As a minister, you must seek the Lord to fulfill ministry.
- Bishop Olusola Odedeji
If any Pastor misses heaven, it is a double tragedy
- Bishop Olusola Odedeji
To fulfill ministry is a matter of choice.
- Bishop Olusola Odedeji
The Rt Revd Dr. James Olusola Odedeji at the 2nd Session of 7th Synod.
Lagos West Diocese at 20
Accept JESUS CHRIST today and you will be saved. Your spiritual life is our concern.
Aggressive Evangelism is our topmost priority
Our goal is to reach every nook and corner of Lagos West with the Gospel of our Lord JESUS CHRIST and prepare the nation for His second coming.
Pray ye the Lord to send labourers into the harvest (John 4:42).
Truimphant Convocation is an annual gathering of all parishioners of the Diocese of Lagos West for Divine visitation in the intervention of the affairs of His people for signs and wonders..
Diocesan Christian Mothers
Diocesan Christian Mothers comprise of Mothers Union, Women Guild and Boys/Girls and Ladies Guild led by Mrs Lydia Olukemi Odedeji.
Commissioning of Lay Readers
The Lord Bishop of the Diocese of Lagos West, the Rt. Revd. Dr. James Olusola Odedeji commisioning new Lay Readers at St John's Church, Iju-ishaga, Lagos.
Anglican Commnuion Brigades
The Anglican Communion Brigades of the Diocese added colour to the Jesus Festival..
Be a Convenant Seeder
Support Evangelism in the Diocese with your substances to plant Anglican Churches in every nook and corner of the Diocese.
Diocese of Lagos West (Anglican Communion) was inaugurated in November 20, 1999 with the Cathedral at Archbishop Vining Memorial Church Cathedral, Ikeja GRA, Lagos, Nigeria.
Our Vision is To be the leading Diocese in the Church of Nigeria in preparing the Nation for the second coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. The Diocesan Bishop, the Rt Revd Dr. James Olusola Odedeji has 3-fold agenda - Spiritual development of the members of the Churches in the Diocese; Youth Development; and Aggressive Evangelism
A Synod is an ecclesiastic council or meeting to consult on church matters. It comprises of the Houses of the Bishop, the Priests and that of the Laity. Lagos West Diocesan Synod is presided upon by the Lord Bishop of the Diocese, the Rt. Revd. Dr. James Olusola Odedeji.
You can get the Synod Proceedings, Bishop's Charge, Synod News, Photo and watch the Live Streaming of the Synod events on the Dicoesan Website. For more click Synod
Christian Mothers of the Diocese of Lagos West comprises of Mothers Union, Women Guild and Boys/Girls and Ladise Guilds and the President is Mrs Lydia Olukemi Odedeji, the wife of the Diocesan Bishop.
For more click Women Organisation ...
Diocesan Youth Board
The Diocesan Youth Board sees to the spiritual and physical development of the Youth in the Dicoese. It comprises of Diocesan Youth Chaplaincy, Sunday School Chaplaincy and Anglican Communion Brigades. Each with her Chaplain.
Youth Development is one of the three cardinal agenda of the Lord Bishop, the Rt Revd Dr. James Olusola Odedeji. The youth can get the best from the Diocesan Youth website. For more click Youth Alive
Diocesan Board of Evangelism
Diocesan Board of Evangelism is a Directorate that sees to evangelism and spiritual development of our parishioners. The Board organises spiritual events such as quarterly vigil, prayer conference, Triumphant Convocation, Jesus Festival and so on. The Chairman is the Venerable Olugbenga Fagbemi. For more click Evangelism.
Clergy Management System
Clergy Management System is a web application developed to manage the clergy information in the Diocese of Lagos West.
The web application is developed in house by the Information Technology Department of the Dicoese of Lagos West. To login click VisualCleros-Clergy System
Church Network manages all the Churches in the Diocese of Lagos West. There are about 285 Churches aside the Preaching Stations.
