Rev. Dr. Stephen Kaziimba, Bishop of the Diocese of Mityana
Jackson and Stephen
were from Mukono
, the home of the Anglican Diocese of Mukono
We became friends.
Paul came back twice to visit and preach at Light of Christ, and Stephen
continued to visit us when he
was in the United States working on his
In our times together, we agreed to pursue a sister relationship between Light of Christ and the Cathedral Church of Sts.
Philip and Andrew in Mukono, where Stephen served as Canon and Provost.
Stephen continued as Provost of the Cathedral until October 2008 when he was consecrated a bishop in the Church of Uganda and called to serve in the Diocese of Mityana.
Rev. Stephen Kaziimba
was consecrated 5th bishop of Mityana
in October 2008.
presides over about half a million Anglicans in 80 parishes which include 509 churches and 450 schools.
Bishop Stephen has taken that motto as the theme for the early part of his episcopacy and is urging aggressive action to build the diocese both spiritually and physically, emphasizing discipleship, evangelism and revitalization.
About Our Partnership
letter to Light of Christ (then known as "St.
") establishing the partnership between our churches, the Rev. Stephen Kaziimba shared his
vision for the partnership, which included the following:
Our friend Stephen
has visited our congregation numerous times.