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Bishop Maurice Muhatia Makumba of Kenya's Nakuru Diocese. Credit: Courtesy photo

Catholic Bishop in Kenya Hails Irish-founded Missionary Society for "triple presence"

Jul 12, 2021

The Catholic Bishop of Kenya's Nakuru Diocese, Bishop Maurice Muhatia Makumba, has hailed members of St. Patrick's Missionary Society (SPS) who have ministered in the Kenyan Episcopal See for their instrumental role in evangelization through what he termed “triple presence.”

Priestly Ordination in the Catholic Diocese of Kumbo- Cameroon

“Priesthood not a distinction, but a gift”: Cameroonian Prelate at Ordination of Priests

Jul 3, 2020

During the ordination of nine Deacons to the Priesthood in Cameroon’s Catholic Diocese of Kumbo, the Bishop invited the candidates to be ordained to view their priestly ministry not as “a distinction” that sets them apart in isolation but as a gift that brings them closer to the people of God who will be under their care in service.