Video Shows Moment Pastor Asked Nigerian Bride to Remove Her Eyelashes or No Wedding, Generates Buzz

Video Shows Moment Pastor Asked Nigerian Bride to Remove Her Eyelashes or No Wedding, Generates Buzz

  • Drama ensued during a church wedding as the pastor ordered the bride to remove her eyelashes
  • The Nigerian pastor refused to go on with the marriage proceedings if the bride did not remove them
  • Mixed reactions trailed the video of the wedding scene as people shared their thoughts on the pastor's actions.

A Nigerian pastor told the bride to remove her eyelashes during weddings, or the ceremony would not continue.

The stunned bride heeded the pastor's directive and immediately had her lashes taken off.

Bride stunned as pastor asks her to remove her eyelashes during wedding
Pastor tells bride to remove eyelashes before proceeding with wedding ceremony. Image: @thisisjessicaokah
Source: UGC

The bride shared the wedding incident on TikTok and revealed that the pastor had actually told her about the concern about eyelashes before the wedding.

Bride speaks on pastor's eyelashes concern

She said she completely forgot and thought it would be overlooked during the wedding. @thisisjessicaokah's clip captured when the pastor halted the church wedding over her eyelashes.

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Watch the video below:

People react to the pastor's order to bride

Social media users had a mouthful to say about the pastor's actions and voiced their stance.

Lade reacted:

"Nawa ooo I won’t answer him as for me oo I will remind him his work is to join husband and wife together."

Awamaridi❤ commented:

''Istg, that can ruin my day. I can go and remove that lashes and go home from there make everybody rest. I go dey show for reception later."

olivera said:

"Make my papa no walk me down keh.With all due respect Mr.pastor na jealousy abi u no just wan wed me."

bosslady_kingleonard1 added:

"The reason I avoided church wedding cos of their drama. Court wedding is less stressful."

Queen HABIBAH exclaimed:

"Some pastors need to take chill pills it’s not that deep sir just join us together and live with peace."

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Chijioke Ibeneme said:

"If you were told before then you have two options.1, abide by their rules.2, look for another church."

Nma hair said:

"I no go come that church again after wedding I swear."

Pastor wipes off the bride and bridesmaid's makeup at the altar

Meanwhile, Briefly News shared the embarrassing treatment a bride and her bridesmaid experienced. At the holy matrimony of a couple in church, the pastor wiped off the bride and bridesmaid's makeup with a cloth while the groom watched sheepishly. Not done with them, the pastor ordered the bridesmaid to scrape off the bride's nail polish.

This treatment sparked reactions from netizens, with some saying the pastor had no right to ruin the bride's day.


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