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Welcome to Kayinda-Mityana Diocese.

Welcome to the diocese of Kiyinda-Mityana! Find on this website information about the history of the diocese, its bishop, the main functions in the diocese, diocesan statistics, religious communities of men and women with their respective addresses, other institutions including seminaries, catechetical centre, hospitals and health centres, parishes, centres with resident priests, diocesan and relgious priests with their dates of ordination

HISTORY:

The Diocese of Kiyinda–Mityana is found in Kampala Ecclesiastical Province. It covers an area of 11.965sqkms. The Diocese comprises of the civil Districts of Mubende, Mityana, Kiboga and part of Mpigi District (i.e. Gomba county). It presently comprises of 25 parishes. The Diocese was originally part of Kampala Archdiocese. It was erected on 17th July 1981, promulgated on 21st August 1981 and solemnly inaugurated on 22nd November 1981. The first bishop was Bishop Emmanuel Wamala, now His Eminence Emmanuel Cardinal Wamala, who was consecrated a Bishop on the same day of the inauguration of the diocese.

On 10th September 1988, Bishop Wamala was appointed Co-adjutor Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Kampala and was replaced by Bishop Joseph Mukwaya who was auxiliary Bishop of Kampala Archdiocese. Bishop Mukwaya took canonical possession of the Diocese of Kiyinda-Mityana on 8th October 1988 becoming the second Ordinary Bishop of Kiyinda-Mityana. Bishop Mukwaya received a co-Adjutor Bishop, Msgr. Joseph Antony Zziwa who was consecrated a Bishop on 16th March 2002. On the 23rd October 2004, His Holiness Pope John Paul II allowed Bishop Mukwaya to retire from the responsibilities of Local See Ordinary and appointed Bishop Zziwa as Ordinary of the Diocese becoming the third Ordinary Bishop of Kiyinda-Mityana. Bishop Mukwaya died in 2008.

Rt. Rev. Joseph Antony Zziwa was born on 16th February, 1956 at Kasambya, Mubende Parish in the Diocese of Kiyinda-Mityana. He was ordained a priest on 16th November, 1980 for the Archdiocese of Kampala. He was appointed co-Adjutor Bishop of Kiyinda-Mityana Diocese on 18th December, 2001, and consecrated Bishop on 16th March, 2002. He was enthroned Bishop of the Diocese on 21st November, 2004, becoming the third Ordinary Bishop of Kiyinda-Mityana.

 

Statistics
Description Number
Area (sq Km)  11.965
Population 1,326,000
Catholics 507,000
Parishes 26
Deaneries 6
Diocesan Priests 130
Fidei Donum 7
Active on outside Assignment 5
Missionary Priests 14
Professed non-Priests 10
Professed Religious Women 116
Major Seminarians 63
Catechists (full time) 682
Functions
MAIN FUNCTIONS IN THE DIOCESE

Vicar General...................................................Msgr. Lawrence Mukasa
Chancellor/Archivist.........................................Fr. Emmanuel Tamale
Treasurer General...........................................Fr. Leonard Ssennyonjo
Pastoral Coordinator.......................................Fr. Lazarus Kiggundu
Education Secretary........................................Fr. Charles Lwanga
Religious Advisor.............................................Fr. Joseph Musisi Lubwama
Vicar for the Religious......................................Fr. Emmanuel Mwerekande
Senate Chairman.............................................Fr. Joseph Sserunjogi
Bishop’s Private  Secretar................................Fr. Remigius Kaayi Kimbowa
Social Services and Development (Caritas)......Fr. Joseph Ssekyewa
Project Coordinator..........................................Fr. Simon Peter Kyambadde
Lay Apostolate.................................................Fr. Augustine Lukenge
Pastoral Liturgical.............................................Fr. Lazarus Kiggundu
Liturgical Music.................................................Fr. Godfrey Ssegujja
Vocation Director..............................................Fr. Michael Mukasa
Youth Chaplain.................................................Fr. Kizito Ssendikwanawa
Director of P.M.S...............................................Fr. Pontian Kaweesa
Social communications......................................Fr. Pontian Wamponya
Ecumenism........................................................Fr. Augustine Lukenge
Peace and Justice.............................................Fr. Achilles Kiwanuka Sserunjogi
Diocesan Health Coordinator............................Fr. Francis Xavier Nkalubo
HIV/Focal Point person......................................Fr. Francis Xavier Nkalubo
Gender office Coordinator.................................Ms. Proscovia Nabatanzi
Catechists’ Chaplain..........................................Fr. Richard Bitalo
Land and Estates..............................................Fr. Denis Kyemwa

