Even though this is not the first time that Muslim and Christian faithful are fasting at the same time, the coincidence of this year’s Lent and Ramadan fast
As we begin Lent in 2022, I want to draw your attention to the second paragraph of the invitation to the observance of a holy Lent (BCP Ash Wednesday)
Christians across the globe, last Wednesday, began this year’s Lenten Season after observing Ash Wednesday. The 40-day fasting and prayer, which will end on April 16, 2022
Lent, which started last Wednesday (known as Ash Wednesday), and ends on the Saturday preceding Easter, is a period of six weeks or 40 days that recalls the events leading
Rev. Fr. Joseph Osunde has enjoined Christians to reconcile with God and their neighbours, as they embark on the 40-day fasting and prayers.
4 Apr 2021
We celebrate today as Easter Sunday. For Christians the world over, the weekend marks the conclusion of the holy season of Lent, which started on Ash Wednesday
21 Mar 2021
The Word of God is eternal in Its effect and impact. It is not subject to changing circumstances or the fickleness of human nature.
14 Mar 2021
If there is a singular benefit that comes with the abstinence (from food and other luxuries) observed as part of the discipline in Lent, it is the sharpening of our spiritual antenna...
7 Mar 2021
Nigerian Christians have joined their Christian counterparts globally to observe this year’s 40 days of prayer and fasting, which is expected to end on the eve of Easter Sunday
21 Feb 2021
We come to Lent again - that season of stock taking, quiet reflection, and rededication of our lives to God. What a great opportunity it is to bring ourselves deliberately under God’s searchlight...
16 Feb 2021
Even though pleasure serves man’s appreciation of his immeasurable worth as a son-steward entrusted with the universal estate of God (creation), it can be abused. Hence, irrespective of its value to life, pleasure, precisely as opium, robs life of its 3-D quality and leaves it purposeless. In his pursuit of pleasures, man sacrifices purpose, direction…