he Metropolitan Catholic Archbishop of Onitsha, Most Rev. Valerian Okeke has devoted the 10,000 seating capability church constructed by charismatic Priest, Rev, Fr Emmanuel Obimma aka EbubeMounso at Umudioka, Anambra State.
The dedication of the parish church of Blessed Iwene Tansi Parish, Umudioka Dunkofia council space of Anambra state attracted varied personalities just like the PDP Vice Presidential Candidate, Mr Peter Obi, Senators Victor Umeh, Uche Ekwunife, Stella Oduah , greater than hundred clergymen together with the Catholic Bishop of Minna Diocese, Martin Uzoukwu and Auxiliary Bishop of Onitsha Archdiocese, Dennis Isizor.
In a homily through the dedication service, Archbishop Valerian Okeke famous that it’s a nice privilege to construct for God recalling the story of David within the Bible who needed to construct a mighty temple for God however was rejected whereas his son , Solomon was chosen to as an alternative.
He mentioned that Church dedication is a critical enterprise reserved just for Bishops who represents Christ the proprietor of the Church. He disclosed that the Bishop can delegate different clergymen for quite a few assignments like Affirmation, burials and different extremely religious features however can not delegate anyone for church dedication.
The Archbishop prayed that every one who might step into the church to hope for any want might obtain constructive solutions from God whereas the troubled in any kind might also discover consolation within the church.
Fr Emmanuel Obimma (Ebube Muonso) who’s the Parish Priest, Blessed Iwene Tansi Parish in a comment lauded Archbishop Okeke for his fatherly position within the Archdiocese of Onitsha. Obimma who can be the Non secular Director of the gang pulling, Holy Ghost Adoration Ministries , Uke, Anambra State recalled the great grace of God which noticed him and all the parishioners by to finish the church constructing in document time.
Mr Peter Obi, whom the cleric disclosed through the dedication because the one who supplied all the chairs contained in the church and marble decorations, in a comment famous that to appreciate such a big venture below a recessed economic system concerned plenty of exhausting work and dedication. He mentioned the best legacy of the spectacular church constructing is within the frequent function and spirit of generosity among the many religion group below Obimma’s steerage.
He appreciated a number of assist obtained from effectively which means people in the direction of the venture and promised their fervent prayers for his or her benefactors.
Obimma as effectively mentioned Senator Andy Uba representing Anambra South senatorial zone supplied fund for the interlocking of all the compound whereas Senator Victor Umeh supplied finds for the vestments worn by Reverend fathers for the occasion.