Board of Consultors

        1. Msgr. Lawrence Mukasa
        2. Fr. Denis Kyemwa
        3. Fr. Joseph Sserunjogi
        4. Fr. George D’Souza, O.F.M. Cap.
        5. Fr. Leonard Ssennyonjo
        6. Fr. Michael Mukasa
        7. Fr. Lazarus Kiggundu
        8. Fr. Emmanuel Tamale

Tribunal/officialitas:  

        1. Fr. Joseph Sserunjogi
        2. Fr. James Kabuye
        3. Fr. Charles Lugenda
        4. Fr. Josaphat Kasambula
        5. Fr. Ireneus Lukwago

Censors

        1. Fr. James Kabuye
        2. Fr. Charles Lugenda
        3. Fr. Joseph Sserunjogi
Parishes

BBANDA : St. Joseph (2006) Busujju
P.O. Box 175,
MITYANA
Diocesan Priests

BUKALAGI:  Our Lady Queen of Angels (1908)
P.O. Box 175, MITYANA
Diocesan priests,
Daughters of Mary Sisters &
Brothers of St. Charles Lwanga

BUKALAMMULI:  Our Lady Queen of Peace (1958)
P.O. Box 1,
KATEERA
Diocesan priests
Immaculate Heart of Mary Reparatrix Sisters

BUSUNJU:  St. Joseph (1989)
P.O. Box 33347, KAMPALA
Capuchin Fathers O.F.M,
Sisters of Holy Cross Society

BUSUUBIZI:  Our Lady Mount Carmel (1899)
P.O. Box 26, MITYANA 
Diocesan priests
Daughters of Mary Sisters

BUYAMBI:  Our Lady of Assumption (1958)
P.O. Box 95, MITYANA
Diocesan Priests
Good Samaritan Sisters

BUYINJABUTOOLE: St. Joseph’s (1965)
P. O. Box 175, MITYANA
Diocesan priests
Immaculate Heart of Mary Reparatrix Sisters

KANYOGOGA (1999)
P.O. Box 33347,KAMPALA
OFM Capuchins Fathers
Franciscan Sisters of Immaculate Heart of
Mary

KASAMBYA:  Our Lady Cause of Joy (1990)
P.O. Box 30, MUBENDE
Diocesan priests

KIGANDA:  St. Matia Mulumba (1966)
P.O. Box 24, MITYANA
Diocesan priests
Immaculate Heart of Mary Reparatrix Sisters

KKUNGU: St. Johns the Baptist(1998)
P.O. Box 175, MITYANA
Diocesan priests 
KYENGEZA:  St. Kizito (2000)
P.O. Box 175,
MITYANA
Carmelite Fathers
Carmelite Sisters of Mount Carmel

LWAMATA:  St. Charles Lwanga (2006)
P.O. Box 175,
MITYANA
Diocesan Priests

LWANGIRI:  St. Charles Lwanga (1998)
P. O. Box 175,
MITYANA       Phone: 046444-3145
Diocesan priests

MADDU:  Our Lady Refuge of Sinners (1978)
P.O. Box 175,
MITYANA 
Diocesan priests

MADUDU: St. Kizito (1968) 
P.O. Box 66,
MUBENDE
Diocesan Priests
Daughters of Mary Sisters

MIREMBE MARIA:  Our Lady of Assumption (1972)
P.O. Box 13,
MITYANA
Diocesan Priests
Little Sisters of St. Francis

MISIGI : Uganda Martyrs (1999)
P.O. Box 175,
MITYANA
Diocesan Priests

MITYANA CATHEDRAL PARISH: Sts Noa Mawaggali, Baanabakintu, & Matia Mulumba (1965)
P.O. Box 175, MITYANA
Diocesan priests,
Carmelite Sisters,
Sisters of Immaculate Heart of Mary Reparatrix
Brothers of St. Charles Lwanga

MUBENDE: Our Lady of Fatima (1925)
P.O. Box 30,
MUBENDE 
Diocesan priests,
Brothers of Christian Instruction,
Daughters of Mary Sisters

MWERA: Our Lady of Fatima (1963)
P.O. Box 23,
MWERA 
Diocesan priests
Immaculate Heart of Mary Reparatrix Sisters

NAAMA: St. Mary’s (1969)
P.O. Box 107,
MITYANA
Diocesan priests
Little Sisters of St. Francis

