Events - Dec 2008

Annual Retreat
Facilitator: Fr. Eamonn Mulcahy
Place: Spiritan Postulancy, Namugongo
Date: 10th -15th December 2008

General Assembly

Moderator: Martin Kelly
Place: Spiritan Postulancy, Namugongo
Date: 16th – 19th December 2008.

Silver Jubilee of Spiritan Presence in Uganda
Place: Mulago Parish Church
Date: December 21st 2008.

Events - Jan - July 2009

1.      On February 2, 2009, Spiritans in Uganda celebrated the Feast-day of Ven. Francis Mary Paul Libermann in Our Lady Help of the Sick, Mulago Parish, Kampala Archdiocese.

2.      On April 10, 2009, Frs. ANDAMA Martin, KEREBBA Nicholas, MULYANGA Peter Anthony and SSEBYANZI WASSWA Bonaventure participated in the public and ecumenical Way of the Cross that converged in Nakivubo Stadium in the Capital City of Kampala.

3.      On April 17, 2009, there was a commissioning of Frs. WAIGA Vincent and WALIMBWA Charles at the Spiritan Postulancy Centre, Jjanda – Namugongo, to a new mission in KIGAAYA Catholic Parish, Hoima Diocese.

4.      On May 13, five Spiritan candidates from Uganda Foundation graduated after completing their philosophical studies at Spiritan Missionary Seminary in Njiro – Arusha, Tanzania.

5.      On Pentecost Sunday May 31, 2009, the Spiritan Family in Uganda Foundation celebrated the Foundation Day of the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. During the occasion at least five Ugandan Lay Missionaries/Associates were presented and recognized.

6.      On June 3, 2009, the Spiritan Family in Uganda participated in celebrations of Uganda Martyrs Day at Namugongo.

7.      The First Spiritan Month designated for Scholastics KAMOGA John Bosco, MALIAMUNGU Godfrey and OKWAI-RWOTH Angelo took place from June 8 – July 4, 2009.

8.      On July 5, 2009, Fr. WAIGA Vincent was installed as the Parish Priest of KIGAAYA Catholic Parish.