Melchizedek Kenya

PhotographerArtur Gutowski
PrizeHonorable Mention
Entry Description

In Kenya, the dominant religion is Christianity(82% of the total population) which is mixed with traditional African beliefs. On every sunday Melchizedek Church in Mombasa organize ceremonies for casting out demons. During the ceremony members of the church shouts prayers – in the name of Jesus - to help possesed person. People come to the church from all over country to seek treatment for afflictions like AIDS, cancer and infertility which they believe are caused by demons.