Bad News to Politicians as Church Warns Against Being Involved With Unclean Money
Archbishop Anthony Muheria of Nyeri has asked politicians to show respect for the church by not using money obtained in the wrong way as a church gift. This followed Uhuru's speech at the Sagana Meeting, in which he accused some churches of accepting funds obtained through corruption.
Ash Wednesday celebrated today and its importance.
Today is the Ash Wednesday day in which countries occupied by christians celebrates it. Christians celebrates ash Wednesday every year.Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of lent.In 2022,ash Wednesday falls on march 2. The verses which are used in this day are for example Genesis 3:19 which says " remember you are dust and to dust you shall return".Here christians understand that the first day in the book of Genesis a man was made from dust and he will return to the dust when he died.
ASH WEDNESDAY: Easter eve
Today all Christians in the world have commenced their 40days of praying, fasting and giving alms before Easter, not counting Sundays because Sundays are always a reminder of the resurrection. In Catholic the period is known as Lent to which today Catholics have been smeared with ashes commonly reffered to as "Ash Wednesday"
Archbishop Muheria Urges Politicians To Keep Dirty Money Away From Church
Nyeri Archbishop Anthony Muheria has urged politicians to keep proceeds of corruption away from church donations as the clergy cannot tell where donated money is from once it gets to church. His sentiments coming just a week after President Uhuru Kenyatta, during the Sagana meeting, accused some churches of accepting donations which were proceeds of corruption.