Church Schedule

Day Mass Schedule Confessions Office Hours
Monday – Thursday 6.15am, 7.15am, 1.15pm & 5.15pm 4.00pm – 5.15pm 8.00am – 4.30pm
Friday 6.00am – 8.00am, 12.00pm – 2.00pm & 4.00pm – 5.15pm
Saturday 7.15am, 12.30pm & 6.00pm (Vigil) 10.00am – 12.30pm & 4.00 pm – 6.00pm 9.00am – 12.30pm
Sunday 7.00am, 8.30am, 10.00am, 11.30am & 6.00pm - -

Dates to Note

Every third Sunday of the month – Family life talks from 11.30 am in the Large Hall
Sunday, June 7, Charity visit to shade children’s home Kawangware from 12.00noon. The home is carrying out a self sustenance project and donations will go toward its construction.
Sunday, July 5, Parish Council Retreat
Sunday, August 2, Holy Family Basilica Harvest Sunday
Saturday, August 9, Archdiocese of Nairobi Family Day – Mass at St. Mary’s Ground from 10.00am


1 Rev. Fr. Simon Peter Kamomoe - Fr. Incharge
2 Rev. Fr. Simon Ng'ang'a
3 Rev. Fr. Anthony Njuguna
4 Rev. Fr. Bernard Karomo
5 Rev. Fr. Nyagilo Calisto
6 Deacon Dominic Mwangi Ngure

Welcome to Holy Family Basilica

The holy Family minor basilica parish is the cathedral of the Archdiocese of Nairobi. The current church as it stands was built in the 1940s and 1950s, with interruptions during the country’s liberation struggle for independence. The story of the construction of the church goes back to 1899, where the once tiny rail workers camp was growing in leaps and bounds. This impromptu settlement of the swampy plain (Nairobi), was an opportunity for the Catholic Church to cater for the religious needs of the community...

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