BISHOP KORIR BURIED IN ELDORET
Category : GENERAL
The late Bishop korir was buried in Eldoret on the 11th November 2017.This occasion was attended by thousands of people from all walks of life including the president and other dignitaries.The mass was held at the Eldoret sports club and later burial at the cathedral church of the sacred heart
Bishop Korir was consecrated on 2nd June 1990.His motto was “work for the food that endures for eternal life”(John 6:27)Based on this motto ,he embarked on the mission of evangelization and promotion of integral human development in the diocese of Eldoret and beyond.
Bishop Korir will be remembered as an ambassador of peace.As written in his eulogy Bishop korir fostered peace within the Catholic Diocese of Eldoret during the tribal clashes of 1992, 1997, 2002 and in 2007/2008.He also offered refuge to thousands of IDPS in the cathedral.