Welcome to Masaka Catholic Diocese
Masaka Catholic Diocese is large and diverse, with a wide variety of ministries. These pages reflect the many ways in which we strive to serve God through service to His people. As you visit the various pages on this web site, the mission of the Diocese will become clear –
“For thou shalt be His witness unto all men of what thou hast seen and heard” Acts 22:15.
To join us in our work, please visit one of our churches, or search for a school, or learn how you can support our Charitable, Educational, and Pastoral Mission.
The Diocese of Masaka is located in the Southern part of Uganda, South of the Equator. It covers an area of 21,229 Sq. Km. It covers the civic districts of Bukomansimbi, Kalangala, Kalungu, Kyotera, Lwengo, Lyantonde, Masaka, Rakai and Ssembabule.
Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
Elevated: 25th March, 1953
Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Kampala
Mailing Address: Bishop’s House, Kitovu, P.O Box 70, Masaka – Uganda (EA)
Dependent on: Congregation for the Evangelization of the Peoples
Vicariate: Vicariate Apostolic of Masaka
Latin Name: Masakaensis
Erected Vicariate: 25th May, 1939