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Diocese of

Lugazi

Uganda Uganda

Continent: Eastern and Central Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 4,595 km²

Population: 682,824 Catholics (42.5% of 1,606,724 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Kampala

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 21 parishes, 10 missions, 76 priests (68 diocesan, 8 religious), 209 lay religious (16 brothers, 193 sisters), 40 seminarians (2014)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2014.11.04 – ...):Bishop Christopher Kakooza (63)Bishop Christopher Kakooza (63)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Lugazi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Christopher Kakooza (63)Bishop Christopher Kakooza (63)Permalink
(2014.11.04 – ...)

Bishop of Lugazi (Uganda)

Born:1952.11.15 (Uganda)
Ordained Priest:1983.06.03
Consecrated Bishop:1999.04.17

Titular Bishop of Casæ in Numidia (1999.01.02 – 2014.11.04)

Auxiliary Bishop of Kampala (Uganda) (1999.01.02 – 2014.11.04)

Bishop of Lugazi (Uganda) (2014.11.04 – ...)

Bishop Matthias Ssekamanya (79)Bishop Matthias Ssekamanya (79)Permalink
(1996.11.30 – 2014.11.04)

Bishop emeritus of Lugazi (Uganda)

Born:1936.10.15 (Uganda)
Ordained Priest:1965.12.19
Consecrated Bishop:1985.06.02

Titular Bishop of Iziriana (1985.03.09 – 1996.11.30)

Auxiliary Bishop of Kampala (Uganda) (1985.03.09 – 1996.11.30)

Bishop of Lugazi (Uganda) (1996.11.30 – 2014.11.04)

President of Uganda Episcopal Conference (2006 – 2010)


as of 2016.08.19

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