Religion

By IndepthAfrica
In Children & Youth
Mar 20th, 2014
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[Warning: might be a bit TMI][NSFW] (self.TrueAtheism) And pardon the possible disorganization, this is a stream of consciousness that I’ve been wanting to share for a while… It’s a little long, but bear with me… For the first 15 years of my life I was Christian girl. When I w...
By IndepthAfrica
In Lifestyle
Aug 1st, 2013
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By Josef Omorotionmwan THE Church has since become a cracked record, no thanks to the randy pastors. Leaders fight dirty for positions. If the full facts were known, we would easily find that 50 percent of the case loads in our courts emanate from the pulpit. We defecate on the altar; rip off pages o...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jul 29th, 2013
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By Ogbuefi Blogs Suppose you need to have surgery for a life-threatening illness. You would want to have the utmost confidence in the surgeon, since your life will be in his hands. Would it not be prudent to review his record of experience? Similarly, it is wise to examine religion carefully. If you ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jul 17th, 2013
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Churches have been asked to sing the national anthem as part of their services to promote peace, unity and love. Pefa Churches Bishop Mophat Kilioba said the nation should embrace healing and encourage brotherhood. The service was attended by Deputy President William Ruto, Kiambu Senator Kimani Wamat...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 9th, 2013
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Tunde Bakare is among the most controversial gospel ministers in Nigeria-this man who goes by title of a pastor, is obviously, by calling, a prophet of church and national revival. Tunde Bakare, a former legal adviser in Deeper Life Church, later became a pastor in Pastor Adeboye’s Redeemed Chr...
By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Apr 3rd, 2013
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By Abdulrazaq O Hamzat In the name of the most high, the restorer of peace and bestowal of understanding. The merciful and he, who created the entire human community from a single soul, spread us in different tribes, regions, races and religion for no reason, other than for us to get to know each oth...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Mar 23rd, 2013
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By Justine John DYIKUK In the chill of January 20, 2013, this writer chanced upon what was supposed to be a rejoinder to the sermon delivered by the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, his Excellency, Most Rev. Matthew Hassan Kukah at the requiem mass of the late Governor of Kaduna State; his Excellen...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jan 21st, 2013
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Nigerian Churches and the Rising Influence of Marine Spirits (1) Marine Spirits are gradually penetrating and influencing the behavioral pattern of some churches  in Nigeria. Marine spirits are generally referred to as spirits which have operational base in the waters. They are spirits thrown down fr...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jan 3rd, 2013
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BY Justine John DYIKUK While all around the world of Christendom (Christians and their friends) were enthusiastically awaiting the yuletide celebration for 2012, one Mr.  Eferovo Igho was clandestinely preparing an unpalatable meal to serve God’s children on Boxing Day. Vanguard of 26, December offer...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Dec 23rd, 2012
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Sydney – Sydney’s main mosque has warned its followers not to have anything to do with Christmas, local media reported on Sunday. The head imam at Lakemba Mosque, Sheikh Yahya Safi, told followers during prayers it is a “sin” to even wish people a “Merry Christmas,” The Sun-Herald newspap...