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Sacred Heart Celebration 2017

In the Hill Country of Uzii, the Bishop, Bishop Emeritus and the entire Priests of the Catholic Diocese of Orlu celebrate the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus at Custos Ecclesia Seminary. It’s a special prayer gathering for peace in our land. Programs include the Holy Mass, Rosary Procession and penitential service.


With deep sense of loss, yet with faith in the resurrection, we announce the transition into glory of Rev. Msgr. Lazarus Esomonu and Rev. Fr. Gerald Francis Ekpedo, priests of the Catholic Diocese of Orlu. Burial: Both on Monday, May 15, 2017. Venue: Holy Trinity Cathedral, Orlu. 10am mass. “Vita Mutator Non Tolitor”.

Creation of new parishes

At the 2017 Chrism Mass, the Catholic Bishop of Orlu raised these former stations to the status of a parish. St. Jude’s parish Urualla, from St. John’s Parish Urualla. St. Stephens Parish Urualla, from st. John’s Urualla. St. Patrick’s Ikpaocha, from St. Michael’s Ohiauchu. St. Jude’s Parish Osina, from St. Mary’s Parish Osina. St. Michael’s Read More …