This weekend, the Church gives honor to the saints in heaven and the souls of those who have died. Both are worthy of our prayers and attention. The saints in heaven are the “cloud of witnesses” whose model for living in the earthly world shows us how possible it is for us to live holy lives — even though it is challenging.
October 27, 2014
We were elated when the plane touched down in Minneapolis/St. Paul after traveling for over 23 hours from Nairobi. My body couldn’t wait for a nice hot shower, my very own bed without a mosquito net and a comfortable pillow! The trees greeted us with their kaleidoscope of colored leaves, and our driveway was carpeted […]
October 24, 2014
We are fast approaching what is the best time for deer activity in the fall — the last few days of October and the first two weeks of November. As each day goes by, I’m getting more excited about climbing into a stand to try for a deer with my bow. I have gone out […]
His father was the pioneer of the village, establishing the African Independent Church. John Maithya Ilandi, now 71 years old, came back to Miambani, Kitui, Kenya, after teaching history in Mombasa until he was 55. Married with 11 children, 24 grandchildren and one great grandchild, he is now very active in St. Mary’s Catholic Parish, […]
October 13, 2014
The anniversary was held at Museve parish, where 240 faithful were given the sacrament of confirmation.Their was also exchange of gifts whereby the Kitui diocese gave St. Paul calabashes for baptism and St. Paul gave Kitui chalices. The partnership between the Catholic Diocese of Kitui and The Catholic Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis […]