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Members of the Episcopal Conference of Togo (CET)/ Credit: Episcopal Conference of Togo (CET)

Closure of Places of Worship “ignores psychological, spiritual realities”: Bishops in Togo

Oct 2, 2021

A recent decision to close places of worship amid a surge in COVID-19 cases in Togo did not take into consideration psychological, social and spiritual realities, Catholic Bishops in the West African nation have said.

Archbishop Alfred Adewale Martins of Lagos Archdiocese.

Four Months “of spiritual, emotional difficulty, the Lord by our side”: Nigerian Prelate

Aug 7, 2020

As the people of God in Nigeria’s Archdiocese of Lagos look forward to resuming public worship on Sunday, August 9, the Local Ordinary of the Archdiocese has, in a statement, described the last four months as “a period of spiritual, emotional and material difficulty” amid the conviction that the Lord “was by our side.”