Identical twins, Rev. Fr. Francis Arinzechukwu Offiah and Rev. Fr. Cornelius Nzubechukwu Offiah were ordained Catholic Priests in Anambra on Saturday.
The young priests celebrated their First Solemn Mass of Thanksgiving on Sunday at the St. Patrick’s Catholic Church Aguluezigbo, Anambra State and a Grand Reception following their successful ordination by the Bishop of Nnewi Diocese, Most Rev. Dr. Hillary Odili Okeke.
Senator Victor Umeh, who attended the event, described it as “uncommon and bequeathing grace and happiness to the Christian community”
He expressed optimism that with the resoluteness with which the identical twins gave their lives in the service of God as Catholic priests, they would be devoted to their priestly calling and achieve greatness thereoff.