Pope summons Bishops over marital crises

Pope Francis: showing love were there was none Cyriacus Izuekwe The head of Catholic church, His Holiness, Pope Francis has summoned Catholic Bishops for a crucial meeting on the rising cases of divorce that has ruffled the church and to consider the issue of divorce as requested by some members.

Ifeoluwapo Odedere: Unflushed Toilets and Religious Doctrines


After reading my previous article on BellaNaija, a friend asked for my opinion on certain church doctrines and the adherence by members. More specifically, she asked about the Catholic Church’s stance on contraception. Here’s how she put it: ‘My parents are catholic and the Catholic Church frowns at contraception.

SO SAD! Catholic Bishop Dies

The entire Catholic faithfuls in Nigeria have been thrown into mourning following the death of one of their own. Most Rev.

2015 Polls: Catholic Priests Give Conditions For Voting

Ahead of the next weekend’s presidential elections, the Catholic Priests in Taraba State have given conditions on which they and their followers will vote for candidates in the polls. According to Daily Trust report, the Catholic priest, during an interactive session with some governorship candidates in Taraba state on Wednesday,

Catholic Nun Gives Birth After Complaining of “Stomach Cramps” | Says She was Unaware of Pregnancy


Confusion arose at a convent in Italy after a nun gave birth to a baby boy despite living in an all female community. The 31-year-old nun joined the Santa Chiara nunnery in San Severino, after arriving from South America two years ago, New York Post reports. Sources say many are

Pope Francis urges ‘Pursuit of Truth’ in the First Leg of Asian Tour to Sri Lanka


Pope Francis arrived in Colombo, Sri Lanka on Tuesday in the first leg of his Asian tour that will include a visit to the Philippines and has called for the “pursuit of truth” as he began his first papal visit to the country since it emerged from the rubble of a bloody civil