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By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 26th, 2014
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By Olugu Olugu Orji Mnia I was born and baptized as an infant under the Presbyterian Church of Nigeria. I made a formal profession of faith under the ministry of the Fellowship of Christian Students with additional influences from the Deeper Christian Life Ministry. As a university student, I was a p...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 18th, 2014
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By Justine John DYIKUK The Easter celebration beckons. But first, the depth of Jesus’ paschal mystery rests in-between the liturgy of Ash-Wednesday and Holy Week Ceremonies. To be sure, a reflection on the length of Lent is appropriate. Engaging this season, so sublime and awesome, is more than neces...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 5th, 2013
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GUNSHOTS rented the air in the early hours of Sunday at St. Marry’s Catholic Church, Karu in Abuja, as commercial motorcyclists clashed with soldiers over alleged plans to burn the church. An eyewitness who craved anonymity told our correspondent that trouble started when an okada rider attempted to ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Mar 1st, 2013
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“The Church of Ethiopia begins elections (Feb. 28) for its new pope, to succeed Pope Paulos, who will be ordained next Sunday, 3 March,” H.H. Pope Tawadros II has announced. “The Orthodox Church will participate as a high-level delegation in this election and will also attend the en...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jan 29th, 2013
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I have read an article stating that the church is not divided and why the exiled synod is not necessary abroad. The writer himself stated his reasoning of why he thought the church was divided and agreed with the idea of exiled Synod. Well, ladies and gentelmen, the very same writer has now declared ...
By IndepthAfrica
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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
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Aug 2nd, 2012
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By Nasiru Suleiman On Sunday July 22, 2012, I was at the ECWA Church, Angwar Rimi Hausa section in Kaduna. It was the rounding-off of the Children’s Week of prayers and to celebrate the day, the children lined up some interesting programmes among which was the one they tagged “Talk-show&#...
By benim
In Egypt
Jan 19th, 2011
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The head of Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church cancelled celebrations for the Feast of Epiphany on Tuesday over concerns for the safety of the country’s Christians after a New Year’s Day bombing that killed 23 people. Officials suspect an al Qaeda-inspired bomber was behind the New Year...