“STAND FIRM IN THE FAITH: THAT WE HAVE BEEN TAUGHT” (Colossians 2:7).

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Hoima Catholic Diocese is head-quartered in the municipality of Hoima in the Mid-Western region of Uganda covering the Kingdom of Bunyoro Kitara, home to a variety of people, cultures and ethnicities. The Diocese is part of the Ecclesiastical province of Mbarara, Uganda.

You will find on this website information about the history, development and role of the Catholic church in this part of Uganda.  The site exposes the Diocese, its Bishops, past and present (the Ordinary, and the Bishop Emeritus), …..

RT. REV. VINCENT KIRABO

Bishop of Hoima Catholic DioceseThe Rt. Rev. Vincent Kirabo was appointed Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Hoima, Uganda by Pope Francis on 30th, November 2015.

He was born on 1st, October 1955. After primary school in Kahunde and ‘O’ level at St. John Bosco Minor Seminary- Hoima, he began philosophical studies at the Uganda Martyr’s National Major Seminary Alokulum in Gulu. After having completed theological studies at St. Mary’s National Seminary  Ggaba, he was ordained a priest of the Diocese of Hoima on 9th, September 1979.

Thanks to our Bishops

Bishop Cyprian Biyehima Kihangire

From 20th January 1964 to 5th January 1985
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Bishop Albert Edward Baharagate

From October 5th, 1969 to 1991
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Bishop Muganwa Byabazaire

From  9th March 1991 to November 13th, 2009
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Rt. Rev. Lambert Bainomugisha

From November 13th, 2009 to February 28th, 2016 .
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