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Nigeria Covenant of Love
NIGERIA, Fr. Jude Eze, ISch. •  October 29, 2023, the closing day of the World Synod on Synodality, was a historic day at the Victory Shrine of Our Lady of Schoenstatt, Ibadan, Nigeria, as the first group of couples from the Lagos Schoenstatt Family sealed their Covenant of Love. This group of families came together from different parishes in Lagos through the instrumentality of Fr. Jude Eze, ISch, a Schoenstatt Father who works in a parish in the Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos, who accompanies the group. The Covenant of LoveRead More
NIGERIA, Fr. Pablo Pol / María Fischer • November 1st, the Feast of All Saints, was a very special day for the community of Schoenstatt Fathers in Nigeria. On the grounds of the future shrine in Ibeju Lekki, near Lagos, Nigeria, a wayside shrine was blessed and the foundations of the future house of the Schoenstatt Fathers were laid at this place. — Fr. Alexandre Awi, the new Superior General of the Secular Institute of the Schoenstatt Fathers, who came to Africa for the first time, presided over the celebration,Read More

Posted On 21.01.2022In Covenant Life

Ordination in Nigeria

NIGERIA, Maria Fischer • Four seminarians of the Schoenstatt Fathers will be ordained deacons on Sunday, January 23, in Lagos, Nigeria, by Archbishop Alfred Adewale Martins of Lagos. — The ordination will take place in the parish entrusted to the pastoral care of the Schoenstatt Fathers in Lagos. Father Pablo Pol travelled to Nigeria some days ago to accompany the four seminarians and the entire community of the Schoenstatt Fathers in Nigeria. Emmanuel Emenike Okeke, John Ojoche Obute, Stanlez Iketchkwu Ukasanya, and Cyprian Atin Avong will be grateful for eachRead More