Invocations to the Holy Martyrs of Uganda

Jesus our Lord and Redeemer: Have Mercy on us

St. Mary Queen of Uganda and Martys’ Mother,  Pray for us.

St. Charles Lwanga Yoth and Catholic Action, Pray for us.

St. Mathias Mulumba ideal chief, meek and most trustful, Pray for us.

St. Joseph Balikuddembe King’s Majordomo, Uganda Protomartyr, Pray for us.

St. Dionysius Ssebuggwaawo modest and zealous for Christ’s faith, Pray for us.

St. Andrew Kaggwa model Catechist and Teacher, Pray for us.

St. Pontianus Ngondwe faithful soldier longing for Martyrdom, Pray for us.

St. Anthanasius Bazzekuketta faithful steward of the royal treasury, Pray for us.

St. Noa Mawaggali humble worked and lover of Poverty, Pray for us.

St. Gonzaga Gonza most sympathetical to prisoners and afflicted, Pray for us.

St. James Buuzabalyawo King’s faithful  soldier and Instructor, Pray for us.

St. Gyaaviira Musoke shining exemplar of patience and forgiveness, Pray for us.

St. Ambrosius Kibuuka, young man full of joy and charity, Pray for us.

St. Anatolius Kiriggwawajjo humble servant and most pious, Pray for us.

St. Achilles Kiwanuka most odius of superstition for Christ’s love, Pray for us.

St. Kizito child resplendent with purity and Christian joy, Pray for us.

St. Mbaaga Tuzinde who preferred martyrdom to parents’ persuasion, Pray for us.

St. Mugagga Lubowa King’s young decorator, chaste and honest, Pray for us.

St. Mukasa Kiriwawanvu catechumen priviledged with bloody Baptism, Pray for us.

St. Adulphus Ludigo splendid follower of Christ’s spirit of service Pray for us.

St. Bruno Sserunkuuma Soldier Full example of repentance and temperance, Pray for us.

St. John Mary Muzeeyi prudent counsilor, full of mercy and compassion, Pray for us

Holy Martyrs of Uganda most firm and faithful to Christ and his Church, Pray for us.


O Lord Jesus, who wonderfully strengthened the Holy Martyrs of Uganda, Charles Lwanga, Mathias Mulumba and their Companions; and gave them to us as exemplars of Faith, Fortitude, Chastity, Charity and fidelity, grant, we beseech You, that by their intercession the same Virtues may increase in us; and that we may deserve to become propagators of your Faith. You who live and reign world without end. Amen.