the COVID-19 pandemic.
11 Dec 2020
As a matter of fact, very many people, very, very many of our compatriots outside the Catholic Church and faith, and outside the Catholic Diocese of Ekiti would not have heard of him either.
11 Sep 2020
Pope Francis has described sex and eating a well cooked meal as "simply divine" pleasures from God. Pope Francis, who is the religious head of over 1.3 billion Catholic around the world, spoke with Italian writer Carlo Petrini, who has compiled several conversations with the pope for a new book. "Pleasure arrives directly from God,…
12 Apr 2020
Pope Francis broke with centuries of tradition to livestream Easter Sunday mass to those suffering in the solitude...
21 Mar 2020
The United States has long loved its drive-ins and drive-throughs: for movies, fast food, pharmacies and banking. Now the coronavirus pandemic has added a new one: Catholic confessions. With his church closed due to the outbreak, Scott Holmer turned to the tried-and-tested method in this nation of car-lovers. Every day except Sunday, and if the…
9 Mar 2020
No fewer than 80,000 Catholic faithful in Anambra State yesterday protested against what they called dangerous killings, extreme insecurity, kidnappings and others in Nigeria.
14 Oct 2018
Slain Salvadoran archbishop Oscar Romero and Pope Paul VI, Catholic giants who sparked controversy during their lifetimes, joined the church's highest rank Sunday with an elevation to sainthood. Pope Francis wore a blood-stained rope belt which belonged to Romero, who was murdered at the altar, as he lead the ceremony in front of tens of…
15 Sep 2018
Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has commiserated with the Catholic community and the family of slain priest of the church, Revd. Fr. Jude Egbom. The Late Egbom, until he was gruesomely shot while he went to cut his hair during the week, was the priest of St. Patrick Catholic Church, Amucha, Njaba Local Council…
6 Jul 2018
As a parish priest, I had a strategy which I still value in peace building, conflict prevention, conflict management and conflict transformation. Whenever, I was posted to a new parish, my first task was to pay courtesy visit to the traditional rulers and chief imams. I introduce activities that often bring together youths from different…