Great joy in Diocese of Warri as Bishop Ide, gave out his only daughter in marriage

Great joy in Diocese of Warri as Bishop Ide, gave out his only daughter in marriage

Tues 28th may/1st June 2024 were two remarkable days to remember as the Bishop of the Diocese of Warri, (Anglican Communion), his lordship, Rt. Revd and Mrs C. E Ide, JP Joyfully gave their only Daughter, Christabel Ide to Meshack Enemanya in traditional Marriage at the Bishopcourt, Warri and Wedding at St. Stephens Anglican church off Jakpa road Effurun.

It was a colourful and well attended ceremony with the creme de la cream of the Society, Delta state and beyond.
Royal father’s including the Orodje of Okpe, the Bishop’s King were  in Attendance for both days.
Top Government Functionaries with the representatives of the past and present Governors  were also in Attendance.

Most Interestingly, it was a colourful Episcopal Service with the presence of the Archbishop/Bishops of Bendel province in Attendance.
The house of Clergy/ Wives were not left out.

It was all Pop and Pageantry as Guests were treated to a tasteful and lavish reception held at the Land of rest and New things N.P.A  express road off Chevron clinic Road Edjeba Warri.
All thanks to God Almighty for Making this Union a  reality. And thanks to those who worked tirelessly behind the scene, to make it a Success, may God bless you all abundantly..
We wish the Newly wedded Couple a Blissful and Happy Married life.

Bishop Ide appoints Canon Iyomih as Chairman, Agbon South Archdeaconry

Bishop Ide appoints Canon Iyomih as Chairman, Agbon South Archdeaconry

His lordship, the Rt Rev’d C E Ide, JP has appointed Canon Dr Benson Iyomih as the Chairman of Agbon South Archdeaconry and Vicar, St Luke’s Church, Kokori.

This came after the retirement of the Ven. Stanley Jehian, who was the Archdeacon of Agbon South Archdeaconry and Vicar, St. Luke’s Church, Kokori in January – but was granted an extension till June, 2024.  

At the Diocesan Clergy Bible study, held at Allsaints Church, Jefia, his lordship made the pronouncement of the appointment and transfer of the Canon Residential,  from the Cathedral Church of St Andrew, to fill in the vacant position as Archdeaconry Chairman and Vicar.

May God bless his ministry.

Synod 2024 Begin in grand style

Synod 2024 Begin in grand style

St Luke’s Church was agog as the third Session of the Fourteenth Synod kicked off with the Diocesan Board meeting, presided over by the Diocesan and President of Synod, His lordship, the Rt Rev’d C E Ide, JP. In attendance were our beloved mother in Israel, Mrs Patience O. E. Ide, the Chancellor, Justice Z Smith and the legal team, Diocesan Officials, Clergy and Laity.

Overcoming requires complete dependence on God’s directions, for a purposeful living, for fulfilment and strength – Bp Ide

Synod theme
His lordship announced that the theme and text for the Synod is *Overcoming: The birthright of Christians (1 John 5:5).

This shall be fully explored in the sermons, bible studies and in the the Bishop’s Charge.

Highlights of the Board included the presentation of various reports, which were duly discussed.
His lordship called for prayers about the Igbudu land, which is still in court.

Decision was taken on how to sponsor more of our youths to the Joshua Generation International Youth Conference, as its impact have been tremendous.

His lordship also announced his daughter’s wedding coming up June 1, 2024,

To round off the events of the day, the lord Bishop announced it was the Chancellor’s birthday, today. He led the board to sing for him. A cake was presented in his honour with refreshments distributed to all. After which the Ven. Friday Ejemrae, was asked to pray for him.