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T. B. Joshua’s church Synagogue resumes service today — Sunday

After almost two years of closure to the public with no services at The Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN), life will return again as from Sunday, December 5, 2021, at its sprawling Ikotun-Egbe headquarters in Lagos, as its gate would be open for its global members who have all been yearning to begin live programmes.
The church announced that its gate will be open for its members to experience live service in the church. The late founder of the church, T. B. Joshua, had in March 2020 suspended the regular Sunday service in the church due to the Coronavirus outbreak across the world. Joshua died on June 5, 2021. Following his passing, the church had its own fair share of the leadership and succession tussles until his wife, Mrs. Evelyn Joshua, emerged the new leader of the Synagogue


SCOAN announces July 9 as Pastor TB Joshua’s burial date

The Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) has announced that its founder, Prophet TB Joshua, would be laid to rest on Friday, July 9, at the church premises in Lagos.

The Head of the burial committee, Dr. Gary Tonge, disclosed at a press briefing on Tuesday, June 29.

According to him, July 5 to July 11, is dedicated to a series of laying to The burial activities tagged ‘Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Prophet Joshua, born (1963 to 2021).’

He told newsmen that the event would kick off with a private candlelight procession at 6:00 pm.

Dr. Tonge said on July 6 to July 7, there would be a tribute service from 10 am to 7 pm which would be opened to the public but with a limited physical presence.

He said there would be a service of songs and all-night praise starting at midnight, adding that on July 8, there would be the lying-in-state of the prophet from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.

According to him, the event would be open to the public to pay their last respects to the man of God.

Tonge said that July 9 would be the laying to rest service and interment activities which would begin at 10:00 am.

Lastly, he said the thanksgiving service would be held on July 11 by 9:00 a.m.

SCOAN announces July 9 as Pastor TB Joshua