All roads lead to Masaka Diocese this weekend on Saturday 6th August for the ordination ceremony of 16 priests and a number of deacons who have successfully been nominated to receive the sacrament of Holy Orders. Holy Orders refers to leadership within the church. Those who perform this sacrament become deacons, priests and bishops, and they are responsible for preaching, counseling and otherwise spiritually guiding their communities. Although this sacrament is considered ongoing, a ceremony called the Rite of Ordination signifies its start and is marked by prayer, song and anointment.
To see a list of candidates for the sacrament of Holy Orders, click on the button below.