Most Rev. Dr. Jonas Benson Okoye. Priest of Awka Diocese Priestly ordination was on 29th August 1992. Episcopal Ordination on 29th August 2014. Motto: Gaudium et Spes. Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, P. M.B. 5021, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria. Phone: +234 80 658 144 43. Residence: St. Joseph’s Catholic Parish, EkwulobiaRead More
Most Rev. Dr. Albert Kanene Obiefuna Born in Oraukwu: 30th January 1930 Priestly Ordination: 21st December 1963 Appointed first Bishop of Awka: 10th November 1977 Ordained Bishop: 5th Feb 1978 Motto: Inhabitet in mea virtus Christi Archbishop of Onitsha: 25th Feb 1995 Resigned as Archbishop of Onitsha: 1st Sep 2003 Died: 11th May 2011.Learn More
On Friday Pope Francis said that in contemplating death we are reminded of our ultimate purpose – and how the choices we make here on earth will determine whether we eventually spend eternity in heaven.
Nestled in Rome just outside the Vatican, a small unassuming museum dedicated to the souls in Purgatory displays simple items such as prayer books and clothing.