Shell Nigeria Yudala
Nigerian consecrated Bishop in UK

By News Express on 18/03/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 303

•Bishop Woyin Karowei Dorgu.
•Bishop Woyin Karowei Dorgu.

It was all praying and celebration when Nigerian-born Dr Woyin Karowei Dorgu, appointed early in the year by the Queen of England, was consecrated as the new Bishop of Woolwich.

In a packed and joyful service on Friday, the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Revd Justin Welby, presided at the consecration and the Archbishop of York, the Most Revd Dr John Sentamu, preached the sermon.

Dr Dorgu, until recently vicar of St John’s Upper Holloway, succeeds Rt Revd Michael Ipgrave who served as Bishop of Woolwich between 2012 and 2016.

Civic representatives attending the service included Mayor of Southwark Cllr Kath Whittam and council leader Cllr Peter John.

Bishop Karowei said: “I am pleased and privileged to be coming to work and share with the people of the Woolwich area and of Southwark diocese.

“In the first few weeks and months I want to visit the parishes and get to know the priests and people of the area as we begin to share our faith and lives with each other and to consider how best to be God’s people in this time and this place.

“Mosun and I are delighted to be part of the vibrant community that is South London and look forward to spending time with all those amongst whom we live and work.”

The Bishop of Southwark, the Rt Revd Christopher Chessun, said: “I am glad to welcome Bishop Karowei into the Southwark Episcopal team and wider diocese as he becomes Bishop of Woolwich.

“His love of our Lord and joyful Gospel witness will be a great blessing to us all and especially to the parishes and people of the Woolwich Episcopal Area.” (NAN)

Source News Express

Posted 18/03/2017 3:27:42 PM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

 

You may also like...
Fashola unveils 13-point agenda to revive power sector...

NEMA relocates IDPs to new camps in Borno...

All local governments in Borno – except 3...

FG sues for peace over delayed payment of...

Aviation Ministry to ensure full implementation of accident...

RIGHTSView: RICH DADS AND POOR KIDS OF NIGERIA...

Emir’s son arrested over bomb scare

Ex-Borno Governor, Modu Sheriff, surrenders to EFCC

Govs, lawmakers, judges are all corrupt, declares ex-ICPC...

Early morning fire razes 80 houses in Lagos...

Saraki’s appeal stalled

Negotiator opens up on ordeal of abducted Chibok...

 

Latest News Fire outbreak at Women Centre Abuja Expert advocates more measures to curb tuberculosis Weatherman predicts sunshine, clouds and thunderstorm today Polio Eradication: Plateau begins interstate border immunisation Akwa Ibom keys into civil servants housing scheme Miyetti advises herdsmen against grazing on farms ICPC dismisses allegations against Aregbesola NCAA fines airline N9.5m for airspace violation Yobe recruits 17 foreign doctors Investments in Lekki free trade zone hits N100bn Don’t use Paris Club Refund to pay salaries — Peter Obi •Advocates compulsory saving of 10% of oil revenue Senate probes Customs over N4 trillion revenue loss

 

Most Read Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (234,943 views) NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (213,464 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (177,475 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (161,988 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (150,854 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (133,324 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (116,607 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (115,656 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (103,244 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (100,326 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (98,757 views) APC cries foul as PDP’s Fayose takes early lead in Ekiti governorship election (93,421 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (27) Business (2,497) Business Verdict (14) Columnists (656) Complaints & Requests (82) Enterprise & Opportunities (142) Entertainment (292) Features (410) Global Business Monitor (144) International (1,312) Interviews (116) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (48) News (22,738) Opinion (663) Pidgin (8) Politics (3,627) Religion (493) Sports (1,246) Stock Watch (15) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

JAMB Sale of 2016/2017 UTME/DE applications

 

CBN Advert

 

Mohammed Anas thanks 'wife and girlfriend' (full interview)

 

APO Newsbreak logo

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement



 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!