Palm Sunday: Clerics counsel Christians on love, unity

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Rev. Cannon Okey Obodozie of the Saint Mary’s Anglican Church,Lagos, has urged Christians to show love to one another and live in unity as exhibited by Jesus Christ.

Palm Sunday: Clerics counsel Christians on love, unity
Palm Sunday: Clerics counsel Christians on love, unity

Obodozie, in an interview with newsmen on Sunday in Lagos,  urged Nigerians to reconcile themselves with God and their neighbours during and after Lent.

According to him, Palm Sunday marks the beginning of the Holy Week,  adding that Jesus Christ’s  display of  humility and selfless service when he died on the cross is for the salvation of mankind.

“Palm Sunday is the beginning of the most holy of the sublime week of the Christendom, because it contains the three most important days in the life of the church.

“Palm Sunday introduces Holy Thursday, institution of priesthood; institution of the Eucharist the body of Christ, Good Friday is the suffering; Jesus Christ died and resurrected on Sunday, Easter.

“During the Lenten period, we have been…



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