CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF NNEWI
Our Lady of Assumption Cathedral
P.M.B 5099, Nnewi
Anambra State, Nigeria
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Pope at Audience:
Vatican City, October 08, 2014 (Zenit.org) Prayer and renewed openness are needed to overcome division and threats to unity, the Pope said dur .. .Read More

HUNDREDS GATHER TO PRAY AS NNEWI DIOCESE HOLDS SECOND PILGRIMAGE
It was a journey of faith for the Bishop, Most Rev. Hilary Okeke, Priests, Religious and lay faithful of the Catholic Diocese of Nnewi as they gathered at Our Lady of the Rosary Pilgrimage Center, Okija for the second Diocesan pilgrimage on Saturday, October 4, 2014.
The event which witnessed the recitation of the Holy Rosary, Holy Mass, Reflections and Sacrament of Reconciliation began with the exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and penitential Service conducted by the Dean of Ukpor Deanery, Rev. Fr. Donald Chidolue.
ARDINAL ARINZE, 23 BISHOPS, OVER 500 PRIESTS OFFICIATE AT BISHOP OKAFOR'S REQUIEM MASS
Over 6000 people attended the funeral ceremony.
His Eminence, Francis Cardinal Arinze, former Prefect of Sacred Congregation for Divine Worship and Discipline of the Sacraments, Vatican City, presided over the Requiem Mass concelebrated by 23 Bishops and over 500 priests from various Dioceses in the country.
In his homily, Cardinal Arinze said: the saying of Jesus "He who believes in me will never die" is our consolation as we gather to bury Bishop Simon Okafor. He described Bishop Okafor as a shining start and a great servant of God. Speaking on the meaning of life on earth, His Eminence said that God created man to know Him, to love Him and to serve Him,
PUBLIC SCHEDULE OF BISHOP HILARY ODILI OKEKE

Sun 19- World Mission Sunday (Universal PMS Special Collection for missionary work of the Church) mass at Our Lady of Assumption, Nnewi
Sat 25- Day for RECDOT
Sat 25- Pastoral Visit to St. Charles Parish, Lilu
Note Religious QUIZ Competition at parish level to end latest 25 October 2014
Sun 26- Pastoral Visit to St. Charles parish, Lilu

November
Sat 1- Solemnity of All Saints- pastoral Visit and Patronal Celebration at All Saints parish Mbosi
Sun 2- All Souls Day Mass at Our Lady of Assumption Cathedral, Nnewi Parish Project Collection



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