Most Rev. Ernest Obodo

Auxiliary Bishop of The Catholic Diocese of Enugu

Ernest Obodo (born October 24, 1966 in Awha-Imezi , Enugu , Nigeria ) is a Priest of the Catholic Diocese of Enugu, Nigeria and appointed auxiliary Bishop of Enugu …


Called to this Ministry to be Servants

Homily at the Golden Jubilee Celebration of the VERY REV. FR. DR. PAUL CHUKWULOLU EKOWA and Silver Jubilee Celebration of the 1992 Priestly Ordination set:  VERY REV. FRS AGU PASCHALIS ONOH ANSELM ONUIGBO DONATUS CHIME MICHAEL (NWATALARI CHRISTIAN & THEODORE...

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Homily at the burial of the late Mrs Grace Nechi Abonyi

Funeral Homily at the burial of the late Mrs Grace Nechi Abonyi, 12.04.2018  Your Excellency Most Rev….                                           Catholic Bishop of Bomadi Your Excellency, Most Rev. A.O Gbuji, Bishop Emeritus of Enugu Diocese Very Rev Fr Victor...

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I am going to prepare a place for you

BURIAL HOMILY THEME: I4:3 I am going to prepare a place for you Death is an everyday experience. We die and rise from the death. When we sleep and wake up, what an inexplicable experience. Our cells die and regenerate. There are about 6 billion cells in the human...

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John the Baptist: A Model for the Priest of Today.

  HOMILY AT FIRST MASS 10.12.2017 The theme of our reflection today is: John the Baptist: a model for the priest of today. My dear Brothers and Sisters, During the period of Advent, the Church, following the dictates of the Sacred Scripture invites us to prepare...

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God’s Image of the Human Person

Homily during my 50th Birthday Anniversary, Monday, 24.10.2016 at St Bernard Seminary Hostel Nchatancha LK 13: 10-17 THEME: GOD´S IMAGE OF THE HUMAN PERSON My dear sisters and brothers, In today´s gospel periscope, Jesus observed the difficulties of a woman who was a...

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Who is more important, the one who sits at the table or the one who serves? The one who sits at the table, of course. But not here! For I am among you as one who serves.

– Luke 22: 27

Upcoming Events

Episcopal Consecration 

The Episcopal Consecration of Rev. Msgr. E. A. Obodo as Auxiliary Bishop of Enugu. Date: AUGUST 31st 2018 Venue: St. Paul's Parish, Ozalla, Enugu

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Holy Mass

The first Episcopal Mass of Most Rev. Ernest Obodo. Date: September 2nd 2018 Venue: Holy Ghost Cathedral, Enugu. Time: 10:00 am Reception hosted by Enugu Deanery follows immediately after mass

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Letter to the Bishops regarding death penalty

Letter to the Bishops regarding the new revision of number 2267 of the Catechism of the Catholic Church on the death penalty, from the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, 02.08.2018   CONGREGATION FOR THE DOCTRINE OF THE FAITH Letter to the Bishops...

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Resignations and Appointments

Appointment of apostolic nuncio in El Salvador Appointment of coadjutor archbishop of Cambrai, France Appointment of auxiliary bishop of Enugu, Nigeria   Appointment of apostolic nuncio in El Salvador The Holy Father has appointed as apostolic nuncio in El...

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