Accra( G/A) 13th April, ACT News- Preparations are far advanced to bid the mother of the National President, Mr. Emmanuel Dogozdi fare well in Accra.
Mrs. Lydia Logosu-Dogozi died some few weeks ago after a short illness in Accra.
Final Funeral Rites :
The National Patron of ACT, Most Rev. Bonaventure John Kwofie, the National Council of ACT , the National Executive Committee Members, Catholic Archdiocesan ACT of Accra and the entire membership of the ACT-Ghana wish to invite you to mourn with our national president as he prepares to bury his dear mother.
Mampong (Ash)March 10, Preparations are far advanced for the re-dedication of St Paul’s Catholic Cathedral at Asante Mampong on 20th March, 2021 by Most Rev. Joseph Osei-Bonsu, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Konongo-Mampong in the Ashanti Region.
Parishes and Rectorates are to delegate few members to attend such important ceremony as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic situation.The Covid-19 protocols would be strictly observed at the ceremony.
Act-Event :The National Executive Committee of the Association of Catholic Teachers – Ghana has declared a week long prayer session for the Speedy Recovery of Most Rev John Bonaventure Kwofie, Episcopal Chairman for Education and National Spiritual Director of the Association following the announcement of his illness recently.
The prayer session has been categorised into two. The Association is urging all members in the country to embark on private rosary prayers once each day and also pray the Divine Mercy prayer preferably at 3pm each day during the prayer week.. Starting Sunday 16th August to Sunday 23rd August 2020.
The Association will also have nationwide virtual prayer session on Sunday 23rd, August, 2020 afternoon (time to be communicated later) to end the week long prayer session for the Speedy Recovery of the Archbishop.
The prayer topics would focus on good health, strength and speedy recovery as well as the God’s blessings.
Members are also pray for the team of medical professionals taking care of him for God to give them the wisdom and the spirit of dedication to take good care of him.
The Association appeals to all its branches in the country to request Mass intention for the Speedy Recovery and also to thank God for the life of the National Spiritual Director of the Association on Sunday 16th August and Sunday 23rd August, 2020 respectively.
Priests who are teachers are also to say a prayer for him throughout the week especially during Mass celebrations either public or private
We are aware that he is responding to treatment and we hope and pray that God will hear our prayers and heal him for us.
The National Executive Committee of the Association of Catholic Teachers has declared a week long prayer session for the Speedy Recovery of Most Rev John Bonaventure Kwofie, Episcopal Chairman for Education and ACT National Patron and Spiritual Director.
The NEC made this declaration during their last virtual meeting
The meeting also outlined new procedure for the registration of the Association members nationwide.
Read the full outcome of the meeting :
WE ARE REGISTERING ALL MEMBERS OF ACT IN OUR NEW DATABASE SYSTEM : THE INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS SHALL BE REGISTERED BY THEIR RESPECTIVE DIOCESAN OFFICERS WHO HAVE BEEN ACCREDITED TO DO So. IN VIEW OF THAT MEMBERS ARE TO CONTACT THEIR DIOCESAN OFFICERS FOR THE REGISTRATION TO BE DONE FOR THEM
THE INFORMATION REQUIRED FOR THE REGISTRATION WILL BE OUT SOON.
PROPOSED DATE FOR THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE REGISTRATION IS 25TH AUGUST, 2020 AND TO END ON 25TH NOVEMBER 2020.
NB THE REGISTRATION PORTAL WILL BE ACTIVATED TWICE EACH YEAR. JANUARY TO MARCH AND AUGUST TO NOVEMBER EACH YEAR.
AUGUST 16 TO 26, 2020 HAS BEEN DECLARED AS A PRAYER WEEK FOR THE SPEEDY RECOVERY OF MOST. REV. JOHN BONAVENTURE KOFIE, EPISCOPAL CHAIRMAN OF EDUCATION, ACT PATRON AND ARCHBISHOP OF ACCRA CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE
NB EACH ACT MEMBER IS TO SAY THE ROSARY EACH EVENING FOR THE ARCHBISHOP
EACH MEMBER IS TO PRAY THE DIVINE MERCY PRAYER PREFERABLY AT 3PM EACH DAY OF THE WEEK FOR HIM.
ON SUNDAY 26TH AUGUST 2020, WE WILL HAVE A VIRTUAL ACT PRAYER SESSION FOR HIM.
DETAILS WILL BE COMMUNICATED LATER.
WE DO ENTREAT EACH MEMBER OF ACT TO ACTIVELY PART TAKE IN THIS PROGRAMME. THANKS
ACT- Ghana invites you to it’s 1st ZOOM meeting use the link below to join the meeting on Sunday. Don’t missed it. members are encouraged to participate fully. https://us04web.zoom.us/j/7747951884?pwd=OHNjNDRvSlcybk85U1hiMjBxR25qZz09 Steps to follow download Zoom meeting app from your play store and install, sing up.
PROGRAM OUTLINE FOR 1ST ZOOM MEETING
1. Opening Prayer – by National Vice President Bro Francis 2. Introduction and purpose of the meeting – by National President Bro Dogodzi 3. Introduction of resource person – by National Coordinator Bro Baafi 4. Talk by resource person – Mr Christian Addai Poku 5. Question Time – by moderators 6. Summary of the proceedings – by National Coordinator Bro Baafi 7. Vote of thanks – by National Co-Opted member Sis Cynthia 8. Closing Prayer – by any member of the house Moderators – – National Coordinator Bro Baafi and National Vice Secretary Sis Rita Ndonib
The Executives of the Association of Catholic Teachers (ACT), Accra Archdiocese invites all Teachers who are Catholics working in both Public and Private Basic Schools, Senior High schools, Technical and Vocational institutions, Tertiary institutions, Retirees, those in Education offices to a general meeting.
Date : Saturday January 25th, 2020.
Time : 9am prompt
Venue : St. Thomas Aquinas Senior High School, Cantonment Accra
INVITATION TO DIOCESAN GENERAL MEETING
Grace and peace of our Lord Jesus be with you.
We humbly write officially inviting two (2) representatives of Catholic Teachers preferably Chairman and Secretary (if available) from each parish within the Keta-Akatsi Diocese to attend this year’s first General Meeting of the Association scheduled as follows;
Date: 18th January, 2020
Venue: Christ the King Cathedral, Akatsi
The agenda for the meeting includes;
2020 Action Plan
Diocesan Conference and 25th Anniversary of the Diocese issues
We hope our humble invitation would be honored as we appreciate your efforts and counting on your usual cooperation.
KUADE BELIEVER FRANK
EMMANUEL D.K. AMEKAH
The Bishop, Keta- Akatsi Diocese.
Director of Education, Keta- Akatsi Diocese
Catholic Education Unit, Keta – Akatsi Diocese
All Parish Priests, Keta- Akatsi Diocese
ACT! … NOW, WE LIVE TO TEACH…..
FOR THE SAKE OF CHRIST