Diaconate Ordinations of five Redemptorists in the Vice-Province of Nigeria


(Nigeria) The Redemptorist Vice-Province of Nigeria had the joy of celebrating the ordination to Diaconate of five confreres on Saturday 26th September, 2020. Archbishop Gabriel Leke Abegurin, the Archbishop of Ibadan Archdiocese presided over the simple but beautiful ceremony at the Liguori house chapel amidst a limited number of priests, deacons Religious friends and family members.

The brothers were ordained on the feast of Blessed Gasper Stanggassinger, a Redemptorist priest!

(From right to left) Rev. Imonisa Henry Ejiro C.Ss.R, Rev. Onyia Patrick Nnaemeka C.Ss.R, Rev. Ekezie Kingsley Chiemeka C.Ss.R, Rev. Adu Benedict Temitope C.Ss.R, and Rev. Onyeno Peter Chijioke C.Ss.R,

We rejoice with and pray for;

  1. Dn. Imonisa, Henry Ejiro, CSsR
  2. Dn. Onyia, Patrick Nnaemeka, CSsR
  3. Dn. Adu, Benedict Temitope, CSsR
  4. Dn. Onyeno, Peter Chijioke, CSsR
  5. Dn. Ekezie, Kingsley Chiemeka, CSsR

May the prayers of Our Mother of Perpetual Help, of Blessed Gasper Stanggassinger and all Redemptorist Saints and blessed assist them in their service at the holy altar of God! Amen

Hyacinth Agomuoh C.Ss.R.