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KAD at one glance
The Karagwe Diocese (KAD) is a part of the Evangelical-Lutheran Church in Tanzania (ELCT) and is located in the Northwest of Tanzania
near Lake Victoria.
It covers the administrative districts Karagwe District
and Ngara District
, on 7th January, the Karagwe Diocese has been officially registered and started
its work. Since 19th May 2003 it is registered under a new law.
The work of the diocese is departed in the following departments
There are 8 church districts
which belong to the Karagwe Diocese:
These 8 church districts consist of totally 35 parishes
Besides the parishes there are 218 congregations
to which people come together in the name of God.
The Karagwe Diocese counts 126,000 members
. (Due to the census of 2004)
, four of them are females, 218 Evangelists
and 440 Employees
work for the Diocese.