Welcome to Diocese of Arua

Celebrating Faith, Hope and Love.

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Sacred Heart Cathedral Ediofe re-opened and consecrated on Feb. 25th, 2017
Sacred Heart Cathedral Ediofe re-opened and consecrated on Feb. 25th, 2017
Rt. Rev. Sabino Odoki Leads Mass on YCS Day 
Youth Attend Mass at Ediofe Cathedral

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Pictorial of the reopening and consecration of Ediofe Cathedral 25-02-17

Pictorial of the reopening and consecration of Ediofe Cathedral 25-02-17

Pictorial of the reopening and consecration of Ediofe Cathedral 25-02-17

Pictorial of the reopening and consecration of Ediofe Cathedral 25-02-17

Pictorial of 50th anniversary of existance of Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in Uganda

Pictorial of 50th anniversary of existance of Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in Uganda

Welcome to the official website of Arua Diocese. After having celebrated the Centenary of Christian Faith in our Diocese in 2012, we aspire to respond to Jesus' invitation by becoming a Missionary Diocese in the next one hundred years. Every baptized Christian is an evangelizer, a missionary as Jesus tells His disciples "... go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit" (Mt. 28:19).

Bishop's Message

"We aspire to respond to Jesus' invitation by becoming a Missionary Diocese in the next one hundred years. Every baptized Christian is an evangelizer, a missionary..."         Rt. Rev. Sabino Ocan Odoki , Bishop of Arua Diocese

History

Arua Diocese was originally part of Gulu Diocese. Erected as a Diocese on June 23, 1958, its Patrons are the Sacred Heart... Read more

Diocese News Updates

Mass Wedding ahead of Centenary of Moyo Parish

Bishop Sabino Odoki blessed the marriages of 36 couples at Moyo Catholic Parish ahead of Centenary celebration of due on August 19, 2017. He   Read more

Preparations for Youth Day on High Gear

The central organizing committee members for the 2017 Diocesan Youth Celebrations to be hosted by Koboko Catholic Parish have intensified preparations for the occasion.  Read more

Be positive change agents Bp. Sabino urges Youth

The Rt. Rev Sabino Ocan Odoki, Bishop of Arua Diocese has called the youth to be agents of positive change in their communities 

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Clergy and Religious pledge to support refugees.

The plight of South Sudanese refugees is raising concerns among religious leaders of Arua Diocese.

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Holy Father Pope Francis

Prayer intentions of the Holy Father, Pope Francis, Aug - 2017
 
  • Universal: That our brothers and sisters who have strayed from the faith, through our prayer and witness to the Gospel, may rediscover the merciful closeness of the Lord and the beauty of the Christain life.

UPCOMING EVENTS  

  • August 22, 2017- Profession Day for Marian Brothers
  • August 23, 2017- Board of Consultors meeting
  • August 26, 2017- Priestly of Deacons Godfrey Guman and Denis Pariyo
  • August 27, 2017- Confirmation at Maracha Parish