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 blesses 60 wheel chairs recieved from donors.
A beneficiary recieves a wheel chair from Mr. Carlo Angeletti

A beneficiary expresses gratitude to the donor

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

Diocesan Pastoral Council unearths pastoral challenges.

The ongoing Arua Diocese Pastoral Council meeting at Christus Centre will device means to tackle several pastoral challenges in 

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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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Wheelchairs donated to Arua Diocese.

Arua Diocese has received sixty wheel chairs from the Franciscans Missionaries in Assisi;  Italy...

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Current Situation In Arua Diocese.

The Office of the Apostolic Nuncio in Uganda issued a notification about the current situation in Arua 

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Holy Father Pope Francis

Prayer intentions of the Holy Father, Pope Francis, May - 2017
 
  • Universal: That Christains in Africa, in imitation of the Merciful Jesus, may give prophetic witness to reconciliation, justice and peace

UPCOMING EVENTS    

       Training of Parish Pastoral Council Agents on  basic  financial management

  • May 15, 2017 - Adjumani Deanery
  • May 16, 2017- Moyo Deanery
  • May 17, 2017- Lodonga Deanery
  • May 18, 2017- Aripea Deanery

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