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1. THE GRAVEYARD CITY
On November 2, 2015, I followed some priests of the Oblates of Saint Joseph to say Mass for the dead in a Cemetery in Rome. As we were getting close to ... 

 


2. SEASON OF POLITICKING: WE ARE VICTIMS
I was chatting with one of my classmates some years ago in Washington DC about the frequency and effect of earthquake on his state of California. He tol... 

 


3. LONG TERM BRIDGES IN DIALOGUE
With the rate of killings in Nigeria, many people are confused about the place of dialogue in restoring peace to the nation. It appears that Christians ... 

 


4. SAY NO TO RELIGIOUS WAR!
The desire of every extremist, terrorist and those who politicize religion is to cause religious war. To achieve their aim, they operate as if they ares... 

 


5. NIGERIA: HOPE BETRAYED
Hope is described as 'the general feeling that some desire will be fulfilled'. I tend to believe that was the feeling of our forebears (that is, the fou... 

 


6. THE BENUE VALLEY OF BLOOD
The first act of murder ever committed in history was the killing of Abel by his own brother Cain as recorded in the Book of Genesis chapter 4 of the Bi... 

 


7. LENTEN SEASON GIVES US LIFE
One message out of the many social media messages I receive daily made an impression on me. I was not receiving this particular message for the first ti... 

 


8. DIALOGUE AT CROSS ROADS
I was appointed Benin Archdiocesan director of Inter-religious dialogue and the Coordinator for Inter-religious dialogue in 1991. When the Catholic dioc... 

 


9. MARIAN YEAR IN NIGERIA: DID WE LISTEN TO MARY OUR BLESSED MOTHER?
The entire Catholic Faithful in Nigeria have just rounded up a year dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary in union with the universal Church as she marks... 

 


10. PROPHETS OF JUSTICE AND PEACE
The reactions to my publication, “PROPHETIC VOICES IN A CONFUSED NATION” call for this reflection. Among these reactions are:  (1) that... 

 


11. Genetically-Modified Organisms: How Harmful, Harmless or Beneficial?
COMMUNIQUE PREAMBLE The Association of Catholic Medical Practitioners of Nigeria (ACMPN) held its 12th scientific conference and annual general meeti... 

 


12. Ogoja Episcopal Ordination Homily
EPISCOPAL ORDINATION: BISHOP DONATUS AKPAN  Ogoja, July 7th, 2017. Homily by John Cardinal ONAIYEKAN, Archbishop of Abuja. “How can we rep... 

 


13. Ahiara Catholic Diocese: A Time To Heal (A Theological Appeal)
Ahiara Catholic Diocese: A Time To Heal (A Theological Appeal) By, Fr Stan Chu Ilo, STL, PhD, D.ED.[i]   “Those who love the Church as sh... 

 


14. PROPHETIC VOICES IN A CONFUSED NATION
Israel was a nation guided by God as his own possession through the prophets. Israel was “a kingdom of priests and a holy nation” (Exodus 19... 

 


15. EUCHARIST – BEGINNING AND CENTRE OF OUR WORSHIP
Eucharist celebrates the death and resurrection of Christ which is grounded in these realities, that Jesus is the lord of the universe and as such we ca... 

 


 
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