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Rt. Rev. Msgr. (Prof) Cletus Tanimu Gotan


Rt. Rev. Msgr. (Prof) Cletus Tanimu Gotan was born in Bokkos, Plateau State, Nigeria on the 16th of April, 1949. He received his primary and secondary education at the Holy Cross School, Pankshin(1957-1963) and St. John Vianney Minor Seminary, Barkin Ladi (1964-1968) respectively. He enrolled into St. Augustine's Major Seminary, Jos where he studied Philosophy and Theology from 1969 – 1974. He was ordained a Catholic Priest on the 15th December, 1974 at his home Parish, Holy Cross Pankshin.

After some few years of pastoral work, he proceeded on further studies away from the shores of Nigeria and Africa, to the renowned Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome (1977-1981) and the famous Hebrew University, Jerusalem, (1978 – 1979) where he obtained a Licentiate in Sacred Scriptures (LSS). Upon his return, he was sent to lecture at his alma-mater (St. Augustine's Major Seminary, Jos) (1981-1994). In 1984, he was appointed Vice-Rector of the Institution and eventually rose to become its first alumnus Rector, a position he held for six years of excellent, meritorious and committed

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Passage For Today - 23rd June 2021

For God so love the world that He gave His only begotten Son that whosoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life

John 3:16