History Series


2008 : The beginning of the Mission
in southern Uganda an the organization
of the catechumenate

Marinus Rooijackers

There are two documents "word" with photos :
Page 1 : The beginning of the Mission in southern Uganda: 1879-1892
Page 2 Organization of the Catechumenate 1892 - 1914

On this page the other photos which are in the booklet
For the explanations put the mouse on the photo and click to enlarge

The pyre at Namugongo. Painting by F. Luigi, 1913 . Chapel of Our Lady, Villa Maria, 1898 . Church of  Mitala Maria 1905 . Church of  Nandere 1902

. Missionaries of Africa after the annual retreat in 1908 . White Sisters and young women catechists with the girls on the day of their Solemn Communion, Villa Maria, 1919 . Trainee catechists with their Superior, Father Pierre Viel, at Bikira 1912
The Bannabikira in 1910. Fathers Basilio Lumu and Victor Mukasa Womereka  1913 . Ugandan priests with Bishop John Forbes in 1924. Bishop Forbes was Coadjutor to Bishop Streicher from 1917 to 1926.

Bishop Léon Livinhac Vicar Apostolic  from 1883 to 1889 . Bishop Jean Hirth  Vicar Apostolic from 1889 to 1894 . Bishop Antonin Guillermain Vicar Apostolic from 1895 to1896 . Bishop  Henri Streicher Vicar Apostolic from 1897 to 1933

1894 Uganda 1922
Victoria-Nyanza Septentrional

Martyrs de l'Ouganda

See also:

* 12 May 1890 - Death of Father Lourdel (1853-1890) (by Fr. Stefaan Minnaert M.Afr. & photos archives)
* Archbishop Léon Livinhac, (White Father) Founder of the Catholic Church in Buganda, 1846-1922 (by Fr. Stefaan Minnaert M.Afr. & photos archives)