Mount Sion Gikungu Shrine Tag

BURUNDI, Diomede Mujojoma • The Lenten Action Commission from the Mount Sion Gikungu Shrine in Burundi visited Muyinga prison on 23 July 2017. They took along donations of clothes, 350kg of rice, 65l of palm oil, 140kg of maize meal, 35kg of sugar, 50kg of salt, 72 tubes of toothpaste, bread, ham and Fanta to give to the prisoners. The delegation headed by Félix Naishakiye, the vice president of Lenten Action Commission, left Bujumbura in two vehicles at 7.30 in the morning. They were late in arriving because they didRead More
BURUNDI, Méthode Nyandwi and Diomède Mujojoma • The Schoenstatt Mount Sion Gikungu Shrine in Burundi celebrated the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception on Sunday, 4 December, four days before the official celebration by the Catholic Church. This solemnity is usually celebrated on 8 December every year, but this year since the date was on Thursday, mid-week, and because Schoenstatt Mount Sion Gikungu Shrine celebrates it in a grandiose way with the Apostolic Nuncio in Burundi celebrating Mass, it was decided instead to have it on Sunday, 4 December. This permittedRead More