Mentor program helps delegation prepare for encounter in Africa

By Kristi Anderson The Visitor On Feb. 15, 16 delegates, including Bishop Donald Kettler, Franciscan Sister Bea Eichten, four priests and 10 lay people from around the diocese will travel to the Diocese of Homa Bay, Kenya, in Africa, where they will spend two weeks with host families in several parishes there. “It is always…

Kenyan delegation celebrates 15 years of friendship

April 25, 2014, edition By Kristi Anderson An unexpected winter storm dropped unseemly amounts of snow across the state April 16. For Minnesotans, it was just another bane of seasonal activity, but for the 14 Kenyan delegates visiting the Diocese of St. Cloud, seeing, touching and even tasting the snow was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. “Now…