Nairobi, Kenya – Twelve Young Mill Hill Missionaries Ordained Deacons
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Nairobi, Kenya – Twelve Young Mill Hill Missionaries Ordained Deacons

PERPETUAL OATH AND DIACONATE CELEBRATIONS:  ST JOSEPH FORMATION CENTRE NAIROBI, 2022             What marvels the Lord worked for us! Indeed we are glad. The Mill Hill Society is blessed to have been nourished by God who in his goodness has called twelve young men from different parts of the world to serve him through the…

Famine in Karamoja, Uganda
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Famine in Karamoja, Uganda

A Catholic charity is appealing for help to feed people in Karamoja, an arid region of Uganda, badly affected by drought in East Africa. Jean Johnson, a parishioner from Ipswich, who volunteers with SPICMA, (Special Projects in Christian Missionary Areas) has been to this area many times and gathered some of the information that has…

Kabale, Uganda: Ordination Bruno Tumwesigye MHM
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Kabale, Uganda: Ordination Bruno Tumwesigye MHM

On Saturday 13th August Mill Hill Missionary Deacon, Bruno Tumwesigye, was ordained a priest at Rushuroza Cathedral, Kabale, Uganda – his home diocese. Bruno Tumwesigye MHM was ordained together with a significant number of other ordinands by the Rt Rev Callistus Rubaramira , bishop of the diocese of Kabale. Bruno has been appointed to serve…

Karamoja, Uganda – Heart-rending Stories from an Unfolding Emergency
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Karamoja, Uganda – Heart-rending Stories from an Unfolding Emergency

I begin my letter today by meditating and reflecting on the words of Fr Michael Corcoran MHM in the just concluded general chapter meeting. He says: “Such an urgent mission requires personal and communal conversion. opening our hearts to interpret the signs of the times and to be receptive to the appeals of hope and peace…

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Namilyango, Uganda: Educating Future Leaders

In his message during his pastoral visit to the school that is located in Uganda’s Seeta Mukono District, a region covered by Lugazi Diocese, Bishop Matthias Ssekamanya told the school management not only to be implementers but also “creators of different aspects of life” in their students so that they can be among those to propel the East African…

Namugongo, Uganda: Martyrs Day Pilgrimage Resumes after Two Year Hiatus
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Namugongo, Uganda: Martyrs Day Pilgrimage Resumes after Two Year Hiatus

NAMUGONGO, JUNE 3, 2022 (CISA) – Pilgrims from all works of life on the morning of June 3, braved a heavy downpour to access Uganda Martyrs Catholic Shrine Namugongo for the 2022 Martyrs Day Celebrations animated by the Catholic Diocese of Fort Portal under the shepherdship of Rt Rev Robert Muhiirwa Akiiki. The June 3 official…

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…

Mourning Mill Hill Missionary Seminarian Paul Masereka
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Mourning Mill Hill Missionary Seminarian Paul Masereka

The body of Seminarian Paul Masereka, a 30-year-old Member of the Congregation of  Jinja Mill Hill,  has been laid to rest at his ancestral Home in Kyambogho cell, Mpondwe Lhubiriha town council in Kasese district with a call on believers to be humble and use their talents for God’s will. In his homily while presiding…