Catechetical Commission

This Commission is responsible for the training of Catechists, and organizes courses for them; it co-ordinates their affairs and looks into their problems. It also oversees allactivities in the area of Catechesis. In concrete terms, itdoes the followings:

i. Ensures the implementation of the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults in the Diocese.

ii. Studies the best ways to approach and guide the teaching of Christian Doctrine in the present educational set up, with special reference to teaching religion in schools, homes and parishes.

iii. Establishes the CCD in all parishes and out-stations.

iv. Studies and implements modern catechetical techniques and integrate them into the catechetical procedures of the various stages of the catechumenate.

v. Studies the problem created by Scripture Union (S. U.) and allied societies and finds solutions to them.

vi. Organizes discussions with Catholic Parents and examine the roles of the Parent/Teachers Associations in the schools.

S/No. Members Portfolio
1 Fr. Michael I. Ngwu Chairperson
2 Mr. M. Onu Member
3 Dr. Marcel Ugwu Member
4 Nze Damian Chukwu Member
5 Mr. Anselm Okoye Member
6 Mr. Cletus Ndubisi Member
7 Mr. Charles Ibeyinwa Member
8 Mr. Matthew Egbo Member
9 Mr. Joseph Chivu Member
10 Mr. Louis Aniowo Member
11 Mrs Helen Ugwu Member
12 Mrs. Christiana Nwafor Member
13 Mrs. Mary Dorathy Agbo Member
14 President, Diocesan C.C.D. Member
15 Presidents, Deanery C.C.D. Member


Dear People of God,

In the wake of the suspension of public masses as a result of the Coronavirus crises, His Lordship Most Rev Callistus VC Onaga has undertaken to sponsor the live transmission of our key liturgical activities in some select electronic media channels to facilitate the participation of especially our lay faithful as they stay at home this period.

Below are the details of the programmes:

1. Thursday 9th April:

Chrism Mass: Time:10 am
Mass of the Lord’s Super. Time: 5-6 pm

2. Saturday 11th April:

Easter vigil Mass. Time: 9-10 pm

3. Sunday 12th April:

Easter Sunday Mass. Time 10- 11am

Except for the Chrism Mass which would be broadcast ONLY on Gouni Radio 106.9 FM , the rest of the Programmes would be broadcast live on the following channels:

1. Dream 92.5 FM

2. Radio Nigeria Coal City 92.9 FM

3. Gouni Radio 106.9 FM

In addition to these, there would also be live streaming of ALL the listed liturgical programmes via the official Facebook page of the Catholic Diocese of Enugu.

Please do avail yourselves of the opportunity to participate in our Easter Triduum liturgies via any of these channels.

Rev Fr Benjamin Achi
Director of Social Communications