Closing 2017 in Grace and in Style

It is again that time of the year when we look back and wonder how did we make it to this moment.  For us who are believers in the living God,  our owe is explained by the faith we profess live. That it is by God’s grace.   And this is why today the youth from our three SVD parishes is Arusha gathered to close the year together. The Holy Mass was celebrated by Fr.  Norman Labutan. SVDand the homily was given by Fr.  Lawrence Muthee, SVD.   This year we have seen our young people grow not only in … Continue reading Closing 2017 in Grace and in Style

Sala kwa ajili ya Mkutano Mkuu wa 18 wa Shirika la Neno la Mungu

Sala kwa ajili ya Mkutano Mkuu wa 18 wa Shirika la Neno la Mungu Ee Mungu Utatu Mtakatifu, Baba, Mwana na Roho, tunakushukuru kwa zawadi ya Shirika la Neno la Mungu na ya wito wetu wa kimisionari. Tunnakutuza kwa ajili ya Moyo Safi wa Mwanao Yesu, chemichemi ya huruma na neema. Wakati sisi Wamisionari wa neno la Mungu tunapojiandaa kwa ajili ya Mkutano Mkuu wa kumi na nane, washa ndani yetu moto wa pendo lako. tusaidie kufanya upya utashi wetu ili tuwe kila wakati tumezama katika Neno wako kama chanzo na msingi wa maisha, wito na utume wetu. Upendo wako … Continue reading Sala kwa ajili ya Mkutano Mkuu wa 18 wa Shirika la Neno la Mungu

Marking 150 Years of Evangelization

Today our SVD Epiphany parish in Arusha marked the ongoing Jubilee of 150 years of evangelization in Tanzania and 100 years of native priesthood instyle. the climax of the Jubilee is scheduled for next year 2018. In our parish, we marked this by a Choir Competition, tha brought together choirs from 44 Small Christian Communities in our parish, grouped into zones.  A total of 7 choirs paparticipated, singing the Jubilee song given by the Catholic Episcopal Conference of Tanzania: “Wakatoliki Tufurahi” (Catholics let us Rejoice). It was very exiting and colourful especially being the very first time we are organizing … Continue reading Marking 150 Years of Evangelization

Pre-Secondary Program

It has been 3 long months that has come to a closure today, for a hundred boys and girls who have been preparing themselves to transit Secondary School come next year 2018. This program is organized by Epiphany SVD parish in Burka – Arusha, in order to absolve many children who finish their primary school education three months before they can join the Secondary Education. Every year we organize to have qualified teachers to introduce them to the Secondary School Subjects for easy transition into Secondary School the following year. This also prevents them from staying idle in the streets … Continue reading Pre-Secondary Program

The Body and the Blood of Christ

First Holy Communion Celebration in Divine Word Parish Kayole Nairobi On 26-11-2017, many children from DIWOPA Parish, Kayole – Nairobi, who had completed successfully their catechism instruction, received the Holy Communion – The Body and Blood of Christ – for the first time. From now on, they will be receiving Christ every time they go for mass (Te Eucharist), if they are prepared well, that is, with clean hearts. Christ has made himself available for us so that we can consume Him as food for our souls for our salvation. This is a huge question of faith that needs thorough … Continue reading The Body and the Blood of Christ