17 Priests Storm Mass In Kaduna As Father Atungs Marks 10 Years Of Priesthood


By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna

Friends, family, colleagues and parishioners from far and near converged on the Queen of Apostles Catholic Church, Kakuri, Kaduna to mark the 10th year Priestly Ordination Anniversary  of Reverend Father George Atungs.

reverend Father George (middle) flanked by his parents, Mr and Mrs Atungs during his 10th Priesthood anniversary.

The event which took place on Thursday September 9, 2021, also attracted several senior clergy men.
All together, our correspondent sighted 17 Reverend Fathers who came in from all over Nigeria.

Reverend Father George during his Thanksgiving

Reverend Father Philip Mugu from Kafanchan Diocese in his sermon, urged the celebrant to always trust in God and remain committed to his calling as a Priest.
“It is better to die for the Gospel than to die for nothing,” he admonished.
He prayed to God to bless Father George abundantly and thanked his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Atungs for giving him to church.

After the mass which began by 4pm and ended around 5:57pm,  guests were treated to a lavish reception.

Some guests at the reception
Some guests at the reception

Reverend Father George Atungs was born on March 19, 1982.
He was ordained on June 30, 2011 and has worked in several parishes within Kaduna since then.


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