Murang’a Diocese

A poster announcing the graduation of 30 beneficiaries of the sabbatical program offered at St. John Paul II Sabbatical Centre in Kenya’s Murang’a Diocese. Credit: Murang’a Diocese

Sabbatical Program in Murang’a, Kenya, “an ongoing renewal”, Not Rehabilitation: Director

Dec 11, 2023

The sabbatical program offered at St. John Paul II Sabbatical Centre in Kenya’s Murang’a Diocese benefits those keen on “ongoing renewal”, the Director of the 10-year-old Catholic institution has said.

A banner announcing the Year of the Eucharist 2023 in the Catholic Diocese of Murang’a (CDM) in Kenya. Credit:  James Muriithi, CDM Social Communications Office

Kenyan Diocese Launches Eucharistic Year to Spur “significant change in spiritual matters”

Jan 9, 2023

The Year of the Eucharist 2023 that the Catholic Diocese of Murang’a (CDM) in Kenya has launched is expected to foster positive change in the spiritual life of the people of God, especially in their relationship with the person of Jesus Christ in the Holy Eucharist.

Bishop Virgilio Pante, IMC with the graduates of St. John Paul II Sabbatical Program. / ACI Africa

Kenyan Sabbatical Program Lauded for “ongoing transformation” of Clergy, Religious

Dec 8, 2020

A sabbatical program undertaken at a Kenyan Diocese has been lauded for facilitating the “transformation” of members of the Clergy and women Religious who participate in the four-month renewal course.

Bishop James Maria Wainaina of Kenya’s Murang’a Diocese. / Mr Kenya TV

Why a Kenyan Bishop is Concerned about Trials of COVID-19 Vaccine on Kenyans

May 8, 2020

Reports that potential COVID-19 drugs and vaccine could be tried on Kenyans have attracted criticism from citizens of the East African nation, including a Catholic Bishop who, in a statement, has explained why such alleged trials would undermine the dignity of Kenyans and amount to a breach of the country’s constitution.

A seminarian lays prostrate during his diaconate ordination / Bishop James Maria Wainaina/ Facebook

Why Kenya’s Murang’a Diocese is Seeking Local Financial Aid in Forming Seminarians

Feb 11, 2020

In a bid to guarantee continuity in the priestly ministry of the Church in Kenya’s Diocese of Murang’a (CDM), financial assistance is being sought from Christians and well-wishers to facilitate the training and formation of seminarians, the Vocations Director of the diocese has told ACI Africa and explained the reasons behind the initiative.

Banner to mark the Year of the Word of God in the Catholic Diocese of Muranga. On the left, an enthroned Word of God. / ACI Africa

Kenya’s Murang’a Diocese Launches Yearlong Celebration of “the Word of God”

Jan 27, 2020

Inspired by the celebration of the Sunday of the Word of God, which Pope Francis established through his September 30, 2019 Apostolic Letter “Aperuit illis” to be marked by Catholics across the globe on January 26, Kenya’s Diocese of Murang’a launched a yearlong celebration of the same event Saturday, January 25.