The increase in the number of Churches is as a result of your support toward the Covenant Seed. To view the Chuches, click now Churches
Bible Study and Seminars Resources
THE JUST SHALL LIVE BY FAITH - BISHOP ODEDEJI
Many of us know the story of Martin Luther, at one time an obscure Roman Catholic monk, who entered the monastery seeking to be set free from the heavy burden of guilt he felt because of his sin. Though he was an obedient son, he found no rest for his soul in prayer and fasting and penance. His eyes were opened by God when he studied the Epistle to the Romans. As he came to Romans 1:17, he pondered the meaning of the quotation from Habakkuk 2:4.[Read more]
BISHOP ODEDEJI ANNOUNCES 1-DAY VIRTUAL SYNOD FOR 2020
The Diocesan Bishop of Anglican Diocese of Lagos West, the Rt Revd Dr. James Olusola Odedeji announces a one day virtual Synod for 2020. This is the first of it kind in the history of Diocese of Lagos West. This is due to the Government rules and protocols in opening of worship places as a result of pandemic of covid-19. The virtual Synod is scheduled to take on Thursday, September 10, 2020 with the theme ‘the Just shall live by Faith’ (Rom 1:17).[Read more]
VENERABLE GOKE AGARA ELECTED BISHOP OF IDO ANI
The Diocese of Lagos West (Anglican Communion) gladly announces the election of our amiable Dean of Archbishop Vining Memorial Church Cathedral (AVMCC), GRA, Ikeja, the Venerable and Mrs Adegoke Agara as the Bishop-Elect of the Diocese of Ido-Ani. The election was done under God at the College of Bishop’s retreat held at the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) headquarters, St Mathias House, Duru District, Abuja.
BISHOP ODEDEJI CHARGE BELIEVERS TO STAND OUT FOR GOD
True believers must dare to stand out for the Lord, dare to be different, no matter the circumstances.
This was the submission of the Rt. Revd Dr James Odedeji, Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Lagos West as he delivered his sermon at a Sunday service at Archbishop Vining Memorial Church Cathedral, Ikeja, Lagos.
COVID 19 - Diocese Of Lagos West Donates Palliative Items To Lagosians
The Diocese of Lagos West (Anglican Communion) in continuation of her Christian Social Responsibility programme for pandemic COVID-19 lockdown extended donation of food items to people in Oworosoki, Ogudu, Ojota and Bako areas today Tuesday 21 April 2020.
The palliative programme led by the Diocesan Bishop, Rt. Revd James Olusola Odedeji, was taken round different[Read more]
DIOCESE OF LAGOS WEST DONATES MATERIALS AND MONEY TO SUPPORT THE BATTLE AGAINST CORONAVIRUS
The Lord Bishop of the Diocese of Lagos West (Anglican Communion), the Rt. Revd. Dr. James Olusola Odedeji had donated materials worth more than N5 million and undisclosed sum of money to support the fight against pandemic Corona virus in Lagos State. The materials were delivered to the Lagos State Ministry of Health on behalf of the Diocesan Bishop by the Dean of the Archbishop Vining Memorial Church Cathedral,[Read more]
SEASON & LITURGICALS
SEASON: SIXTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER THE TRINITY
THEME: LOVE FOR GOD SHOWS IN LOVE FOR MAN
COLLECT FOR SIXTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER THE TRINITY.
Merciful God, you have prepared for those who loves you such good things as pass our understanding; pour into our hearts such love towards you; that, loving you above al else, we may obtain your promises, which exceed all that we can desire, through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Lord of all power and might, the author and giver of all good things; grant in our hearts the love of your name, increase in us true religion, nourish in us all goodness, and of your great mercy keep us in the same; through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Bishop Odedeji in Action [Photo Gallery]
Bishop Odedeji paid up hospital bills for six women who were unable to pay after delivery of their babies.
Seminars And Lectures Highlights
- FRUITFUL CHRISTIAN LIVING
- PRACTICAL LECTURE ON VIGIL AND REVIVAL SERVICES
- EXPLORING THE OPPORTUNITIES OF EXPERIENCING NEW THINGS IN GOD
- GOD IS OUR REFUGE
- DISCOVERING AND MAXIMISING YOUR MINISTRY GIFTS
- Character traits which caricatures the Christian message
- DISCOVERING AND DEVELOPING PARISHIONERS TO BE HELPERS IN THE ORDAINED MINISTRY
- MARRIAGE AS ORDAINED BY GOD
- â€“ INFLUENCE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ON MARITAL RELATIONSHIP
- DIVORCE - GOD S PERSPECTIVE