Nyahururu Diocese

CSA anti-FGM campaign group.  Credit: St. Martin CSA/Facebook

Ending FGM in Kenyan Catholic Diocese Needs “everyone’s hand”: Official

Apr 23, 2023

An official of St. Martin Catholic Social Apostolate (CSA), an entity with the mission “to strengthen community capacity to care for and empower vulnerable people in mutually transformative relationships” in Kenya’s Catholic Diocese of Nyahururu is calling for “everyone’s hand in fighting” against the practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).

Screengrab of Bishop Joseph Ndembu Mbatia from a video recording that Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC) Digital published on Sunday, March 5.

Against “natural order of beings”: Kenyan Catholic Bishop on Support for LGBTQ Tendencies

Mar 6, 2023

The Catholic Bishop of Nyahururu Diocese in Kenya has faulted those expressing support for associations that exist to promote Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer/Questioning (LGBTQ) tendencies, saying behaviors related to LGBTQ orientations go against the “natural order of beings”.

Members of the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB). Credit: KCCB

Catholic Bishops in Kenya “deeply concerned” about Violence in Three Dioceses

Sep 18, 2021

Catholic Bishops in Kenya have voiced their concern about the ongoing violence in Laikipia, Kerio Valley and Marsabit, areas that fall within the Kenyan Dioceses of Nyahururu, Kitale and Marsabit, respectively. 

Bishop Joseph Ndembu Mbatia of Nyahururu Diocese. Credit: Courtesy Photo

Deploy Armed Forces, Set Up “permanent military base” in Laikipia: Kenyan Catholic Bishop

Sep 8, 2021

There is need to deploy the armed forces and to put in place “a permanent military base” in Kenya’s Laikipia County amid continued insecurity, a Kenyan Catholic Bishop has said.