Posted by: APO | 30 November 2015

Homily at the Namugongo shrines: we honour the Ugandan martyrs when we carry on their witness to Christ

Early this morning, the Pope visited the Anglican shrine at Namugongo (under the jurisdiction of the Church of Uganda), erected in the place where 25 Ugandans, Catholics and Anglicans, were martyred between 1884 and 1887. Their relics are conserved in a chapel adjacent to the holy building, situated just a few kilometres from the Catholic shrine. Francis was welcomed by the Anglican archbishop Stanley… Read more on http://www.africa-newsroom.com/press/homily-at-the-namugongo-shrines-we-honour-the-ugandan-martyrs-when-we-carry-on-their-witness-to-christ?lang=en


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