As an important part of its visit to Nigeria from 28th January till 1st February 2022, officials from the World Council of Churches WCC will be guests of the Celica Church of Christ Worldwide under the leadership of His Holiness Revd. Dr. Emmanuel Adetunji Adeonigbagbe.
According to a statement signed by a WCC Stalwart, Revd. Dr Simon Benjamin… the purpose of the visit to Celica “is to learn first-hand about the life, witness, struggles, joys and hopes of the church as well as to share information about the WCC.
During the visit, the WCC delegation would by His Grace meet with the church leadership, other officials and representatives of different church groups. The visit will enable the delegates to learn, amongst others, about the priorities of the church, its mission and diaconia, evangelism, participation of women in the church life, issues on justice, peace and human rights, interreligious dialogue, social and moral issues, education and formation.
The visit will also enable the WCC to rub minds with the Celica leadership on the history, structure and theology of the World Council of Churches