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Diocese of

Arua

Uganda Uganda

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 10,561 km²

Population: 1,662,369 Catholics (58.5% of 2,842,933 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Gulu

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Patron Saint: Sacred Heart of Jesus, Our Lady Mediatrix of all Graces

Statistics: 40 parishes, 137 priests (100 diocesan, 37 religious), 204 lay religious (87 brothers, 117 sisters), 56 seminarians (2014)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2010.10.20 – ...):Bishop Sabino Ocan Odoki (59)Bishop Sabino Ocan Odoki (59)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Arua (Roman Rite)

Bishop Sabino Ocan Odoki (59)Bishop Sabino Ocan Odoki (59)Permalink
(2010.10.20 – ...)

Bishop of Arua (Uganda)

Born:1957.08.08 (Uganda)
Ordained Priest:1983.09.10
Consecrated Bishop:2006.10.21

Titular Bishop of Sabrata (2006.07.22 – 2010.10.20)

Auxiliary Bishop of Gulu (Uganda) (2006.07.22 – 2010.10.20)

Apostolic Administrator of Arua (Uganda) (2009.09 – 2010.10.20)

Bishop of Arua (Uganda) (2010.10.20 – ...)

Bishop Sabino Ocan Odoki (59)Bishop Sabino Ocan Odoki (59)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2009.09 – 2010.10.20)

Bishop Frederick Drandua (73)Bishop Frederick Drandua (73)Permalink
(1986.05.27 – 2009.08.19)

Bishop emeritus of Arua (Uganda)

Ut unum sint

Born:1943.08.12 (Uganda)
Ordained Priest:1970.08.09
Consecrated Bishop:1986.08.15

Bishop of Arua (Uganda) (1986.05.27 – 2009.08.19)

Bishop Angelo Tarantino, M.C.C.J.Permalink
(1959.02.12 – 1984)

Born:1908.04.08 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1932.03.19
Consecrated Bishop:1959.05.01
Died:1990.04.15 († 82)

Bishop of Arua (Uganda) (1959.02.12 – 1984)


as of 2016.08.19

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