Mapeera Nabunnya Pilgrimage Center

: (1912) Pope Pius X declared the Uganda Martyrs Venerables

: (1912) Pope Pius X declared the Uganda Martyrs Venerables

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01 December Closed

: World AIDS Day

02 December Closed

: International Day of the Abolition of Slave Trade

04 December Closed

: (1882) Death of Fr. Leon Barbot one of the five pioneer missionaries in Uganda. He died at Zanzibar and his remains were brought back to Uganda in 1974 and are buried at Nabulagala Parish.

08 December Closed

: Feast of Immaculate Conception. Feast of Missionaries of Africa (White Fathers), Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of Africa (White Sisters), Good Samaritan Sisters (Nalukolongo). : (1953) First Leaders’ Meeting for the Apostolate of the Laity in Africa, held at Kisubi Seminary, from the 8th to the 13th December. The participants went on a pilgrimage to Namugongo on the 10th and donated a big painting of the Uganda Martyrs. Remember that St. Charles Lwanga had been declared by Pope Pius XI on 22nd June 1934 as the patron of the African youth movements of Catholic Action and this patronage was extended to all Catholic Action in Africa by Pope Pius XII on the 23rd July 1950.

10 December Closed

: World Human Rights Day

12 December Closed

: Monthly Mass at Mapeera-Nabunnya Pilgrimage Centre – 5.30pm.