The Osi Bashorun Of Ibadanland -Chief Dr. Azeez Popoola Adeduntan has felicitated with Christians on the auspicious occasion of Good Friday and Easter.
In a message released through his media assistant -Lekan Shobowale, Chief Dr. Adeduntan said “Good Friday reminds us of the supreme and selfless sacrifice of our Lord Jesus Christ -who laid down his life for saving humanity from vicious influence of sins.”
He called on Christians to use the occasion of Good Friday to reminisce ,the supreme sacrifice of Jesus Christ and follow his teachings to lead us from sinful path to virtuous path, from ignorance to wisdom, from injustice to justice and from darkness to light.
The international surgeon and President RILGA LLC,-a professional corporation in the USA,called on Christians to use this year’s celebration as a period of sober reflection to reflect on the teachings of Jesus Christ ,especially as the world is currently witnessing deadly COVID -19 pandemic.
The Osi Bashorun Adeduntan said Good Friday signifies the ultimate sacrifice the Lord made with his life for the good of mankind ,and His resurrection, the triumph of good over evil.
He added that by the supreme sacrifice, Jesus showed his love, compassion and
the strength to forgive the world ;adding that people should rededicate themselves to the noble ideals of love, peace and forgiveness.