At midday on the 18th of April 2017 with the sun shining brightly from a clear blue sky and as the people of the coastal region of Kenya were praying for the long awaited rains, the Mill Hill teams of Sts. Francis Xavier and Josef Freinademetz Malindi and Witu/ Kipini Parishes respectively, gathered for a meeting. They had come together not only to share their successes and challenges of mission but also to pray for rain and to remember in a special way those who participated in sowing the seed of Christianity at the Coast of Kenya. Vivid in our minds was the memory of Br. Brian Thorp the anniversary of whose death had just slipped by. Some of us had met him in person when he was alive. Others never had.
The workshop which brought together 35 members from Ethiopia, South Sudan, Kenya, Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe and AMECEA Secretariat was a learning forum for participants.
A Pictorial Presentation of Passion Play at Luanda, Kenya
The visitor and the hyenas
On Sunday 26 March Mill Hill Missionary deacon Cosmas Omboto Ondari was ordained a priest in Kisii, Kenya, together with two others. Bishop Joseph Mairura Okemwa was the ordaining bishop.
Eight new perpetual members of the Mill Hill Missionaries will be ordained to the transitional diaconate on 20th May 2017 at St John the Evangelist Church, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya by Rt Rev. John Oballa Owaa, Bishop of Ngong.
A tribute to Mary on her Feastday of March 25th - the Annunciation. Fr Tony Enyekwelu mhm currently working in the parish of Witu, Malindi, Kenya composed this lovely hymn to Mary.
Chelsea Marina On the Feast of St Joseph the Mill Hill Missionary Formation Community in Nairobi celebrated the Golden Jubilee of Bro Edmund Ladstätter and the renewal of Temporary Oath…
Nairobi (Agenzia Fides) - The guardian of Nanga parish, a slum in the city of Kisumu, in the center-west of Kenya, on Lake Victoria, was killed in a robbery in the night between 18 and 19 March.
This poem is a contribution from Kartheek Madasi who is a theology student resident at the Mill Hill Formation House in Nairobi. THE STRUGGLES OF LIFE