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Sister Irene Stefani, Nyeri, Kenya. Courtesy of Kenya Yote.

'Mother of Mercy' beatification in Kenya draws tens of thousands

May 27, 2015

By Ann Schneible

Massive crowds attended Saturday's beatification of early twentieth-century Italian missionary, Sister Irene Stefani, who was known as “mother of mercy”... Read more

Cardinal Njue at Nairobi's Chiromo mortuary. Photo courtesy of Waumini Communications KCCB.

Kenyan bishop laments terrorism, calls for unity

Apr 13, 2015

In the wake of the recent massacre of 148 people – mainly Christians – at a university in the Kenyan... Read more

'Red flags' in Kenyan vaccine controversy demand answers

Nov 13, 2014

By Adelaide Mena

Organizers in charge of a controversial vaccination campaign in Kenya should be transparent and cooperate with the Kenyan bishops’ request... Read more

Photo of Nairobi showing Kenyatta International Conference Center, Times Tower and City Hall.

Global community offers prayers, support after Kenya attack

Sep 24, 2013

By Adelaide Mena

A deadly terrorist attack at a shopping mall in the capital of Kenya has drawn prayers and condolences from across... Read more