Parents presenting their daughters to the church and the Congregation through Mother Germaine Ocansey, HHCJ, Superior General.
On 17th of August, 2022, 19 Novices made their first Profession of religious vows in the Congregation of the Handmaids of the Holy Child Jesus. this took place at St. Bernadette Catholic Cathedral, Ogoja in Cross River State-Nigeria.
30 Pre-novices about to be received as first year novices of the Congregation of the Handmaids of the Holy Child Jesus. There was one Kenyan, two Cameroonians and twenty seven Nigerians. this took place on the 16th of August, 2022 at Kakwagon in Cross River State.
The 8th Provincial Chapter of the North Western Province of the congregation of the handmaids of the Holy Child Jesus was officially opened with Holy Mass on Saturday, 24th September, 2022.
Theme: Synodality in the Life, Vision and Mission of the Handmaids in the 21st Century.
Some pictures from the Opening Mass
At the end of the Provincial Chapter, the following Sisters were elected as the new leaders for the next three years.
New Provincial team in order of office from left: Sr. Jane Onyeneri, Sr. Cornelian Nwefor, Sr. Mary Okolo, Sr. Mary Elizabeth Adedeji and Sr. Anthonia Uche Onuegbu
The National Secretariat and Renewal Center of Conference of Major Superiors of Nigeria (CMSN) will offer Seminar/Conference facilities, serve for Spiritual Retreats and Prayer Religious Community, for Contemplation and Relaxation, etc.
The Committee educates young people on the hazards of being lured to abroad for greener pastures and the hazards in traveling around the country and other parts of the world for prostitution; to address other social issues that affect women and children, etc.
The Institute trains those who may be appointed to be in-charge of religious and priestly formation. It facilitiates the integral formation of participants rooted in the internationalization of Christian and human values to help them be effective formators.
The National Renewal Centre (NRC) invites you to come, pray, relax and enjoy yourself. It is located at Iva Valley, Enugu and offers facilities for Retreats, Seminars, Workshops, Conferences, Lodging, Halls, Holidays, Meetings as well as Catering Services.