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Of Pope Francis, the ecological sin and why we need to confess

The Pope arrives at Kasarani for a meeting with the youth on November 27. He wants men to be more concerned of the care for the environment (Photo: Kioko Kivandi).

As we mark the international human rights day this year, Kenya and the rest of the world is mourning the death of the ‘Marsh Pride’ who were poisoned in the Mara. The death calls to mind the many deaths of wild animals that have died out of human-wildlife conflict the world over. But they also bring to mind the many ...

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Sant’Egidio Kenya thanks Pope for meeting them

Waithaka with Pope

When the announcement of the coming of the Pope was officially made to Kenyans in July, a little known community of Catholic faithful in the country set on an agenda to meet him. Known as the Community of Sant’Egidio, the community wanted to share with Pope Francis their joy and pains of their deep relationship with the poor. “Every other ...

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Catholic Bishops warn of ethnic hate ahead of Pope Francis visit

Bishop Alfred Rotich

Catholic bishops in the country have called on Kenyans to avoid discussions that might stir the country towards  ethnic animosity ahead of the Pope’s visit. Pope Francis is expected in the country on 25-27 of this month in a historic tour that will see him celebrate mass at the University of Nairobi grounds. The Pope will also have mass in ...

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Exit POTUS, enter PONTIFF

After the visit of the President of the United States of America, Kenyans will now turn their eyes to Vatican from where its head and head of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis VI will be coming for a visit. Pope Francis VI is expected to come to Kenya in November in a tour that will also see him visit Uganda. ...

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