NALUGGI : Blessed Trinity (1937)
P.O. Box 12,
MITYANA
Diocesan Priests
Daughters of Mary Sisters

NDIBATA: Our Lady of Presentation (1993)
P.O. Box 176,
KIBOGA
Diocesan priests

VVUMBA:  Our Lady of Nativity (1932)
P.O. Box 25,
KIBOGA 
Diocesan priests
Daughters of Mary Sisters

Priests
   
Fr. Aliguma Paul
Fr. Bakkabulindi Vincent
Fr. Balaba Cyril
Fr. Bbosa Linus
Fr. Bitalo Richard
Fr. Bonabantu Barnabas
Fr. Christopher Paul
Fr. Galiwango Joseph
Fr. Jjumba John Paul
Fr. Kabugo S. Jude Thaddeus
Fr. Kabuye James
Fr. Kaggwa Andrew Musajjalumbwa
Fr. Kaggwa Dominic
Fr. Kajoba Vincent
Fr. Kakinda John Leonard
Fr. Kakinda Ladislaus
Fr. Kakooza Herman
Fr. Kakooza Matthias
Fr. Kalagala Expedit
Fr. Kasambula Josaphat
Fr. Kasimbi Mbaagatuzinde
Fr. Kasozi Kizito
Fr. Katabi Basil
Fr. Katongole Emmanuel
Fr. Katsigazi Ronald Leonard
Fr. Kaweesa Pontiano
Fr. Kayinda James
Fr. Kayizzi Charles
Fr. Kiberu John Baptist
Fr. Kibirige Godfrey
Fr. Kiganda Emmanuel
Fr. Kiggundu John Baptist
Fr. Kiggundu Lazarus
Fr. Kimbowa Henry
Fr. Kimoga Joseph
Fr. Kisekka Peter
Fr. Kiwanuka Achilles Kalyango
Fr. Kiwanuka Achilles Sserunjogi
Fr. Kiweewa Francis Xavier
Fr. Kkonde Paul
Fr. Kubulangira Julius
Fr. Kyagambiddwa Simon Peter
Fr. Kyambadde Simon Peter
Fr. Kyazze John Chrysestom
Fr. Kyemwa Denis
Fr. Kyeyune Gregory
Fr. Lubwama Musisi Joseph
Fr. Lugemwa Matthias
Fr. Lugenda Charles
Fr. Lukenge Augustine
Fr. Lukwago Ireneus
Fr. Lule John
Fr. Lusiba Stephen
Fr. Lutalo John Baptist
Fr. Lutalo Matthias
Fr. Lwanga Charles
Fr. Matovu Anthon
Fr. Matovu Richard
Fr. Matumbwe Charles
Fr. Mayindwe Benedict
Fr. Mpalanyi Simon Peter
Fr. Mubiru Charles
Fr. Mubiru Vincent
Fr. Mudduse Lawrence
Fr. Mugagga Emmanuel
Fr. Muganga Paul
Fr. Mugomba Michael
Fr. Mukasa Lawrence .
Fr. Mukasa Michael
Fr. Mukiibi Godfrey
Fr. Musaazi Jude Thaddeus
Fr. Musoke Joseph Balikuddembe
Fr. Muwanga Godfrey
Fr. Muwanga Lawrence
Fr. Muweesi John Vianney
Fr. Mwerekande Emmanuel
Fr. Ndalike Edward
Fr. Nkalubo Francis Xavier
Fr. Nkulikiye Joseph
Fr. Nkumbi Paul
Fr. Nnyanzi John Bosco
Fr. Nnyanzi Lumu Joseph
Fr. Nsibambi Mikka Thomas
Fr. Nsumba Vincent
Fr. Ruvugwaho Emmanuel
Fr. Ssali Matthias
Fr. Ssebulime Charles
Fr. Ssegujja Godfrey
Fr. Ssekamatte Peter
Fr. Ssekannyo Joseph
Fr. Ssekawaya Stephen
Fr. Ssekitto Noah
Fr. Ssekiwala Maximus
Fr. Ssekyewa Joseph
Fr. Ssempala Gonzaga Gonza
Fr. Ssemujju John Vianney
Fr. Ssemyalo Daniel
Fr. Ssendege Charles Lwanga
Fr. Ssendikwanawa Kizito
Fr. Ssenngendo Deogratias
Fr. Ssenngendo Jude T.
Fr. Ssennyondo Peter
Fr. Ssennyonjo Kaggwa Dennis
Fr. Ssennyonjo Leonard
Fr. Sserunjogi Joseph
Fr. Sserwaniko Henry
Fr. Ssettuba John Baptist
Fr. Ssewagudde Vincent .
Fr. Ssewankambo Jude Thaddeus
Fr. Tamale Emmanuel
Fr. Wamala K. Moses
Fr. Wamponya Pontian
Fr.Zikusooka B Vincent
Msgr. Muyombya Paul
Rt. Rev.. Zziwa Joseph A.[Ordinary]

