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“GIVE MORE ATTENTION TO PUBLIC BASIC SCHOOLS” BISHOP KWOFIE TELLS GOVERNMENT

Most Rev. John Bonaventure Kwofie, CSSp, Bishop of Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese and the Episcopal Chairman for education has pleaded with government to give more attention to public basic-school in it’s educational reform agenda, since many of our school going children go through the public schools. Bishop Kwofie made the call when addressing a durbar held to celebrate the 75th anniversary of …

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“KEEP PRAYING FOR YOUR PRIESTS” BISHOP KWOFIE TELLS CHRISTIANS

“KEEP PRAYING FOR YOUR PRIESTS”, BISHOP KWOFIE TELLS CHRISTIANS The Chrism Mass for the Sekondi Takoradi Diocese was celebrated at the St. Paul’s Pro-Cathedral, Sekondi on March 27, 2018. Most Rev. John Bonaventure Kwofie, CSSp presided at the Mass, during which the oil for the sick and the oil of Catechumens was blessed and Sacred  Chrism consecrated to be used …

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COMMUNIQUE ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL CATHOLIC LAITY COUNCIL, GHANA AT THE END OF ITS 40TH NATIONAL PLENARY ASSEMBLY

COMMUNIQUE ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL CATHOLIC LAITY COUNCIL, GHANA AT THE END OF ITS 40TH NATIONAL PLENARY ASSEMBLY HELD AT POPE SAINT JOHN PAUL II FORMATION/ TRAINING CENTRE, OFOASE KOKOBEN (CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF OBUASI) FROM 15-18 MARCH, 2018. Greetings in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, who keeps covenant and steadfast love with those who love him and keep …

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55 FISHMONGERS GETS DIOCESAN ASSISTANCE

55 FISHMONGERS GETS DIOCESAN ASSISTANCE The Sekondi Takoradi Diocesan Women and Gender Development Office with support from the Development Office of the Diocese made a donation of basins, knives and other accessories to 55 selected women fishmongers at a ceremony at Funkoe on 20th March, 2018. Madam Linda Barbara Aggrey, the Diocesan Women and Gender Development Co-ordinator charge the beneficiaries …

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Msgr Oscar Romero to be made saint

Msgr. Óscar Romero to be made saint Óscar Romero will be named a saint. Pope Francis confirmed the miracle that will lead to him being bestowed with the highest honor. It involves the inexplicable cure of a pregnant woman on the brink of death. Msgr. Óscar Romero’s beatification cause was begun in 1990. The diocesan phase began in 1994 and …

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Pope institutes new memorial of Mary, Mother of the Church

Pope institutes new memorial of Mary, Mother of the Church On Saturday, the Vatican announced Pope Francis’ decision that the Church celebrate the Blessed Virgin Mary in her role as “Mother of the Church” every year on the Monday after Pentecost, as a way to foster Marian piety and the maternal sense of the Church. The decree establishing the memorial …

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CONGREGATION FOR THE DOCTRINE OF FAITH

Below is the document realized by the Congregation for the Doctrine of Faith on certain aspects of Salvation. Though long it’s important you find time and read: CONGREGATION FOR THE DOCTRINE OF THE FAITH Letter Placuit Deo To the Bishops of the Catholic Church On Certain Aspects of Christian Salvation I. Introduction 1. “In His goodness and wisdom God chose …

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RETREAT FOR CATECHISTS

The Director of the Pastoral Centre, Rev. Fr. John Baptist Attakruh today organized a days Lenten retreat for Catechists from the Deaneries of Takoradi, Sekondi, Apowa, Tarkwa, Axim and Half Assini. A total of 205 Catechists attended the program. A similar program will be organized on 9th March , 2018 for Catechists from the Deaneries of Asankragwa and Tarkwa at …

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