Uganda Martyrs Shrine to hold two million people during Papal Visit

In respect to the Papal visit to Uganda, a shrine known as the Shrine of the Ugandan Martyrs is undergoing a huge renovation so that it could hold a capacity of two million people when Pope Francis celebrates a Saturday mass there around the Shrine. The shrine depicts the murder of 22 Christian martyrs who… Continue reading Uganda Martyrs Shrine to hold two million people during Papal Visit

Ugandan bishops ask Catholics to prepare spiritually for the Pope’s visit

Faithful urged to do penance and undertake charity for the poor The Ugandan bishops have called on Catholics to prepare spiritually for Pope Francis’s November 27-29 visit to their country. “The nature of this visit is primarily pastoral and spiritual,” the bishops said in a letter signed by Archbishop John Baptist Odama of Gulu, president… Continue reading Ugandan bishops ask Catholics to prepare spiritually for the Pope’s visit