The News from Orthodox, the Diocese of Burundi and Rwanda: Today on 17th August 2014, His Grace Bishop Innocentios Byakatonda has baptized 200 people in Nyamazi river located in Kirehe District in the Eastern Province of Rwanda. After baptism H.G Bishop Innocentios conducted the Divine Liturgy in that valley where over 800 people were present.
There after, all ceremonies have been concluded by a friendly foot ball match between Rurenge team and Kaziba youth orthodox team at Rurenge stadium.
In this community of Kaziba, more people wish to be baptized but there are also more needs: like to catechize them, a church and a priest. On 14/09/2014, deacon Maximos will be ordained as their priest.
Reported by George