The Rector of the Sanctuary would kindly like to invite you to the Solemnity of Our Lady of Kibeho, The Mother of the Word (anniversaries of the beginning of the apparitions in Kibeho in 1981). Below is the programme:

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Monday 27th November, 2017 - Vigil of the Solemnity:

At 04:30 pm: Vigil Mass

The Readings:

1st Reading: So 3, 14-18a (in French)

2nd Reading: Col 3, 12-17 (in English)

Gospel: Mt 12, 46-50 (in Kinyarwanda)

  • The procession with candles will be after the Holy Mass.
  • After the procession, the vigil continues with various songs in honour to our Lady.
  • At 08:00 pm: The Glorious mysteries Rosary will be meditated for the Peace all over the World intentions and Sacrament of Reconciliation.
  • At 08:45 pm: Conference.
  • Songs in different languages relative to cultural groups during at the Vigil will follow.
  • Tuesday 28th November, 2017: Solemnity of Mary Mother of the Word:
  • At 09:00 Am: Rosary of seven sorrows of Virgin Mary for intentions of the Universal Church and Sacrament of Reconciliation.
  • At 11:00 Am: Mass celebrated by His Exellence Mgr Célestin Hakizimana, Bishop of Gikongoro Diocese.

The Readings:

1st Reading: Is 7, 10-14 (in French)

2nd Reading: Eph 1, 3-6, 11-12 (in English)

Gospel: Jn 1, 1-5, 9-14 (in Kinyarwanda)

You can also follow these ceremonies live in the Radio Maria Rwanda and on the Internet:

We entrust you through the intercessions of Virgin Mary our Mother of the Word.

Fr. Zbigniew Pawłowski, SAC

The Rector of the Sanctuary of our Lady of Kibeho

Contact Info

Sanctuary Our Lady of Kibeho
B.P. 341 Butare / Rwanda
Central Africa
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+250/ 78 830 73 76
+ 250/ 78 884 09 59


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