Catholics to celebrate Marian year

Catholics all over the world are set has to mark one hundred years after the mother of Jesus Christ, Virgin Mary, appeared to three youngsters in the town of Fatima, in Portugal, with pomp. The event otherwise known as the ‘Marian Year’ is commemorates the apparition of the Holy Mother of God, Lucia Dos Santos and her two cousins, Francisco and Jacinta in Fatima Portugal on May 17 1917. Speaking to newsmen recently, The Vicar- General, Lagos Catholic Archdiocese, Rt. Reverend Monsignor John Aniagwu explained: “The centenary celebration of the…

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Bible Society celebrates Bible Week

The Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN) has set aside May 8 – 14, 2017 for all users of the Bible to celebrate the Bible Week throughout the country. According to BSN’s Manager Media & Programmes, Benjamin Mordi, the theme for this year’s celebration, which is an annual event, is: “Call upon me and I will answer.” Sunday Telegraph learnt that the weeklong celebration will feature lectures, Bible quiz, debates, exchange of pulpit and prayers among other programmes. “Bible week celebration is organised yearly to raise consciousness for Bible work in…

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100 Evangelicals condemn Trump’s ban on refugees

Evangelical leaders, including at least one from each state, reportedly purchased a full-page newspaper advertisement to denounce President Donald Trump’s temporary ban on refugees, urging him to reconsider his Jan. 27 executive order and instead welcome people fleeing persecution and violence. The ad, which is slated to run in The Washington Post, is signed by 100 prominent evangelical pastors and authors, and is addressed to Trump and Vice President Mike Pence. According to CNN sources, signees of the ad include Pastor Timothy Keller of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York,…

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You’ll not know loneliness again

As the impotent man was lying down, his eyes met the eyes of a unique personality. He saw a tender compassionate face, standing before him. This compassionate face vent over him and asked: “Wilt thou be made whole? Looking up on the face, and glorious countenance of the personality, he saw love, power and glory radiating and flowing out of the breath, aura and aroma of his presence. This glorious presence enveloped the impotent man, revitalized and activated his system. And the man answered: “I have no man: because the…

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Ex-minister underscores virtues of Muslim youths to Nigeria’s growth

A former minister of State for Finance, Aderemi Babalola, has underscored the importance of youths, especially Muslim youths, to nation building. Babalola who blamed the mismanagement of oil proceeds for the current economic challenges faced by Nigeria, tasked youths to stay in country and contribute to Nigeria’s growth instead of running out the country. He said this at the Young Managers Quiz Competition organised by the Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria Lagos State Area Unit for primary and secondary school students across the 57 Local Governments/Local Council Development Areas in…

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Why kids must be taught Islam in schools – Church of England

Parents who have concerns about their children being taught about Islam should be banned from pulling them out of religious education (RE) lessons, according to the Church of England. Senior Church of England official Derek Holloway said withdrawing children from RE lessons could leave them without the skills required to live in a diverse society and “live well together as adults.” He also cautioned against “fundamentalist” groups using human rights legislation to keep children from learning about different world views. “Sadly and dangerously, the right of withdrawal from RE is…

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FG begs Prophet TB Joshua not to relocate to Israel

Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, has urged Prophet TB Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) not to relocate from the country, encouraging the renowned prophet to come for dialogue with the government in a means of finding lasting solutions to the various challenges the Church is experiencing in recent times. The Minister made this assertion while fielding questions from the media during his attendance at the NATOP AGM for 2017 held at the Renaissance Hotel Ikeja Lagos by Marriott on Wednesday. Prophet T.B. Joshua…

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Declare Buhari’s health status now – Primate Ademisokun

The founder of Success Gate C&S Christ’s Church International and President of the C & S Unification, Ondo State, Primate (Dr) Ade Ademisokun, speaks on his church’s national convention, corruption in the land, the health status of President Buhari and other issues, in this interview with Babatope Okeowo. Excerpts: Could you let us in on the essence of the annual convention and what is it intended to achieve? The convention is a Biblical injunction, known as “festival of booths”. Once in a year, people of God are expected to gather…

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Arise women, save Nigeria from corruption – Dr. Bekee

A female Pastor and wife of the General Overseer of Gospel Power Assembly, Dr. (Mrs) Dorka Bekee, has called on female folks to rise up for Nigeria and save the country from endemic corruption. According to her, there is an urgent need for more women to get involved in leadership in order for the country to experience a new lease of life. She said at a time like this, when corruption has eating deep into the fabric of the nation, only women, who she said are not criminally minded, will…

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Blessing from the source

Rev. 22:12-13 says, 12 And, behold, I come quickly; and my reward is with me, to give every man according as his work shall be. 13 I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end, the first and the last.” Brethren, What God cannot do, certainly no man can do it. And neither the devil, nor his human agents can do. When, and if God blesses you, the blessings are genuine, original ,and it is permanent. One the other hand, if the blessings is from satan and his human…

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