This story first appeared in Comboni Missions Magazine Spring 2019 An Extraordinary Story of Mission By: Kathleen M. Carroll June 3 is always remembered in central Africa as the Feast of the Ugandan Martyrs, when 22 young converts were executed by order of a particularly cruel king. The stories of the faith of
This story first appeared in Comboni Missions magazine Spring 2019. Honoring a Renowned Surgeon’s Tireless Service By: Kathleen M. Carroll Dr. Andrew Vuni was head surgeon at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Maracha, Uganda. The first bishop of Arua asked him to help the German doctors there in 1986. The institution is famous
This story first appeared in Comboni Missions magazine Winter 2018/19 This Comboni school in Chama, Zambia, is breathing new life into its community By: Fr. Jesto Bwalya, mccj At the end of a worn-down dirt road near the border with Malawi lies Chama, a small town in Zambia. Like much of Africa, Zambia’s
Congratulations to our editor Kathleen Carroll for winning two well-deserved awards from the Catholic Press Association annual awards. Through Comboni Missions magazine, we strive to educate our readers about the works of the Comboni Missionaries around the world and inspire them to answer their Catholic call to mission. Ms. Carroll's penchant for storytelling
Comboni Missionaries 51st Annual Dinner Dance - Honoring Rose Mary Ranallo! Celebrating 78 years of missionary work in North America and 150 years as an organization! To order tickets, please call - 708.354.1999 Saturday, November 25, 2017 6:30 p.m. Cocktails & 7 p.m. Dinner Poretta's Banquets - 3718 N Central Chicago, IL $75 Donation for Dinner Ticket Cash Raffle! Silent Auction! Entertainment provided by Dr. DJ and 4 Strings Attached!