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How Nigeria’s David Oyedepo Turned Himself Into The Richest Clergyman In The World

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Bishop Oyedepo’s N4.5b Jet.

After over 35 years of dedicated service as founder and General Overseer of Living Faith Church Worldwide, he can still preach in 10 services [on a single day] and does it with such ease.

“I have many more years before I go,” he said, early this year addressing media rumors that he had been planning to step down from full time ministry.

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Discovery: Skull of Goliath Found Near Jerusalem

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Skull of Goliath found killed by King David discovered in Jerusalem

This is how the story was, during the Bible times…the Philistine army had gathered for war against Israel. The two armies faced each other, camped for battle on opposite sides of a steep valley.

A Philistine giant measuring over nine feet and some inches tall and wearing full armor came out each day for forty days, mocking and challenging the Israelites to fight.

His name was Goliath. Saul, the King of Israel, and the whole army were terrified of Goliath.

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How Hypocrisy Has Overtaken Godliness During Lenten Season

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On Ash Wednesday Christians go to church to receive ash on their foreheads. It is often a day of fasting. The receiving of ashes has a long tradition in the Church.

Pope Francis, while celebrating Ash Wednesday at the Dominican-run Basilica of Santa Sabina in 2015, he described Lent as a journey of purification and penance – a movement that should bring one tearfully back to the loving arms of the merciful Father.

There could never have been a better time to preach this message but on Ash Wednesday, the day when all Christians walk around with the sign of the cross on their foreheads:
those two smudge-strokes of ash made by the fronds burned from the last Palm Sunday. It is to mark the beginning of Lent, which, some commentators argue, is equally, to mark the season of hypocrisy.     Continue reading How Hypocrisy Has Overtaken Godliness During Lenten Season

Why Catholics Observe Lent Uniquely

Last week on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, Catholics in Uganda, even around the world, observed Ash Wednesday which according to the Christian Calendar, always marks the beginning of a holy period of the year known as LENT.

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Pope Makes Historic Visit To Rome Anglican Church

Pope Francis attended a service at the All Saints’ Church in Rome on Sunday, February 26, becoming the first pontiff in history to visit an Anglican church in the Italian capital.

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President Roots For Religious Tolerance

President Yoweri Museveni has called upon Ugandans to be tolerant of each other’s religions.

The President who was speaking during an over night service held under the theme of ‘77 Days of Glory ’ at the Rubaga Miracle Centre Cathedral in Kampala last night cautioned the congregation about behaving like the Pharisees in the Bible who pretended to be very religious yet when they left the holy place, they were bad people at heart.

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Reviewer: Top Hollywood Movies That Rocked African Theaters This Year

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High school history teacher Grace Wesley (Melissa Joan Hart) comes under fire for answering a student’s (Hayley Orrantia) question about Jesus.
When Grace refuses to apologize, the school board votes to suspend her and threatens to revoke her teaching certificate.

President Museveni Attends Christmas Prayers In Ntungamo

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President Museveni and his wife, Janet jointly take a reading in Church during Christmas

The President of Uganda, Yoweri K. Museveni has called upon all Ugandans to take dominion over nature and fight drought through constant irrigation of their gardens.

President Museveni who attended Christmas prayers at Kyamate Church of Uganda in Ntungamo District alongside his wife, Janet Museveni, in his message to Ugandans emphasized that Man was created in God’s image and given dominion over nature. Continue reading President Museveni Attends Christmas Prayers In Ntungamo

President Museveni Gives Thanks For His Victories As Dr. Sserwadda Reaffirms He Ought To

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President Museveni Greets His Guests at the Thanksgiving Ceremony

The Statehouse Thanksgiving Day comes once after every year and on Friday, December 9, 2016 is when the latest version of the event was held in Entebbe Continue reading President Museveni Gives Thanks For His Victories As Dr. Sserwadda Reaffirms He Ought To

This Year The World’s Tallest Man Got Saved And Baptized!

This year has had some bad stuff – really really bad stuff! But it is only an ill wind that blows no good at all. Continue reading This Year The World’s Tallest Man Got Saved And Baptized!

Why Mischief Has Sharply Escalated In The Cells Of the Modern Day Christians

When you hear Church, what comes to mind is that you can rely on it. Parents encourage their kids to be close to Church because that means hope. It means discipline and chastity.

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Why Many Religions Are Such A Scare For New Members

To this day, Uganda boasts of a number of imported religions. Yet beside what are known to be the traditional denominations, as installed by the earliest missionaries, Uganda has since embraced a myriad of new forms of worship with their unique ways of worship – just not to say Continue reading Why Many Religions Are Such A Scare For New Members