ORLU DIOCESE AT A GLANCE
Hear my voice when I call, LORD; be merciful to me and answer me. My heart says of you, “Seek his face!” Your face, LORD, I will seek. Do not hide your face from me, do not turn your servant away in anger; you have been my helper. Do not reject me or forsake me, God my Savior. — Psalm 27:7-9a (NIV)
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Orlu is a diocese in Owerri Metropolitan See. We are reach in history and tradition, and are working with all pastoral agents to bring the gospel message to all and sundry.
We are committed to spiritual growth of all and expending the reach of the Gospel through prayer and and evangelism, loving as Christ loved. (Diligere Sicut Dilexit Christus)
CBCN MEETING 2018.
The Catholic diocese of Orlu will be hosting the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) for their 2018 plenary meeting. Contact us to see how you can support.
The Domus Clero is a residential complex for priests of the Catholic Diocese of Orlu especially the sick and the aged. Some priests who have special duties are also in residence at Domus Clero. The project was commissioned and built by His Lordship Most Rev. Augustine Tochukwu Ukwuoma, the Catholic Bishop of Orlu in 2013.Read more
In line with the mandate of our Lord Jesus Christ to proclaim the good news to the whole world, the vocation directorate of the Catholic Diocese of Orlu oversees the integral formation of seminarians who will take the gospel of Christ to the ends of the earth as priests after the mind of Christ. They are helped to discern their vocations through years of spiritual, academic, social and psychological training in the seminary.Read more