Maximum Security Prisoners Set Free by Prayer

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24 Nov 2012 09:00

Naivasha prison is the largest prison in eastern Africa, housing up to 3500 in their maximum security unit with most inmates serving life sentences. A smaller medium security prison including a small female unit is also located inside the prison compound. In 2007 Bishop Cosmas and Reverend David started bible studies and other out reach activities. Around 1500 have now gone through the programme and several inmates have been released early to preach the gospel. The gospel has affected all aspects of life in the Naivasha Maximum Security Prison and changed lives.

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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A prisoner deep in prayer during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A group of prisoners participating in prayer during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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24 Nov 2012

A female born-again Christian preaches at Naivasha Maxium security prison, one of the many preachers that comes to the prison on a monthly basis. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A prisoner crying during an emotional church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. Many prisoners look forward to these ceremonies during their stay. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

Prisoners praying and chanting out loud during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. Some prisoners become very moved during the ceremonies and begin to dance. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A group of prisoners praying during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. Those involved tend to feel a connection with each other after the ceremonies. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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Maximum Security Prisoners of Prayer ...
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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A group of prisoners praying during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. Those involved tend to feel a connection with each other after the ceremonies. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A prisoner singing loud during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

Prisoners attentively listen to preachers during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. Many prisoners write down parts of the sermons to study them further after the ceremonies. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

Prisoners cheer during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. New born-again Christians are very excited about the church services. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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Maximum Security Prisoners of Prayer ...
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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A prisoner preaches during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. A few talented prisoners are sometimes chosen to lead the prayers. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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Maximum Security Prisoners of Prayer ...
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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A reverend preaches during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. He also teaches prisoners after services. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A prisoner prays in a corner during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. There is room for personal prayers during the ceremony. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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Maximum Security Prisoners of Prayer ...
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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A group of prisoners participating in prayers during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. Some sing loud and become emotional during the songs. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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Maximum Security Prisoners of Prayer ...
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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A female prisoner prays during a church ceremony at the Naivasha Female Medium Security Prison. Only a few are born-again Christians but many are expected to change after regularly attending the ceremonies. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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Maximum Security Prisoners of Prayer ...
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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

Female prisoners pray during a church ceremony at the Naivasha Female Medium Security Prison. Many of the female prisoners have their children with them in prison. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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Maximum Security Prisoners of Prayer ...
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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A female prisoner prays during a church ceremony at the Naivasha Female Medium Security Prison. Prisoners in this prison are serving sentences that are less than 5 years. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A group of prisoners in ecstatic celebration during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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Maximum Security Prisoners of Prayer ...
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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

Prisoners listen closely and actively respond to sermons during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.

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Maximum Security Prisoners of Prayer ...
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By Ulrik Pedersen
24 Nov 2012

A prisoner prays during a church ceremony at Naivasha Maxium Security Prison. During the church service some prisoners pray on their own. Naivasha, Kenya, November 2012.