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In response to the request for creation of new Parishes for the salvation of souls and in the best interest of the faithful, the Catholic Bishop of Orlu Orlu, Most Rev. Augustine T. Ukwuoma, has announced the creation of four new parishes for Orlu diocese. The bishop named these parishes on Thursday, 2nd April, 2015 during the Chrism Mass at Holy Trinity Cathedral Orlu. The new parishes include: St. Michael's parish Amuriomanze; St. Michael's Amiri; St. Patrick's Isiekenesi; St. Michael's Umuakam.

Commenting on the newly created parishes, the bishop explained that the idea behind the creation of new parishes in the diocese is to bring the gospel of Christ to the grassroots and to make the sacraments readily available to the people of God and not to bring about divisions among the parishes. With the addition of four more parishes, the diocese now has a total of 158 parishes. The four newly created parishes are awaiting inauguration. Read More...