ARCHDIOCESE OF GULU
P. O. BOX 200,
GULU - UGANDA
Tel. (256)-(0)471-32026 or 256 (0) 772 954514; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Holy Father: Pope Francis I;
Local Ordinary: Archbishop John Baptist Odama
New ordinations comes with new assignments
Welcome to the Archdiocese of Gulu. Welcome to the Website of the Archdiocese of Gulu - Uganda. The Archdiocese of Gulu is located in Northern Uganda, and covers the three civil administrative districts of Gulu, Kitgum and Pader. It spans an area of about 27,946 sq km with a population of about 1,400,000 people.
The Archdiocese of Gulu has twenty three parishes in two Vicariates, with each vicariate comprising of two deaneries. For the list of parishes and parish priest, click on the link below
Justice and Peace
The quest for peace has a prominent place in the ministry of the Archdiocese of Gulu, given that peace has eluded the people in Northern Uganda for more than two decades. The humanitarian crisis that has resulted continues to challenge the pastoral ministry of the Archdiocese. In a special way, the Justice and Peace Commission of the Archdiocese, together with CARITAS Gulu coordinate the efforts of the Archdiocese in search for peace. The Monthly Justice and Peace Newsletters provide a constant update on peace in the region.
The generous response of young men and women to service of God and His people is the foundation of the Church Ministry. The Archdiocese of Gulu is blessed with Vocations to the priesthood, religious life and lay ministry of the Catechists.
The Archdiocese of Gulu is served by both the Diocesan Clergy and Religious communities in meeting the pastoral needs of the people in northern Uganda. For more information on the religious communities Religious
Causes of Saints
The Archdiocese of Gulu has been blessed with many witnesses to the faith. In a special way, it has been honored by the Beatification of two of our Martyrs: Daudi Okelo and Jildo Irwa. These two natives of the Archdiocese of Gulu add the number of the martyrs of Uganda to twenty four. More
Cause for Beatification of Bishop Angelo Negri
The Archdiocese of Gulu, on February 25th, 2007, opened the cause for the Beatification of Bishop Angelo Negri, founder of the Religious Congregation of the Little Sisters of Mary Immaculate of Gulu (LSMIG)
Peace Week in Kitgum (April 8-11, 2013)
Holy Rosary Parish celebrates 50 years
Comboni Missionaries hand over Holy Rosary Parish to the Archdiocese (Oct 7, 2012)
Archbishop Odama awarded World Vision International Peace Price (Sept 19, 2012)
Archdiocese of Gulu Celebrates Centenary of faith