Archbishop\’s Desk – 1st December

Augustine University (AUI) offers Prelim Studies: Having obtained her Permanent License, the Augustine University, in collaboration with the Government Body responsible for Preliminary Studies in Nigeria, would soon be offering opportunities for Prelim Studies to students who are preparing to enter University. This opportunity is for young people who sat for JAMB Exam but did not secure admission or those who are awaiting their results. The advantage for those who do the Preliminary Studies is that they will be able to go on straight to 200 level of their Course of choice in the university. For more information about this, interested persons should contact the University, the University website or the Directorate of Education.

Archdiocesan Novena for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception: There shall be a Novena in preparation for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception at the Archdiocesan Marian Shrine, Maryland:
Date: 30th November- 8th December, 2018.
Solemnity: December 9th, 2019.
Theme: As a mother comforts her child, so will I comfort you (Is 66:10-14) Venue: Archdiocesan Marian Shrine, Maryland.
Time: 4:30 pm daily


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