Welcome to Kampala Diocese
Uganda is a spiritually rich country. Henry Stanley, British explorer and journalist,King Mutesa welcomes Stanley met King Mutesa, the Kabaka (king) of Buganda (a central Ugandan tribe) in April 1875.
After sharing the simple story of Christianity with King Mutesa, he became very enthusiastic about Christianity and asked Stanley to write a letter to Queen Victoria of England, appealing for missionaries. The letter was published in The Daily Telegraph newspaper in England on 15th November 1875.
“Oh! That some pious, practical missionary would come here! What a field and harvest ripe for the sickle of civilisation. More...