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The man who was Pope 3 times (Benedict IX)

Benedict IX

Who is Benedict IX at a glance? He was born in Rome, was elected in 1036 but was 20 years of age when he ascended the throne. He forced the king of Behomia to return the relics of St Adalbert of prague. Eventually he took refuse in the Monastery of Gorttaferrata. He was elected Pope three times. Pope Benedict IX was ...

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Why do Catholics make sign of Cross 3 time before Gospel reading

Girl Making Sign of the Cross

  Why do Catholics make sign of Cross 3 time before Gospel reading Hello everyone, thanks for visiting Nigeria Catholic Blog today. What I have to share with you has to do with the Holy Mass. You must have noticed that after the first reading or second reading, then the gospel acclamation is sang by the lay reader, or a chorister, ...

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3 days Novena to the Holy Spirit

Prayer to the Holy Spirit

I’m glad you’re interested in the Holy Spirit, because it’s impossible to follow God unless we are led by the Spirit. And the only way to be led by the Spirit is to follow God’s command to be filled by the Spirit (Ephesians 5:18). Interestingly, God contrasts being filled with the Spirit with being drunk. Somebody who is drunk with ...

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The Reconsecration of Nigeria to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.

The Reconsecration of Nigeria to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.

The Reconsecration of Nigeria to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. Remarks by Most Rev. Ignatius A. Kaigama, Archbishop of Jos and President, Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria, Benin City, 13th October, 2017. I thank God that another day of national spiritual celebration has brought us the Catholic laity, religious, clergy and church hierarchy in Nigeria together to pray. The Catholic ...

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