For those of us who were baptized shortly after our births and who had the blessing to grow up in (and into) our Catholic faith, the story of Kimani Ng'ang'a Maruge, who was just baptized into the faith at the age of 90 is remarkable. Maruge took the name Stephen after the first Christian martyr, remarking, "this is a name for those who have endured hardships like me."
Story is here.
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