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Mixed reactions as photos from a Catholic church in Abuja celebrating mass using African cultural items surface online



St. Luke’s Parish Catholic Church, Abuja, lately held a cultural mass, and this has stirred blended reactions from Christians on social media.

In the course of the occasion, younger males who adopted the monks to the altar have been wearing white singlets with a wrapper tied round their waists. The women additionally tied wrappers round their waists and chests and had some beads on their arms, legs, and neck.

In photographs from the occasion that surfaced on-line, a few of the parishioners who participated within the mass are seen carrying calabashes and having on their our bodies white chalk dots, typical of “herbalists” in Nollywood motion pictures.

Nevertheless, whereas some Nigerians applauded the church for celebrating the African tradition even within the Christian religion, many others berated the parish.

Expressing their displeasure some Christians on Twitter opined that it’s unacceptable to combine African tradition with Christianity.

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