Month: August 2015

The Catholic Church is a very traditional Church whose actions, teachings and worship are guided by the holy bible, the code of canon law and some other official documents of the Church. These other documents of the Church are not …

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As part of ourĀ  parish preparation for the celebration of the yearly harvest thanksgiving, the parish organized a family carnival today (August 30) to bring every family in the parish together in celebration. The family remains vital to the Church, …

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The 28 day of August will ever remain a joyous one in the life of the Order of St. Augustine, it is the birthday of our holy father Augustine into heaven. The Church celebrates the feast of a saint on …

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Marriage in all cultures is a common practice, I am yet to see or hear about any culture where marriage is forbidden. Marriage is a natural institution instituted by God from the very beginning, it is the union of a …

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The Pious Union of St. Rita of Cascia in the province of St. Augustine of Nigeria celebrated her national feast and pilgrimage at Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, South East of Nigeria. It was a three days celebration; 21 to 23 August, …

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The Catholic Church, the holy mother Church is built on a rock that cannot be shaken. A Church built on the faith of the apostles, hence the name, Apostolic Church. This Church attracts so much attention, everybody wants to know …

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The Augustinians of the Province of St. Augustine of Nigeria came together in Jos for a retreat with the theme; rediscovering our Augustinian identity. It was also an opportunity for us to come together in celebration of the year of …

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For the past few Sundays, our gospel readings have been reflecting the Eucharistic celebration, the body and blood of Jesus Christ. Today, it is also about the body and blood of Jesus Christ, and next Sunday it continues. The liturgical …

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The Order of St. Augustine in the Catholic Church is traditionally interested in the educational apostolate, this should not surprise anyone because our holy father, St. Augustine was an intellectual and a teacher. In the spirit of St. Augustine, we …

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The prophet Elijah was a powerful man of God, a powerful instrument of war in the hands of God. He challenged powers and authorities and brought them to their knees with the help of God, and to describe how powerful …

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The Catholic Church is blessed with so much heritage and tradition. I am particularly impressed with the Church’s sense of documentation. I therefore proudly present to you the 266 Catholic Pontiffs, beginning from St. Peter to the present Pope. God …

The Catholic Pontiffs. Read More »