The preparation for the peace week 2018 which is to be hosted by the Diocese of Arua particularly in Moyo parish is gaining momentum for the central organizing committee through meetings after every two weeks in a month for the success of the celebrations.
“A Bishop is a servant of God and
he is called to shepherd the people of God.” “… sometimes people don’t have the right picture of a Bishop, they look at
him as someone who has attained a social status”.
Christians of Arua Diocese joined the Universal Catholic Church to celebrate All Saints Day; a Feast to honor and celebrate all Saints.
The Rt. Rev Sabino Ocan Odoki, Bishop of
Arua Diocese has called the youth to be agents of positive change in their
The Bishop said this in his homily during the Diocesan Young Catholic Students (YCS) Rally Day celebrations at Ediofe Cathedral. He also urged the youth to follow in the footsteps of the Diocesan chaplain Fr. Kizito Yandu in promoting Youth Apostolate.
The South Sudanese refugees at
Ofua 1 under Rhino Camp in Arua district have tasked the responsible Stake
Holders /Leaders to help address the concern of increasing school dropout rate
among primary pupils.
The refugee welfare council one admitted the fact that primary school dropout rate in Ofua 1 is overwhelming.
Rt Rev Sabino Ocan Odoki, Bishop of the Diocese of
Arua, has encouraged the Christian Community of the Diocese to organize bigger
celebrations for St. Daniel Comboni Day.
The Bishop pointed out that the Comboni family in the Diocese of Arua and West Nile has contributed greatly in terms of education, health spirituality among others.
Parishioners of Kamaka parish converged at the parish center on November 5, 2017 in which 114 received the sacrament of confirmation and five wedded on the pastoral visit of Bishop Sabino Ocan Odoki to the Parish. At the celebration, Bishop Odoki also thanked the Christians of the parish for their generous contribution towards the renovation of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Cathedral- Ediofe.
The re-opening of Sacred Heart Cathedral, Ediofe was such a spiritual colorful ceremony that attracted more than one million people of good will in the History of Arua Diocese. The renovation of Sacred Heart of Jesus Ediofe Cathedral had started way back on 18th May 2010.