Today, we shall list the top 10 richest churches in Kenya for the year 2023. there are over 3500 registered churches in Kenya. Certainly, owning a church in Kenya has turned out to be one of the most lucrative businesses today.
The biggest Catholic Church in Kenya right now is the Nairobi Cathedral Basilica of the Holy Family.
Founded in 2017, Mavuno Church in Kenya is owned by Pastor Muriithi Wanjau and Carol Wanjau. The 2 couples are blessed with three children namely; Muini, Wairimu, and Wanjau.
Last but not least, the Winners Chapel is the church with the biggest building in Kenya right now.
In our previous post, we had an article that listed the genuine pastors in Kenya. Similarly, we also covered the richest pastors in Kenya in 2023.
- Winners Chapel: This is a Pentecostal church that originated in Nigeria and has a large following in Kenya. It is led by Bishop David Oyedepo and is known for its emphasis on prosperity theology.
- Nairobi Pentecostal Church: This is one of the largest and most well-known Pentecostal churches in Kenya, with a significant following both in Kenya and abroad.
- Christ is the Answer Ministries (CITAM): This is a non-denominational church with a strong presence in Kenya and a large membership.
- Jesus Celebration Centre: This is a non-denominational church that was founded in 1992 and has grown to become one of the largest churches in Kenya.
- All Saints Cathedral: This is the seat of the Anglican Church of Kenya and is located in Nairobi. It is known for its historic architecture and significant cultural and religious importance.
- Presbyterian Church of East Africa (PCEA): This is a mainline Protestant denomination that has a large following in Kenya and is known for its emphasis on education and social justice.
- Deliverance Church: This is a Pentecostal church that was founded in Kenya in the 1980s and has since grown to become one of the largest churches in the country.
- Seventh Day Adventist Church: This is a Protestant denomination that is known for its emphasis on health and wellness, and has a significant following in Kenya.
- Catholic Church: This is one of the oldest and most established Christian denominations in Kenya, with a large membership and significant cultural and social influence.
- Anglican Church of Kenya: This is a mainline Protestant denomination that is the second-largest church in Kenya after the Catholic Church, with a significant following across the country.
The churches listed above are the richest as well as the biggest in Kenya right now. We shall keep you posted on the same page as time goes by in case of any kind of changes.
Other churches that are sometimes mentioned in discussions about wealthy religious institutions in Kenya include the Full Gospel Churches of Kenya, the African Inland Church, the Methodist Church in Kenya, and the Redeemed Gospel Church.
It is important to note that while these churches may be wealthy, this does not necessarily reflect the overall state of Christianity or religion in Kenya. There are many churches and religious institutions in Kenya that operate on a much smaller scale and may not have significant financial resources, but still play an important role in the spiritual and social lives of their members.