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Μητροπολίτης Ουγκάντας Ιωνάς

Μητροπολίτης Ουγκάντας Ιωνάς
His Eminence Geron bishop Jonah of Kampala and all Uganda was born in Uganda in 1945. He was ordained the bishop of Bukoba in 1992, while in 1997 he undertook the pastoral leadership of the Diocese of Uganda.
Despite the financial difficulties that we have been facing, there has been an extraordinary effort by members of the Orthodox Missionary Fraternity to get two building projects completed in the parish community of Transfiguration, Degeya of the Holy Metropolis of Uganda...
When the current economic crisis emerged so abruptly, the flock was not yet mature enough to bear material, social and spiritual fruit for self-sustenance and perpetuation of the missionary work...
There are 67 clerics within 105 communities, which have been marked into 9 ecclesiastical districts and deaneries. 250,000 - 300,000 people comprising the orthodox population of Uganda.