The Man Beneath the Skull Cap

Being a Text Commentary on the Consecration & Installation of Most Rev. Dr. Peter Nworie Chukwu as the Catholic Bishop of Abakaliki Diocese   On Tuesday, July 6, 2021, the entire Catholic Community in Ebonyi State and beyond was thrown into wild jubilations as the news broke that the Holy See has elected Very Rev. Msgr. Dr. Peter Nworie Chukwu Read more

A Tribute to Msgr Jerome Anaetoh

Terrible is a mild adjective to describe the sorrow in my heart putting down these words. On May 28, 2016, I knelt down before you Msgr. Jerome Okechukwu Anaetoh, Fr. Cyprain Igwebuike Aginah and Fr Celestine Obini Mbam asking for your blessings before I could leave for studies. In an emotionally charged atmosphere in the Father’s House of St Mulumba’s Read more

Each Gives What He Has

During the Cold War, Germany was divided into East and West Berlin separated by an iron curtain, otherwise known as the Berlin Wall. As victims of communist ideology that excluded religion, one day, some people in East Berlin took a truck load of garbage and dumped it on the West Berlin side. The people of West Berlin could have done the Read more

Winter in the Church

At first, the church was confronted with the question of allowing every type of public sinner to attend her services. Arguments swirled left and right, each backed up by biblical paragraphs. Some said we are not God who judges; others said we are warned against scandalising little ones. Before RevolutionNow could start, public sinners got mixed up with the Church. Read more

Rest in Peace, Privacy

Are there audio or video calls and recordings; personal biometric data; phone sms, social media chats or comments; shared and/or viewed articles, sites, photos or videos which you are worried of falling into the wrong hands or leaking to the public? “If you have something you don’t want anyone to know, may be you shouldn’t be doing it in the Read more

Ojiji Izhi Festival

In one of his famous lines, Edmund Burke insists that ‘People will never look forward to posterity who never look backward to their ancestors.’ The attempt to modernize an African without consulting his cultural continuities has backfired. Things are not working; institutions of governance and morals are decaying, structures rust as if the ancestors have pronounced the curse of cultural Read more