The joy was visible at Corpus Christi Parish when Father James Kairu celebrated 25 years of service as a priest April 6.

Special guests arrived to celebrate all the way from Kenya, among them Archbishop Philip Anyolo of Kisumu. Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB, of Vancouver was also there, as were friends, family, Missionaries of Charity, and parishioners of Corpus Christi Parish.

Archbishop Anyolo (left) with Father Kairu.