Rise up to responsibilities and be useful… Parish priest tells youth..!

The parish priest of St Anthony Catholic Church kisi,Irepo LG Area of Oyo state Rev Fr. Sylvester Odurinde has come out to admonish the youths in the parish to rise up to expectations.

In his speech to the youths of St Anthony Catholic Church after mass on world communications day, 13th May 2018 expressed dis-satisfaction on their attitudes saying that they were not active as he met them, he also said that as youths, responsibilities when handled diligently makes us good leaders, and one major problem in the world today especially in our country Nigeria is the issue of leadership.

Rev. Fr. Sylvester Odurinde encouraged the youths to be vigilant because the adversary is not sleeping and he (Devil) can use us as youths to communicate bad attitude to others, furthermore, he scolded and advised the youths to always stay out of drugs such as cocaine, marijuana, Indian hemp, amongst others, also our dressing habits must be good so as not to fall victims of circumstances or taken for a rogue which we are not.

He urged everyone to be the change they desire and as law abiding citizens, we should get our PVC, and we should always obey laws and orders because the Catholic Church has always been known for her discipline and good moral values.

Finally, let us in the oneness of spirit cultivate and communicate good principles of morals and ethical values as Catholic youths, be upright and rise up to responsibilities and expectations..!


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