Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo have arrested 10 priests and more than 200 protesters over Sunday’s demonstrations demanding President Joseph Kabila leave power.
The Catholic Church had called for demonstrations against the leader, whose constitutional mandate ended in 2016. Six people were killed in the capital, Kinshasa, when
A man from Cameroon recorded a video of himself burning a crucifix because he believes it's an idol which Christians worship.
In the video which is fast going viral, the man is seen speaking in a foreign language as he douses the crucifix with liquid fuel after which he proceeds to
A new, open letter to the pope is making the rounds on the Internet, and it has gathered over 2,600 signatures so far.
“Most Holy Father,” it begins, “Many of us have tried to contact you, on many occasions and for several years, and we have never received the slightest acknowledgement
1. The name: Trinity, meaning and history of:
No one is sure exactly when it was first used because some texts may have been lost. But the earliest surviving use of the term was by Theophilus of Antioch around 170 AD:
In like manner also the three days which were before the
Three Catholic reverend sisters and three other females, who were kidnapped by gunmen in Edo State, have been released.
The sisters of the Eucharistic Heart of Jesus Convent regained their freedom after spending 53 days in the kidnappers’ den.
It was learnt that one of the victims, Veronica Ajayi, was released at
The abductors of three Catholic reverend sisters and three aspirants for the convent have demanded a ransom of N20m for their release, SUNDAY PUNCH learnt on Saturday.
The reverend sisters, from the Sisters of the Eucharistic Heart of Jesus convent in Iguoriakhi, in the Ovia South-West Local Government Area of Edo State, and
CONFESSION: CELEBRATING RECONCILIATION
The Lord, on his first appearance to the Apostles after his resurrection breathed on them and Said “receive the HOLY SPIRIT, if you forgive anyone’s sins, they are forgiven; if you retain anyone’s sins, they are retained”. (John 20:22-23) And later on:
“All authority in heaven and on earth
The Priest Forgives sins through the Power of Christ acting in him; he is a sharer in the Divinity of Christ. You say i have spoken abomination? I tell you, you yourself do not understand the meaning of sacaramental power. At baptism, a human being acts in the name of
You’re not sure about your last confession:
If your last confession wasn’t very good, you might want to be careful about receiving the Holy Eucharist. When i say “wasn’t good”, i mean, if you willfully withheld a mortal sin, you’ve not been restored in grace. You need to see a priest,
There’s been a viral report of a man dead for three weeks, being brought back to life by Rev. Father Chilaka in Imo State.
Facebook user, Izu Nwaobi Joe Okakwu who shared the story said the man’s corpse was deposited at Aladinma Hospital, and he witnessed everything. Here’s what he wrote;