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17:13
17:13

Catholic Church Gets New Parish to Serve Islands' Believers 1 3

Bukasa the newly introduced Catholic Church Parish has been curved from Bumangi Parish to cater for Four Island Sub Counties in Kalangala District
17:30
17:30

Embattled Masaka District Kadhi Declines To Vacate Office 2

Bagunduse has vowed not to vacate office, saying his suspension is illegal. He says that such decisions can only be made by the district executive committee through the Regional Committee leadership, which he says was not done and therefore makes the entire process questionable.
07:37
07:37

Maracha Catholic Priest In Trouble for Impregnating Two Ladies, Child Neglect 5 1 Top story

Idede explains that when she dropped out of school due to school fees challenges, father Eguma approached her grandfather in Indika village, Ludara sub-county in Koboko district asking to stay with her at the parish. According to Idede, while at the parish she initially stayed with the cooks but the curate later offered her a private room.
16:46
16:46

Mufti Suspends Masaka, Bunyoro Kadhis After Succesful Impeachment 1 Top story

In a media statement, Ashiraf Zziwa, the acting Public Relations Officer, Uganda Muslim Supreme Council-UMSC, says the Mufti has appointed Sheikh Badru Uzairu Wassajja and Sheikh Edris Songolo to replace Sheikh Bagunduse and Sheikh Ashiraf Kugonza in acting capacity respectively.
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12:00

Kasana-Luweero Catholic Diocese Officially Gets 19th Parish 4 1 Top story

Speaking at the official commission of the new parish, Rt. Rev. Paul Ssemogerere, the Bishop of Kasana-Luweero Diocese said there is a sizeable number of Christians, which occasioned the creation of the parish. He warned Kannyanda parishioners to brace for fundraisings to support the diocesan pastoral activities.
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Masaka Diocese to Conduct Scientific Ordination, Suspends Key Rituals 2 1

The candidates completed their formal vocation training in 2020. However, their ordination was stayed due to the outbreak of Coronavirus disease-COVID-19 that led to the closing down of all public gatherings that include places of worship.
16:41
16:41

Soroti Anglican Diocese Needs UGX 320m to Complete Cathedral Project 1 2

The present Cathedral that was built in 1961, has a sitting capacity of 500 people. It serves as the seat of the Soroti Diocese and takes care of the Church of Uganda Christians in the districts of Soroti, Amuria, Kaberamaido, Serere, Katakwi and Kalaki.
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Lent is Not About Avoiding Meat, But a Time to Repent and Pray -Cleric 3 1

But Rev Fr Mayanja says that whereas the lent period is a season of fasting, praying and charity, many Christians have reduced it to attending Ash Wednesday and avoiding eating meat on Friday.
08:16
08:16

Religious Leaders Asked to Emulate Archbishop Janani Luwum President Museveni 1 1

The Democratic Party (DP) President Nobert Mao has asked religious leaders to emulate the life of Archbishop Janani Luwum by challenging bad leadership.
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20:41

I Wasn’t Comfortable With Commemoration of Luwum's Anniversary at State House-Bishop Ogwal 6 3 Top story

Delivering his sermon to Christians at St. Paul Church of Uganda in Wii-gweng village, Bishop Ogwal said he felt hesitant to accept the change of plan. He disclosed to Christians that he felt that the prayers should have taken place at Namirembe Cathedral, the provincial cathedral of the Church of Uganda after being moved from the martyrs’ home village in Wii-gweng.
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Archbishop Janani Luwum Did Not Die in Vain- President Museveni 1 8

But Museveni criticized President Idi Amin for fearing criticism. This he said was an act of cowardice adding that there was no need for the former President to end the life of the Archbishop and the other senior members of government, over such issues.
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Pictorial: Prayers to Mark 44th Anniversary of St. Janani Luwum Martyrdom in Kitgum 24

The memorial prayer was organized by the local organizing committee in Kitgum District and was presided over by the former Northern Uganda Diocese Bishops, Rt. Rev Nelson Onono-onweng and Benoni Ogwal Abwang. It attracted young and old Christians from within and outside Kitgum district.
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13:44

Ostrich Population Doubles in Karamoja 1

Fred Kizza, the Chief Warden of Mt Elgon National Park under whose administration Matheniko - Bokora and Pian - Upe game reserves fall told URN on Tuesday in Moroto that the ostrich population in Matheniko - Bokora game reserve is now over 50,000, making it the biggest of the species in the whole of Africa.
13:40
13:40

Janani Luwum Day Should Have More Clout -MPs Church of Uganda 3 1

In his memory, the day of his death has been marked as a public holiday, since 2015. But it is one of the holidays that are unknown among nationals, and on this basis, MPs think that more efforts should be put in place to make the celebration more significant and ensure that the day draws more attention than it is at the moment.
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Wowed into Salvation by Luwum; 113-Year-Old Recounts Journey St Janani Luwum 1 3

Langa, a resident of Lamit Kapim Cell in Pager Division, Kitgum District and believed to be the oldest person alive in Acholi sub-region was born into a Pagan family around 1907. She turned to Christianity in 1948 and now recounts how hesitant she was to follow Christianity until a young Janan Luwum wowed her with the Gospel.
12:58
12:58

Don't Oppose the Men of God, Archbishop Kazimba Implores Christians 1 4

The cleric said that the achievements made by the men of God will one day be left to Christians when they the clergy retire.
07:04
07:04

Pope Francis Knights Eight Ugandans 1 2

Instituted by Pope Gregory XVI on October 31, 1841, the award commonly referred to as Sylvestrine Order or the Pontifical Order of Pope Saint Sylvester is one of five orders of knighthood awarded directly by the Pope as the supreme pontiff and head of the Catholic Church.
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Old Churches Weary of 'Deliverance' Preachers Invading Arua 1

“I want to say it openly here that I discourage you from going for such prayers which are associated with witchcraft, stick to your faith and remain firm without being deviated from it,” warned Fr. Yobuta.
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Some Parents Shun Church Until Ban on Sunday School is Lifted 2

President Yoweri Museveni reopened places of worship on October 15th, 2020 while lifting the Covid-19 lockdown but kept the lid on Sunday School.
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No Ashes on Foreheads this Ash Wednesday 1 1

The guidelines issued in a short note titled; 'the distribution of ashes in time of the pandemic' directs priests to sprinkle the ashes with holy water on the head of each one rather than the traditional marking of foreheads.
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