Tag: Aladura

The Aladura

Aladura is a classification of churches that abide by a Christian religious denomination or trend inspired by activities of progressive church elements, J.B Sadare, D.O. Odubanjo, I.O Sanya and others in 1918. There are over 3 million adherents worldwide. “Aladura” means “praying people” in Yoruba. Aladura churches emphasize the power in praying and believe in faith healing and various ….  Read More

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Moses Orimolade Tunolase 

Moses Orimolade Tunolase is the founder of the first African initiated church, the Eternal Sacred Order of the Cherubim and Seraphim, which was established in 1925. The church was born out of the Anglican church community among the Yoruba people in Western Nigeria. History Moses Orimolade Tunolase was born c1879 into the royal family of Ayibiri in Ondo State of Nigeria. Orimolade ….  Read More

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Christiana Abiodun Emanuel

  Christiana Abiodun Emanuel, Born Abiodun Akinsowon (1907–1994), was the co-founder of the Cherubim and Seraphim, an Aladura Christian denomination. After a schism in the Church, she founded and led the Cherubim and Seraphim Society. Personal life Abiodun Akinsowon was born in 1907 to a Saro family. The daughter of a pastor, she was baptised into ….  Read More

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