A roundup of the latest news and analysis on matters of faith and religion in Africa,  Nigeria and the world, with stories from codewit.com and Nigeria News

Religion

The Gospel of Materialism – Nigerian Pentecostalism and Hypocrisy

It is perhaps pertinent at this stage of our history, at this turn of our political and socio-economic life, while searching for lasting solutions to our myriad national problems, to take a look at the contributory factors induced by religion. My focus is on our modern day version of Christianity, Pentecostalism, which seems to be […]

Religion

The Gospel of Materialism – Nigerian Pentecostalism and Hypocrisy

It is perhaps pertinent at this stage of our history, at this turn of our political and socio-economic life, while searching for lasting solutions to our myriad national problems, to take a look at the contributory factors induced by religion. My focus is on our modern day version of Christianity, Pentecostalism, which seems to be […]

Religion

The Self-actualization of the Individual

  An Expose of Dialectical Existentialism: The Self-actualization of the Individual Inherent in the vast array of philosophical systems is the idea of a paradigm shift according to Thomas Kuhn. The evolution of a particular paradigm and its inadequacies brings about crisis and then emerge revolution to give rise to a new paradigm. There is […]

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Religion

The Self-actualization of the Individual

  An Expose of Dialectical Existentialism: The Self-actualization of the Individual Inherent in the vast array of philosophical systems is the idea of a paradigm shift according to Thomas Kuhn. The evolution of a particular paradigm and its inadequacies brings about crisis and then emerge revolution to give rise to a new paradigm. There is […]

Religion

CHRIS OYAKHILOME AND MIRACLE SCANDAL IN SOUTH AFRICA

A report in  the South African newspaper, the Sowetan reveals the deception, fraud, manipulation and exploitation underlying the miracle claims of  penticostal churches   In April, a South African newspaper the Sowetan, published a report revealing the deception, fraud, manipulation and exploitation underlying the miracle claims of the Nigerian televangelist, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome and his […]

Religion

CHRIS OYAKHILOME AND MIRACLE SCANDAL IN SOUTH AFRICA

A report in  the South African newspaper, the Sowetan reveals the deception, fraud, manipulation and exploitation underlying the miracle claims of  penticostal churches   In April, a South African newspaper the Sowetan, published a report revealing the deception, fraud, manipulation and exploitation underlying the miracle claims of the Nigerian televangelist, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome and his […]