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The mission in Uganda

EVANGELISATION        FIRST STAGE North Africa, including Egypt and Sudan, had seen Christian missionaries since the time of Christ and the Roman Empire. Although they travelled some way up the River Nile, penetration deep into the interior was too much of a challenge. The modern evangelization of Africa started in the XIX Century along the coastal...

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Parishes where we are

ALENGA – ParishCatholic Parish AlengaP. O. Box 43LIRA ALIWANG – ParishCatholic Parish AliwangP. O. Box 108LIRA ANGAL – ParishCatholic Parish AngalP. O. Box 85NEBBI BALA – ParishBala Catholic ParishP. O. Box 43tel. (+256)782-84.93.89, (+256)772-40.58.44LIRA ICEME – ParishCatholic Church IcemeP. O. Box 43LIRA KALONGO – Parish-HospitalCatholic Church KalongoPrivate BagLIRA (Uganda)e-mail: Kalongo@bushnet.net KAMPALA (3) – Mbuya ParishMbuya...

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Daniel Comboni

Daniel Comboni (1831-1881) Daniel Comboni: the son of poor gardeners who became the first Catholic Bishop of Central Africa, and one of the great missionaries in the Church’s history. It is a fact. When God decides to take a hand and select a generous and open-hearted individual, things happen: great, new things. An “only child”...

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The Comboni Missionaries of the Heart of Jesus (MCCJ)

The Comboni Missionaries are a Missionary Institute comprised of Religious Priests and Brothers founded by Daniel Comboni; on 1st June 1867 .  He developed a great passion to bring the Gospel to the peoples in Africa.  Even as a young child, he used to go up the hill and cry out aloud “Africa of Death” ...