Primate Okoh Dedicates Cathedral; Cautions Against Internal Wrangling- Nuelsnews

Primate Okoh Dedicates Cathedral; Cautions Against Internal Wrangling- Nuelsnews

Most Reverend Nicholas Okoh Archbishop, Metropolitan and Primate of All Nigeria, Anglican Communion have dedicated the St. Stephen’s Anglican Cathedral in Umuahia, Abia State capital advising both the Parishioners and Clergy against Internal Wrangling.

The Primate in his homily titled “You are the temple of the Living God” during the dedication service commended Parishioners of the Cathedral for their dedication  and commitment in the realization of the Cathedral project which was started many years ago.

The primate dedicating the Church Bell

He described  Internal wrangling between Priests and Parishioners  as an endemic issue that often affect the growth of the Church while urged them  to desist from  attacking the Priests internally as it
affects the growth of the Church.

The Anglican Primate however charged the clergy to live exemplary life of Jesus Christ  while descried the increasing rate of sinful lifestyle while called on them not to reject posting made by the leadership of the Church as their callings expects them to serve in any of the Church parishes especially in the rural areas.

The primate and Bishops dedicating the Alter

Okoh however enjoined members to support the Church through financial and material assistance, Prayers and Supplication as it enhances the growth of the Church while called on them to commit  themselves the
service of God and humanity.

He attributed the rising wave of immorality among the clergy to the increasing proliferation of Churches in the Country while he called on various leadership of Churches to stand against such sinful practice.

Archbishop Ikechi Nwosu

The Archbishop of  Aba Province and Bishop of Umuahia Diocese, Most Revd. Ikechi Nwosu thanked the Primate for his  Ecclesiastical visit while reminded the congregation  and  the Cathedral that church building is continuous in the diocese which all aimed at spreading Evangelism.

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