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25 Nov

Be always there for the faithful, Bishop Mwongela urges the clergy

The Catholic Diocese of Kitui celebrated the Chrism mass at a colorful ceremony at Our Lady of Africa Cathedral, Kitui on 25/11/2020. The ceremony was presided over by the Rt. Rev. Joseph Mwongela, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Kitui. Traditionally, Chrism Mass takes place on Holy Thursday but this year due to Covid 19 […]

23 Nov

Celebrating the solemnity of Christ the King at Nguutani Parish

The Holy Mass was celebrated by His Lordship Rt. Rev. Joseph Mwongela and co-celebrated by the priests present (Fr. Robert Kalima, Fr. Benson Maluki, Fr. Richard Kyenze and Fr. Paul Mutemi). Christ the King feast marks the end of the Church’s year and the entry in to the season of advent in preparation for the birth […]

18 Nov

Fare thee well Rev. Fr. Edward Mutia Richard

It was an emotional moment as the Diocese of Kitui gathered at Mutune parish for the burial of the late Rev. Fr. Edward Mutia Richard who died on 6th November 2020 while undergoing treatment at Matter Hospital. Rev. Fr. Edward Mutia was a priest ordained in 2012 and incardinated into the Diocese of Kitui. The Funeral […]

13 Nov

A CALL TO BUILD A UNITED, HEALED AND RECONCILED NATION

STATEMENT BY MEMBERS OF THE KENYA CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS (KCCB) A CALL TO BUILD A UNITED, HEALED AND RECONCILED NATION “How good and delightful it is to live together as brothers and sisters” (Ps. 133:1) Preamble We the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops, gathered for the November 2020 Plenary Assembly at Subukia Village of […]

07 Nov

Rev. Fr. Edward Richard Mutia has passed on

It’s with deep sorrow we announce the sudden demise of Rev. Fr. Edward Richard Mutia after a short illness. Fr. Mutia was ordained to priesthood in 2012 together with Fr. Patrick Mwavu, Fr. John Syengo, Fr. Jefferson Mutinda, Fr. Patrick Musili and the late Fr. Jacob Mbiti. Since his ordination he has worked as an […]

02 Nov

Pray for God’s grace in various vocations which you have responded to, bishop Mwongela urges the faithful

His Lordship Rt. Rev. Joseph Mwongela has called upon all the faithful to pray for God’s grace in various vocations which they have responded to. Speaking in Mbitini Parish during the official opening and dedication of St. Jude Catholic Parish, Church, the bishop advised those who have responded to the call of Holy Matrimony to […]

07 Oct

Seminarians ongoing formation Workshop and Recollection kicks off at St. Josephs Seminary

The Seminarians of the Catholic Diocese of Kitui have converged at St. Joseph’s Junior Seminary Mwingi for a one-week ongoing formation Workshop and Recollection. In his opening remarks the Vocation’s Director Rev. Fr. John Kivosyo who is also serving as the Bishop’s executive secretary, emphasized that the Catholic Diocese of Kitui under the leadership of […]