Pontifical Mission Works Commission

The Commission shall:
i. Study and propagate the four arms of the Pontifical Mission Works Societies, namely:
• Society for the Propagation of Faith
• Society of St. Peter the Apostle
• Society for the Missionary Childhood
• Pontifical Missionary Union of the Clergy and Religious

ii. Organize parishes for effective mobilization of fund on behalf of the different societies for the pontiff.

iii. Seek effective ways of promoting works and projects of the Society of the Holy Childhood.

iv. Promote and foster the ability of the Church to give children a sense of direction in their faith-life by:
• Arranging for seminars and crusades for children on parish and diocesan levels
• Ensuring that yearly retreats are organized for children at parish and diocesan levels
• Developing avenues through which children can have and develop a sense of belonging in the Church
• Developing avenues for enhancing God-given talents in children

v. Acquaint themselves with directives of the Pontifical Mission Works on children and seek to realize them in the concrete situation of our diocese.

vi. Propose through the Diocesan Project Director, projects for the welfare of children and the Propagation of Faith.

S/No. Name Portfolio
1 Fr. Chukwuma Innocent Nnajike Chairperson
2 Fr. Dominic Alua PMU Co-ordinator
3 Sr. Mary Elizabeth Obiakor, DDL HLA Co-ordinator
4 Lady Philomena Onyia Member
5 Sr. Mary Okoko Member
6 Ms. Nnedimma Obieze Member
7 Mr. Cornelius Onyia Member
8 Mr. Kosisochukwu Onwuha 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