Catholic Diocese of Kitui is found in the ecclesiastical region of Kenya and it is within the Nairobi metropolitan. It covers the whole Kitui County which is comprised of the following districts: Kitui West, Kitui Central, Lower Yatta, Nzambani, Mutitu, Mwingi Central, Mwingi West, Mwingi East, Kyuso, Mutomo, Mumoni, Tseikuru, Katulani, Mwingi West, Matinyani, Kisasi and Ikutha. It is an arid and semi-arid area of approximately 30,496.4 sq. Kms in Eastern Kenya. The Diocese has over 230,000 baptized Catholics.
To bring about the kingdom of Christ, by facilitating a relationship between each person with God and with one another, through the ministry of evangelization and sacraments; to witness to Christ and be His instrument, through Charity and service especially to the poor and needy ,in order to affirm the human dignity.
Rt. Rev. Joseph Mwongela's Speech after Episcopal Ordination on 29th August 2020
Your Grace archbishop Bert van Megen, our Apostolic Nuncio, Your Eminence John Cardinal Njue, Your Grace archbishop Anthony Muheria who is my Father and predecessor, archbishops, bishops, priests, Religious men and women, people of God in Kitui and from other parts of Kenya, I salute you all. Greetings to you National and County Government leaders here present. I recognize you all our esteemed guests who are here. I as well salute you all who are following this celebration via TV, Radio and other means of social communication.
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