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Diocese of

Jinja

Uganda Uganda

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 8,917 km²

Population: 887,904 Catholics (21.1% of 4,200,168 total) (2018)

Statistics: 25 parishes, 124 priests (69 diocesan, 55 religious), 540 lay religious (295 brothers, 245 sisters), 50 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: Tororo

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Website: Link

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2010.03.02 – ...):Bishop Charles Martin Wamika (67)Bishop Charles Martin Wamika (67)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Jinja (Roman Rite)

Bishop Charles Martin Wamika (67)Bishop Charles Martin Wamika (67)Permalink
(2010.03.02 – ...)

Bishop of Jinja (Uganda)

May they be one

Born:1953.08.12 (Uganda)
Ordained Priest:1979.09.22
Consecrated Bishop:1994.02.19

Titular Bishop of Tacapæ (1993.10.18 – 2010.03.02)

Auxiliary Bishop of Tororo (Uganda) (1993.10.18 – 2010.03.02)

Bishop of Jinja (Uganda) (2010.03.02 – ...)

Bishop Joseph Benard Willigers, M.H.M.Permalink
(1967.07.13 – 2010.03.02)

De petra melle

Born:1930.10.26 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1955.07.10
Consecrated Bishop:1967.12.03
Died:2012.09.30 († 81)

Bishop of Jinja (Uganda) (1967.07.13 – 2010.03.02)


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