Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Kibiri Parish - the parish at the shores of Lake Victoria

It is  76 years since the gospel of Jesus Christ was brought to this shore area of Lake Victoria. In 1938, the Church was built in this area.
The new Church building at Kibiri- the headquarters of Kibiri Parish
In 1973, the Bishop of Namirembe, the late Dr. Dunstan Nsubuga promoted it to a parish level.
The following priests have served at this parish
1. Rev. Kaliisa          1978- 1980
2. Rev. Ngaaga         1981 - 1988
3. Rev. Kayongo       1989 -  1991
4. Rev. Mukasa         1992 - 1994
5. Rev. Malagala        1995 - 1996
6. Rev. Sekyaya         1996- 1998

Inside St. Peter's Church Kibiri
Rev. and Maama Kiwanuka - the Parish Priest of Kibiri C.O.U

The Parish was closed down for sometime. During that time a Lay Reader by the names of Gitta Asafu was the caretaker of the church.
The other priests who took over include:
Rev. Kasule                      1999- 2002
Rev. Kabanda                  2004 - 2005
Rev. Lugayavu                  (January 2006 - February 2006)
Rev. Michael Masajje      (June 2006 - December 2006)
Rev. Wilson Begaruliza    (2007
Rev. William Kiwanuka

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