Tag Archives: Pope Francis

Ahiara Diocese: “Obey Your Bishops or Risk Being Suspended”, Pope Francis Tells Nigerian Priests

Following the refusal of some priests to accept Peter Ebere Okpaleke who was appointed the Bishop of Ahiara Diocese in Imo State by the then pontiff Benedict XVI, Pope Francis has said that all priests involved would be “ispo facto suspended” in a month if they do not obey. According to NAN, Bishop Okpaleke, of Anambra origin had been rejected…

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Pope Francis Takes On Gays |Says Church & Christians Should Apologize & Ask For Forgiveness

  Yesterday, while answering a question about a German Cardinal who said the Catholic Church should apologize for being “very negative” about gays Pope Francis commented that Christians owe apologies to gays and others who have been offended or exploited by the church. He said, “I repeat what the Catechism of the Catholic Church says:…

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Pope Francis Visits Mosque As He Wraps Up African Tour In Central African Republic

Pope Francis’ African tour ended in Central African Republic today. The pope ventured into what is being labeled as one of Africa’s most dangerous territories as he visited a mosque in PK5, a district where most Muslims who fed the country’s Christian dominated capital now stay. The Pope called on the militias to drop their…

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Dangote Named Among The 50 World Most Influential Personalities

The prominent United States based news media with preference for business and financial news reporting, Bloomberg has named Aliko Dangote among the 50 world most influential personalities. United States President Barack Obama, Pope Francis and Angela Merkel were on the list. Dangote made the list right on number 41. The group of personalities chosen by…

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Jennifer Hudson Opts For A Stunning Prabal Gurung Outfit To Perform For The Pope

 Jennifer Hudson  Inside the Madison Square Garden arena where Pope Francis concluded his six day tour of the United States with a Mass, the crowd was held spellbound for a brief moment by Jennifer Hudson’s pre-Mass concert performance in honor of the Pope. Not only was her rendition of Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’ awe inspiring, but…

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All The Breathtaking Moments From Pope Francis’ Visit To The United States

When Pope Francis arrived the United States of America on Wednesday, the 23rd of September, he became the fourth Vicar of Christ to visit the country. The “People’s Pope” who is in the United States for the first time was received by President Barrack Obama, his wife Michelle and daughters, Sasha and Malia, Vice President…

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