Uganda: Foot Pilgrims to Namugongo Set off Again after Two Year Break
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Uganda: Foot Pilgrims to Namugongo Set off Again after Two Year Break

This year, Fort Portal Diocese shall animate the Liturgy on Martyrs day at Namugongo and the preparations are ongoing in high gear. Pilgrims from Fort Portal the Diocese that is charged with responsibilities to organized and animate the liturgy for this year’s celebrations and other Dioceses in Uganda, have started the pilgrimage to Namugongo Martyrs…

Kumbo, Cameroon: Lenten Pilgrimage Restored
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Kumbo, Cameroon: Lenten Pilgrimage Restored

The people of God in Cameroon’s Kumbo Diocese have gathered for the first time in four years to celebrate their Diocesan Lenten pilgrimage.  The annual pilgrimage had not been realized since 2017 due to the Anglophone crisis and in the last couple of years because of the COVID-19 restrictions.  “After a long time of insecurity, roadblocks, lockdowns…

St. Joseph- A Pilgrimage
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St. Joseph- A Pilgrimage

Last Saturday a small group assembled in the former college cemetery in Mill Hill to celebrate the feast of St Joseph, they were accompanied by Fr Phillip Baptiste who is the Director for “Mission Together” in Westminster Diocese. He was joined by two parish Priests from the locality and led the ensemble in prayer reciting the rosary whilst…

Pakistan: Popular Mariamabad Pilgrimage Cancelled due to Pandemic
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Pakistan: Popular Mariamabad Pilgrimage Cancelled due to Pandemic

Every year Mariamabad village in Punjab province becomes a destination for devotees from all over the country. More than a million devotees and young people from all over Pakistan travel to the shrine on foot, by bicycle or in vehicles to queue for hours and pray at the Marian shrine for special favors. Many light…