Mapeera Nabunnya Pilgrimage Center

: International Day of the Girl-Child : Feast of St. John XXIII

11 October

: International Day of the Girl-Child : Feast of St. John XXIII

: International Day of the Girl-Child : Feast of St. John XXIII

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01 October Closed

: International Day of Older Persons; Feast of St. Teresa of the Child Jesus, patron saint of the Mission.

02 October Closed

: Feast of the Guardian Angels International Day of Non-Violence. Anniversary of the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948), the Apostle of Non-violence. “Non-violence is the greatest force at the disposal of mankind. It is mightier than the mightiest weapon of destruction devised by the ingenuity of man.”

03 October Closed

: Beginning of the Synod on the Youth up to 18th . Topic: “Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment”.

04 October Closed

: Feast of St. Francis of Assisi

05 October Closed

: World Teachers’ Day

07 October Closed

: Our Lady of the Rosary

08 October Closed

: (1894) Bro Amans together with Fr. Henri Gaudibert founded the parish of Kasozi (Kooki). After few days (12), he fell sick and was asked to go back to Europe for treatment; he died on the way at Bagamoyo (19 January 1895).

09 October Closed

: (1962) 56th Anniversary of the Independence of Uganda : (1884) Death of Muteesa I at Kasubi Nabulagala and was buried on the 19th October.

10 October Closed

: Feast of St. Daniel Comboni. Founder of the Comboni Missionaries (male and female), pioneer evangelisers in Northern Uganda.

11 October Closed

: International Day of the Girl-Child : Feast of St. John XXIII

12 October Closed

: Mapeera and Amans monthly Mass at Nabunnya Pilgrimage Centre, 5.30pm

14 October Closed

: Canonisation of Pope Paul VI. He died in 1978; beatified on 19th Oct. 2014.

15 October Closed

: International Day of Rural Women

17 October Closed

: Mapeera and Amans monthly Mass at Nabulagala & Namugongo, 6.00pm

18 October Ongoing

: (1964) 54th Anniversary of the canonisation of the Uganda Martyrs. : Feast of St. Luke the Evangelist. : (1888) Expulsion of the Missionaries, both Catholics and Protestants, from Buganda. : (1899) Arrival of the first Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of Africa (White Sisters) at Lubaga. These were the first female religious in Uganda. : 1930: Death anniversary of Mother Marie Salome, co-foundress of the Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of Africa (White Sisters) at the age of 83. She is buried in the Basilica of Our Lady of Africa, Algiers, Algeria. : Closing of the Synod on the Youth.