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RCCG 2020 Convention Day 3: A night of healing

  After an afternoon of programmes for children, youths and young adults, the night of the third day of the 2020 Convention of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) was devoted to ministration and healing. As in the practice of the church, there were no dramatic scenes of people jumping and being handed microphones […]

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Day 2 of RCCG 2020 Convention: Adeboye’s excitement about Salvation

  Give him the least opportunity and Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God will use part of it to win souls. He urges members of the church to be incurable soul winners; and so is he. On the second day of the ongoing 2020 Annual Convention of the church, […]

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RCCG 2020 Convention: Adeboye counts blessings of lockdown, house fellowships

  The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye has counted some of the blessings of the coronavirus-induced lockdown as the church’s 2020 Annual Convention got underway yesterday. The Convention, which is being held virtually from the Redemption Camp of the church along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, is broadcast worldwide […]

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Reopening: Christian leaders jubilate in anticipation

The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), which has its awesome Redemption Camp situated in Mowe area of Ogun State, has received with gladness the news regarding the lifting of the five-month-old closure on churches Lagos and Ogun states with effect from August 7 and 14.   RCCG Media and Public Relations Manager, Pastor Olaitan […]

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Catholic Sisters protest rising rape cases in Lagos

Residents if Satellite Town, Lagos woke up to a rude shock when Religious Sisters of Charity, a religious order of Reverend Sisters in the Catholic Church, brought to their consciousness the reality of increasing cases of rape cases in the country. The Sisters rose in condemnation of what the perceived as a criminal act against […]

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Marriage registry tax is illegal –Barrister Ezeala

While the controversy generated by government’s introduction of marriage registry tax has not abated, a legal practitioner, Barrister Chukwuma Ezeala, x-rays the contending issue between Statutory and Christian Marriages in the country, in this interview with journalists. Excerpts   What exactly is the bone of contention regarding statutory and Church marriages in Nigeria? Statutory marriage […]

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Many people’ve lost faith in God –Bishop Adetunji

The founder of Royal People Int’l Bible Church Inc, headquartered in Benin City, Edo State, Bishop Dr Toyin Adetunji, takes a look at the ravaging effects of the COVID-19 pandemic has had on people’s faith in God, social and economic lives of Nigerians in this region interview with TAI ANYANWU. Excerpts   Christian and Muslims […]

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Christian institute provides training at doorsteps

The founder of All Nations Church, Apostle Courage Igene, has called on church operators, missionaries, evangelists and other categories of church workers to take the advantage offered by Joshua Generation Online School of Ministry”(JGM), to seek knowledge and acquire relevant skills needed to make good success in ministry.   Apostle Igene, who is also the […]

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Pope Francis appoints Rev Biliyock as Monsignor

The Holy Father, Pope Francis, has appointed Very Rev. Fr. Joseph Abba Biliyock as a Monsignor.   According to Rev Fr. Emmanuel Okolo, Chancellor of Kafanchan diocese, the bishop, Most Rev. Julius Kundi received the cheering news of the elevation of Rev. Monsignor Biliyock through the Papal Nuncio to Nigeria, His Excellency, Antonio Guido Filipazzi. […]

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We’ re saved by grace

Grace is the kindness and love of God, our Saviour towards man; it is an unmerited favour for forgiveness extended to an individual who by legal standard should have been held responsible to receive punishment for his or her actions.   The Bible says in Ephesians 2:5,8, 9 Even when we were dead in sins, […]