• Celebration of 100 Years of Orthodoxy in Uganda at Lubya Hill
    Holy Liturgy during the Celebration of 100 years of Orthodox Christianity in Uganda at Lubya Hill - Lubaga Division

Welcome to Uganda Orthodox Church

Uganda is the first country below south of the Sahara on the African continent where the Orthodox faith germinated among the indigenous Africans in 1929. Gradually, the faith was echoed to many parts of the country from central Buganda to the East, North, West and beyond in the Eastern Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi. The government of Uganda recognized   the Orthodox faith in 1946. Currently the Orthodox faith in Uganda consists of Two (2) administrative structures which include the Holy Metropolis of Kampala and all Uganda headed by His Eminence Metropolitan Jonah Lwanga and the Holy Diocese of Gulu and Eastern Uganda headed by His Grace Bishop Silvester Kisitu. The headquarters of Orthodox Church in Uganda are is located at Namungoona a suburb of the capital city Kampala (6kms on Hoima road). The clergy consists a team of 76 priests and 5 deacons. There are over 100 communities, 41 brick and mortars churches, 17 medical clinics and one Holy Cross Orthodox Hospital.


(PDF DOWNLOAD) Divine Liturgy Service book in Digital Format in Luganda Version.

In our strategies to deal with the strict restrictions imposed by the government of Uganda involving the closure of all ...
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Understanding the CoronaVirus #COVID19 – Explanation by Metropolitan Jonah Lwanga of Kampala

What is Corona Virus COVID19 and our spiritual perception about it? CORONA: The word Corona is a Latin word to ...
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(BREAKING NEWS) Church services suspended for a Month, The Corona Pandemic COVID19!

The government of Uganda today 18. March 2020, has suspended with immediate effect, Church services for a period of one ...
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Ordination of Monk Paraskevianos to the priestly order of a Deacon, AXIOS! AXIOS! AXIOS!

Today March, 8. 2020, On the celebration of Sunday of Orthodoxy, Monk Paraskevianos Ndawula, by the grace of God has ...
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