12/07/2003
14/12/1969
25/07/1992
09/07/1988
14/07/1990
14/08/1999
14/07/1990
23/07/2005
17/07/2000
21/07/2007
08/12/1962
17/07/1999
17/07/1993
23/07/2005
20/07/2002
17/07/1999
12/07/2003
25/07/1998
17/07/1999
19/12/1987
20/07/1996
13/12/1996
15/12/1974
19/06/1977
20/07/2002
16/07/1994
17/07/1999
09/02/1964
27/07/1991
17/07/1999
17/07/1993
09/07/1988
12/08/2000
15/07/2000
17/07/1999
29/07/1995
09/11/1980
20/07/1996
15/07/2006
25/07/1998
15/07/2000
21/07/2007
25/07/1998
28/08/1981
18/05/1975
12/05/1963
20/07/2002
21/07/2007
16/07/1978
09/08/1987
12/07/1997
17/01/1982
12/07/2003
30/01/1988
18/07/1998
16/07/1994
17/07/1993
21/07/2007
31/05/1986
17/07/1993
21/07/2007
28/07/2001
17/07/1993
5/07/2000
25/07/1992
09/04/1978
19/12/1982
24/06/1984
20/07/1996
25/07/1998
15/07/2006
16/07/1994
16/12/1984
14/07/1990
31/05/1986
14/07/1990
15/08/2000
31/10/1992
09/07/1988
.20/07/1996
15/07/2000
23/07/2005
15/07/2000
09/07/1989
15/06/1986
12/07/2003
15/07/2006
21/07/2007
29/11/1981
15/07/2006
14/07/1990
17/07/1993
20/07/1996
27/07/1991
23/07/2005
12/07/1997
16/07/1994
17/07/1999
15/07/2007
16/07/1994
23/07/2005
29/11/1981
21/08/2004
17/07/1993
31/10/1992
28/07/2001
21/07/2007
16/06/1985
21/07/2007
28/07/2001
21/07/2007
21/08/2004
21/07/2007
26/07/1965
16/11/1980

Fidei Donum Priests

Fr. John Lule .........Diocese of Rapid City (USA) Donum)
Fr. Godfrey Muwanga .. Diocese of Rapid City (USA)
Fr. Noa Ssekito  ............Diocese of Aliwal, S. Africa
Fr. Deogratias Ssenngendo ..... Diocese of Aliwal, S. Africa
Fr. Herman Kakooza  ..... Archdiocese of Tororo, Uganda

MISSIONARIES FROM KIYINDA – MITYANA Diocese
Rev. Fr. Kalooli Kasule        ......... Missionary of Africa
Rev. Fr. Kasumba         ................ Apostles of Jesus 
Rev. Fr. Kanyike         .................. Comboni Missionary 
Rev. Fr. Sserugo Joseph    .............Apostles of Jesus
Rev. Fr. Kizzeeyo       ....................Apostles of Jesus
Rev. Fr. Stephen Nganda    ............Apostles of Jesus
Rev. Fr. Marmelito           ...............Kimberly, South Africa
Rev. Fr. Nsamba          ..................Aliwal, South Africa
Rev. Fr. Mark Kalema      .............. Chicago, USA

Institutions

HEALTH UNITS

Our Lady of Peace, Bukalammuli Health Unit
P.O. Box 1, KATEERA

Padre Pio, Busunju Health Unit
P.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Noa’s, Buyambi Health Unit
P.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Lawrence, Kanyogoga Health Unit
P.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Matia Mulumba, Kiganda Health Unit, P.O. Box 24, MITYANA

St. Luke’s Health Unit, Kiyinda
P.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Balikuddembe, Kyankwanzi Health Unit, P.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Joseph’s, Madudu Health Unit
P.O. Box 175,MITYANA

