Tag: bible

YNaijaJuly 25, 2023

Emefiele Arrives Federal High Court Clutching Bible for Firearms Allegations Hearing, Pleads ‘Not Guilty’

Godwin Emefiele, the suspended governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), made a notable entrance at the federal high ...

Bolu AkindeleFebruary 17, 2018

[The Church Blog] The Christian Association of Nigeria didn’t address the tithing issue and we should be bothered

Now that the tension on the tithing issue has subsided, this is the perfect time to bring this up. By ...

Bolu AkindeleFebruary 12, 2018

[The Church Blog] Leke Alder’s Illuminare answers the tough questions of faith that we’ve always had

We all have questions. The tough, hard,  seemingly unanswerable questions of faith. In previous years, asking critical questions on faith ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 29, 2017

Albert Afeso Akanbi: The Koran vs The Holy Bible — Which is the truth?

I am a Christian, yes. However, even though it should, this fact has no bearing whatsoever on the writing of ...

EditorOctober 27, 2017

[The Church Blog] Thread: Twitter users shed light on their favourite Bible characters

It’s always a delightful scene when faith-related conversations take over the timeline on Twitter. Earlier this week, Twitter user, Tribe ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 15, 2017

Opinion: The truth about Egypt your Sunday school teacher left out

by Kehinde Oluwatosin My earliest encounter with the nation Egypt was not in the subject geography, not on the pages ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 30, 2017

Has Evans the kidnap kingpin truly repented?

A group of Christians from a Church who were on a routine visit to Kirikiri prison in Lagos, on a Sunday, met ...

EditorAugust 2, 2017

[The Church Blog] The Bible is not the word or voice of God

by Ayomipo Edinger The Bible is not the word of God. It is not the voice of God either. No, ...

AzeezJuly 8, 2017

I am the man to watch in this generation – Fayose

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose has said Joshua 9:17 is the source of his power. Fayose said this while speaking ...

Op-ed EditorJune 25, 2017

Tunde Leye: “Touch not my anointed” is one of the most abused scriptures in Nigerian christianity

by Tunde Leye I wrote this a while ago, but with recent events like the videos of Pastor Ashimolowo that ...

EditorMay 25, 2017

[The Church Blog] That time Abraham and Sarah tried to be “woke”

If you’ve ever been indoctrinated into the thought process that “wokeness” is a new generation concept, trust me, you’ve been ...

Op-ed EditorApril 30, 2017

The Thread: God does not grant long life – Muslims and Christians debate

There’s a lot to be said for people who jump on other people’s tweets and cause drama where there should ...

EditorApril 2, 2017

The Church Blog: Word for the week

Word for the week is: God will definitely pick up your calls. In other words, God will answer your prayers ...

EditorMarch 28, 2017

The Church Blog: Why I go to Church on Sundays

by Abayomi G. Omotayo Since I was born and now I am growing older, I have never seen the Lord ...

EditorMarch 26, 2017

[The Church Blog] Word for the week: God bless your hustle

Word For The Week is… GOD BLESS YOUR HUSTLE This is not just a finely coined word on the street ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 2, 2017

Corruption can be solved if politicians swear with deities – Okorocha

by Dolapo Adelana Imo Governor Rochas Okorocha says corruption can be stemmed if politicians  are made to swear with a deity ...

AzeezJanuary 27, 2017

The Bible did not condemn prostitution – Ghanaian pastor

Ghanaian marriage counselor, Rev. Cyril George Lutterodt has said the bible does not condemn prostitution. In a chat with OKAY ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 15, 2017

Opinion: Every theological law was purposely designed to be broken

by Nimi Princewill Error-free compliance to the law was certainly never intended for humans! Even in Heaven (the Christians’ famous ...

SolaDecember 18, 2016

Nigerian boy publicly destroys his Bible, declares hate for Christianity (photos)

A Nigerian Facebook user, Udummiri Nwakalu, recently did the unthinkable by tearing his Bible. He further shared photos of the torn ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 21, 2016

Opinion: It’s time to outlaw ‘jungle justice’ in Nigeria

by Tony Ogunlowo For as long as one can remember there has always been ‘jungle justice’ in Nigeria. All it takes ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 6, 2016

Femi Aribisala: God blesses us with trouble

by Femi Aribisala The good of God only comes after something bad happens.  God does not make the good out ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 6, 2016

The Thread: God’s love never dies

@DamiOludumila has expounded on another character in the Bible. This time, it’s John the beloved. If you missed her thread on ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 4, 2016

The Thread: Why did God love David so?

In scripture, David is referred to as a man after God’s heart. This declaration about David was made by God ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 11, 2016

Peregrino Brimah: Mr. President, Nigeria is being closed up and closed out

by Peregrino Brimah  Those who know me know of my aggressive campaign against the Goodluck Jonathan corrupt government and my ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 9, 2016

Opinion: A biblical reflection on divorce (Pt. 3)

by Gideon Odoma Marriage is God’s, not our idea. The implication is, for us to be right in our conception ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 9, 2016

Femi Aribisala: The Bible is not infallible (Pt. 2)

by Femi Aribisala Instead of telling the earth to stand still in order to extend daylight, Joshua ignorantly commanded the ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 2, 2016

Opinion: A biblical reflection on divorce (Pt. 2)

by Gideon Odoma — INTRODUCTION As Christians, the bible is our guide to the mind and will of God on ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 2, 2016

Opinion: A biblical reflection on divorce

by Gideon Odoma INTRODUCTION Talking about divorce is a most delicate enterprise. A hush — sometimes vacuous but usually uneasy ...

Isime EseneOctober 2, 2016

Femi Aribisala: No, God will not burn anyone in a fiery hell for eternity

“His anger is but for a moment, his favour is for life.” (Psalm 30:5). When some Samaritans refused to allow ...

Isime EseneSeptember 18, 2016

Femi Aribisala: The false statements present in the Bible

The bible is full of simplistic statements masquerading as God-given theological doctrines. Many of them are naïve and palpably false. ...

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