WATCH: Nigerian Soldiers Adore the Eucharist on Battlefield While Fighting Boko Haram

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Now this is incredible!

A video of Nigerians adoring the Eucharist on the battlefield recently made its way to Twitter. Nigerians are battling Boko Haram, the Islamic militant group based in northeast Nigeria.

There’s nothing like the power of the Eucharist to combat the world’s evils!

See the post below:


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The post reads, “Nigerian soldiers fighting Boko Haram, seen holding Mass on the battleground. / Isaiah 45:23 – to God, every knee shall bow and every tongue swear. / Phil. 2:10-11 – at Jesus’ name every knee should bow and tongue confess. #Catholic”

There are several reactions, many of whom say the video actually looks like Eucharistic adoration.

Here’s some reactions on Twitter:

@MSMillerNYC, Twitter

This user said, “I’m going to save this and watch it every time I want to make an excuse not to go to Adoration.”

@ColoursJnr, Twitter

This user also said, “This is so touching and sobering. Even the chaplain has to stay armed. Thank you for this awesome reminder of the power of Our Lord present in the Most Blessed Sacrament. However, this is adoration/benediction, not Mass.”

@CatholiCalendar, Twitter

Another user said, “Powerful! May Jesus protect you always! 🙏🏻❤️”

@JoannetteMark, Twitter

This user added, “Modern day Christian knights.”

@Annmarie2035, Twitter

Another user added, “That Godly courage is so rare.”

It sure is!

Let us Pray for Nigeria! St. Patrick, patron saint of Nigeria, pray for us!

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