Archbishop Kiwanuka, Mayirye Health Unit, P.O. Box 23, MWERA, MITYANA

Cardinal Nsubuga Memorial Health Unit, KkandeP.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Gabriel’s Health Unit, Mirembe Maria P.O. Box 13, KASSANDA

St. Jude’s, Naama Health Unit
P.O. Box 170, MITYANA

Holy Family, Naluggi Health Unit
P.O. Box 12,MITYANA

St. Charles Lwanga Health Centre, Lwanjiri P.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Noa Health Centre, Vvumba P.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Theresa Health Centre, Ndibata P.O. Box 175, MITYANA

 

INSTITUTIONS

Sacred Heart Minor Seminary
P.O. Box 110, MUBENDE

St. Kizito High School Bethany (Immaculate Heart of Mary Reparatrix)
P.O. Box 23 MITYANA

Mirembe Capuchin Novitiate, Kabbega
P.O. Box 33347, KAMPALA

St. Matia Mulumba Catechetical Training Centre
P.O.Box 175 MITYANA

St. Noah’s P.T.C, Busuubizi
P.O. Box 175 MITYANA

Naama Brothers’ Postulancy (Bannakaroli)
P. O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Theresa Vocational Training Centre, Zigoti , P.O. Box 260,MITYANA

St. Joseph’s Aid Society, Kigando  P.O. Box 25, KIBOGA

St. Peter’s S.S.S Busuubizi 
P.O. Box 26, MITYANA

St. Joseph’s S.S.S, Kakindu, 
P.O. Box 4,  MWERA-MITYANA

e-mail: stjkakindu@yahoo.com

St. Charles Lwanga S.S.S., Mubende
P.O. Box 30, MUBENDE

St. Peter’s Technical Institute,
P. O. Box 29, MUBENDE

St. Joseph’s S.S.S, Kakindu,    
P.O. Box 4 Mwera, MITYANA

St. Charles Lwanga S.S.S., Mubende
P.O. Box  72, MUBENDE
stcharlesmubs@yahoo.com

St. Mugagga S.S.S., Kiganda
P.O. Box 92, Mityana

St. Theresa S.S.S., Kkungu
P.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Benedict S.S.S., Kasambya
P.O. Box 50, KASAMBYA

St. John Baptist S.S.S., Ndibata
P.O. Box 176,  KIBOGA

St. Noa S.S.S., Myanzi
P.O. Box 429,  MITYANA

St. Andrew Kaggwa S.S.S., Madudu
P.O. Box 66, MUBENDE

St. Joseph S.S.S.,  Kyankwanzi, P.O. Box 14125, KAMPALA

St. Joseph S.S.S., Vvumba, P.O. Box 25,  KIBOGA

St. Lawrence S.S.S., Muwanga (Naluggi Parish) P.O. Box 108,  KIBOGA

 St. Ambrose S.S.S,  Kyengeza, P.O. Box 153,  MITYANA

St. Henry S.S.S,  MisigiP.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Joseph Naama Modern S.S.S, P.O. Box 107, MITYANA

St. John S.S.S., Buyambi, P.O. Box 95, MITYANA

 St. Kizito S.S.S., Bukalammuli, P.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Kizito S.S.S.,  Bbanda, P.O. Box 436, MITYANA

St. Noa S.S.S., Kiyinda, P.O. Box 175,  MITYANA

St. Noa S.S.S., Lubanja, P.O. Box 252,  MITYANA

St. Joseph S.S.S.,  Naluggi , P.O. Box 12, MITYANA

 St. Peter S.S.S.,  Kkande, P.O. Box 5, MITYANA

 Uganda Martyrs S.S.S,  Bukalagi, P.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Joseph Vocational S.S.S.,  Buyinjabutoole, P.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Leonard S.S.S.,  Maddu, P.O. Box 175, MITYANA

St. Matia Mulumba Mirembe Maria SSS, P.O. Box 13, KASSANDA 

St. Noa S.S.S.,  Myanzi, P.O. Box 429 Mityana

St. Charles Lwanga S.S.S.,  Lwangiri, P.O. Box 71 Mityana

St. Francis S.S.S., Busunju, P.O. Box 22551 Kampala      

St. Francis Higher,  Kanyogoga , P.O. Box 33347 Kampala

St. Peter Technical Institute, Bukalagi, P.O. Box 175 Mityana
Contacts
ADDRESS:
BISHOP’S OFFICE,
P.O. BOX 175
MITYANA, UGANDA
Phone: 046444-2097 / 2175 or 0772-586784 (Chancery)
Email: kmd@uecon.org