Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Gulu

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St Joseph's Cathedral, Gulu, seen from the road to St. Jude's

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Gulu (Latin: Guluen(sis)) is the Metropolitan See for the Ecclesiastical province of Gulu in Uganda.


  • 1923.06.12: Established as Apostolic Prefecture of Nilo Equatoriale from the Apostolic Vicariate of Bahr el-Ghazal in Sudan
  • 1934.12.10: Promoted as Apostolic Vicariate of Nilo Equatoriale
  • 1950.12.01: Renamed as Apostolic Vicariate of Gulu
  • 1953.03.25: Promoted as Diocese of Gulu
  • 1999.01.02: Promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Gulu

Special churches[edit]

The seat of the archbishop is the St. Joseph’s Cathedral in Gulu.


Suffragan Dioceses[edit]

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Coordinates: 2°46′00″N 32°17′00″E / 2.7667°N 32.2833°E / 2.7667; 32.2833