Confirmation in Faith, Kimumu SVD Parish

Led By His Lordship the Bishop Of Eldoret, Our parishioners at Kimumu SVD parish, celebrated the Sacrament of Confirmation. According to the Catholic teaching, The sacrament of confirmation completes the sacrament of baptism. If baptism is the sacrament of re-birth to a new and supernatural life, confir- mation is the sacrament of maturity and coming of age. The real confession of Christ consist in this ‘that the whole man submits himself to Truth, in the judgment of his understanding, in the submission of his will and in the consecration of his whole power of love . . . To do … Continue reading Confirmation in Faith, Kimumu SVD Parish

The Solemn and Permanent Yes

  It is that thing that only the individual person can know for certain about himself and cannot be read taught or explained in its depths. It is only the one who lives the experience that becomes certain that indeed this is what everything else is all about. I am talking of DISCERNMENT. It is a jargon used mostly in religious circles and for the secular world, it may be understood differently. Today 3 young men (now famous as The “Tripple A”): Alex (Kenya), Asante (Ghana) and Anthon (Zambia) y, Missionaries of the Society of The Divine Word, concluded their … Continue reading The Solemn and Permanent Yes

A Teaching Experience like no other

  “The last few months have been the most amazing in my life”, says Fr. Geofrey Kamau, SVD, as we walk across the parking lot of the Brother Beausang Catholic Education Centre in Ngong, Nairobi; when I paid him a visit on June. Fr. Geofrey is completing his studies in Education at the Catholic University of East Africa in Nairobi. Recently he finished his teaching practice experience and he did so in style. He and his 50 students visited the Resurrection Garden in Karen, Nairobi. Fr. Geoffrey tell me that teaching at the centre and celebrating mass every Tuesday was … Continue reading A Teaching Experience like no other