Bishop Sanctus Lino Wanok calls for holistic education

Bishop Sanctus Lino Wanok calls for holistic education

By Tobby Okello Bishop Sanctus Lino Wanok, the new Bishop of Lira Diocese said education is key in the evangelization mission of the Church. He said this when closing a meeting organized by education commission of Lira Diocese, on the 18th March at Nazareth family...

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Soroti Diocese gets new Bishop

Pope Francis has appointed Rev. Fr. Dr. Eciru Oliach Joseph as the third Bishop of Soroti Catholic Diocese on the 19th March 2019. The news was announced by the secretary of the Nuncio in Uganda, Rev. Fr. Alfred Rayan D’Souza (Charge d’ Affaires, a.i.). Who is Fr....

Fr. Edward Opio Losses Mother

Fr. Edward Opio of Apac Town Parish has lost his mother, Mary Etia Alex. She succumbed to death on Friday 15th March 2019, at Aboke health centre four, due to acute Malaria.  She was laid to rest at her home in Acwe Anyira chapel, on the 20th March 2019. The funeral...

MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS FOR LENT 2019

“For the creation waits with eager longingfor the revealing of the children of God” (Rm 8: 19) Dear Brothers and Sisters Each year, through Mother Church, God “gives us this joyful season when we prepare to celebrate the paschal mystery with mind and heart renewed… as...

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Soroti Diocese gets new Bishop

Pope Francis has appointed Rev. Fr. Dr. Eciru Oliach Joseph as the third Bishop of Soroti Catholic Diocese on the 19th March 2019. The news was announced by the secretary of the Nuncio in Uganda, Rev. Fr. Alfred Rayan D’Souza (Charge d’ Affaires, a.i.). Who is Fr....

Bishop Sanctus Lino Wanok Becomes 4th Bishop of Lira Diocese

Bishop Sanctus Lino Wanok of Nebbi Catholic Diocese was on Saturday 9th February 2019 installed as the fourth Bishop of Lira Diocese amidst jubilation and great expectation. Pope Francis appointed Bishop Linus on 23rd November 2018 as the Bishop of Lira Diocese. He...

The Family Ministry Lira Diocese

The family ministry under the leadership of Fr. Carlo Ojuka plans to celebrate the jubilee of the family at the Diocesan level on the 30th 12 2018, at Aduku Catholic Parish. Each parish is expected to send a representation of five couples. The activities of the day...

The Youth Office Lira Diocese

Fr. Polycarp Opio hereby notifies the youth of Lira Diocese that the national youth conference for this year takes place from the 11th to 16th December 2018. It is being hosted by Nebbi Catholic Diocese. For more details, please contact the youth chaplain on phone...

Choir Office Lira Diocese

The Diocesan Choir Office has planned to hold a grand music Competition to take place on the 15th December 2018 at Aloi Catholic Parish. This will involve all the 19 Parishes and one sub Parish of Lira Diocese. There are prices allotted for the winning choir. The...

Education Office Lira Diocese

The Education Office Lira Diocese plans to have the training of nursery teachers at St. Mary Magdalene Girls SS on the 09th December 2018. The training is organised by the Ministry of Education and Sports in collaboration with Lira Catholic Diocese. Upon successful...