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Palm Sunday Donkey

Fr. Dennis of Nainokanoka mission here at Ngorongoro went above and beyond to instill realism into the Palm Sunday procession. Our roads get worse and worse here due to the rainy season.

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Letter to Drowned Missionary from the Priest he saved

Dear Adam, What can I say to a friend who lost his life while saving mine? It’s hard to articulate my feelings in words. Adam, you are a saint who lived next to my room. I never realized how big your heart was. Many a time you sacrificed your time and resources for me and for others. […]

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Maasai Missionary Drowned

A terrible thing happened earlier this week. One of the two Society of African Mission missionaries that was scheduled to open the new Maasai mission at Malambo with Fr. Arkado of Olbalbal drowned. The 35 year old SMA priest was attending a six month renewal program near Dar es Salaam. The program is being sponsored […]

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Fr. Arkado leaves Olbalbal for Malambo

We had the send off for Arkado today. Many people came from our different places and we had a good liturgy with plenty of singing. Arkado received many gifts, a goat, honey, blankets and other stuff. Afterward there was rice, potatoes and meat for everyone. He leaves tomorrow. Fr. Arkado is now leaving Olbalbal to […]

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Leopard injures goats

At the Maasai village next to us here, a leopard attacked and badly injured three goats yesterday. It happened at night in the goat pen at the center of the village. It is an open pen that the leopard entered by jumping the low thorn bush fence surrounding the “emuata.” The young warriors heard the […]

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