Missionaries of the Gospel (Secular Institutes)

Missionaries of the Gospel (Secular Institutes)

Founded, Date/Place 27th December, 1951, Palermo, Italy
Founder Fr. Placido Rivilli
Canonical Status Pontifical Right
Motto The Word Was Made Flesh
Charism Consecration, Secularity and Proclamation of the Gospel
Mission Statement Bringing the World Back to God
Purpose Sanctification of the World

Sr. Stella Ewa, MOG
Representative: Sr. Stella Ewa, MOG

Casa Del Vangelo Otolo
P.O.Box 38
Nnewi, Anambra State

Mobile: 08038248882

Private: ewastellaogerie@gmail.com

Email: missionariesvangelonigeria@gmail.com

Our Apostolate

This is a female institute establised / founded on 27th December 1951 by a Franciscian Priest Fr. Placido Rivilli (OFM) at Messina Italy.

The Institute is an offspring of his already existing Gospel Crusade called Presence of the Gospelwhich he started in 1947 to aid those the second world war shattered their hope, belief and trust in God.

The Charism of the Institute is Consecration-Secularity- Proclamation

The spirituality:
Is Franciscan that is Christocentric Spirituality.

The apostolate is solely Evangelization, which is carried mainly through the lifestlye of the members and schooling.

The Institute came into Nigeria in August 2006 at the invitation of Rt, Rev. Hilary Paul Odili Okeke, the Catholic bishop of Nnewi.

Since her arrival in Nigeria, she has intensified her evangelization ministry especially in the most remote areas.

The Generalate:
is at Casa Del Vangelo Pizza R, Busacca 2 90145 Palermo Italy.

The Principal house in Nigeria:
Is at Casa Del Vangelo, Isieke Village Okija Anambra State.

The Formation:
house is at Casa Del Vangelo Otolo Nnewi Anambara State . The Institute is in Italy, Peru, Usa, Tanzania, Congo, Cameroun and Nigeria.

Sisters in Perpetual Vows

  1. Sr. Spinelli Maria Alessia
  2. Sr. Cavallo Maria Teresa
  3. Sr. Hussain Mary Margaret
  4. Sr. Adesanya Mary Pia Folashade
  5. Sr. Duru Mary Bernedette
  6. Sr. Tadafe Mary Elizabeth
  7. Sr. Okafor Mary Juliana
  8. Sr. Ogbonnaya Mary Paulina
  9. Sr. Ajanaku Mary Christie
  10. Sr. Igwe Mary Caroline
  11. Sr. Nwabueze Mary Felicitas
  12. Sr. Agboifo Maria Lucia
  13. Sr. Njoku Mary Susan
  14. Sr. Oti Mary Clement
  15. Sr. Okolie Rosemary
  16. Sr. Korie Mary Kelechi Agatha
  17. Sr. Aguka Mary Judith
  1. Sr. Akugizibwe Mary Teopista
  2. Sr. Eze Mary Gloria
  3. Sr. Okoye Mary Assumpta Ijeoma
  4. Sr. Nwabueze Mary Anthonia
  5. Sr. Dike Mary Angela Chinwe
  6. Sr. Obialor Mary Lilian Ngoze
  7. Sr. Onyebuchi Mary Francisca
  8. Sr. Ibida Mary Sylvia Chinasa
  9. Sr. Nwayadimo Mary Ngozi
  10. Sr. Anurukem May Jacqueline
  11. Sr. Okochia Mary Joy Onyemaechi
  12. Sr. Okoye Mary Rbrle Immaculate
  13. Sr. Asogwa Mary Angela Uju
  14. Sr. Elebeke Mary Patricia
  15. Sr. Oghemhenosen Mary Beatrice
  16. Sr. Eke Mary Mercy Chidimma
  17. Sr. Orama Mary Clara

Number of Sisters in Temporary Vows – 15


  1. Martina Okoli 4/10/2010