By Njoki Githinji
The Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB) treated the nation to a rare ritual during the national pilgrimage and prayer day of October 5, 2019 at the Village of Mary National Shrine, Subukia.
In the presence of thousands of pilgrims and in the full glare of cameras, the barefoot bishops approached the altar in a line led by Archbishop Philip Anyolo, Chairman of the (KCCB). Each bishop held a crucifix, had a white and green ribbon in their right hands, and another pinned on their lapel. In the background the choir sang,