During the last Plenary Meeting of the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) in Abuja, the Bishops of the Igbo speaking Dioceses led by His Grace, Most Rev. Valerian Okeke, Archbishop of Onitsha, invited Dr. Jude Nnam (Ancestor) to a meeting where they explained that there has been some changes made in the Proper of the Mass in Igbo language. Ancestor was therefore, assigned to compose a new Proper of the Mass in Igbo, taking cognizance of the changes.
Choirs down East of the Niger has been instructed to switch to the new Mass Proper by PENTECOST SUNDAY.
Ancestor has finished the work, so, WATCH THIS SPACE FOR THE COMPOSITIONS.
Ajah nke elu Obe na Ajah nke Alter bu otu ihe
Maka n’ obu Kristi n’a onwe ya
Bu onye nchuaja na ihe eji-achu ya.
N’ elu obe O na-agba mme,
mana Ugbua, n’ Alter di Ngozi,
Site n’Igbuko nd’ Ukochukwu
Onaghi agbazi mme.