News, Updates, Activities, Assignments,...

New Assignments:

1. Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Imani  - Sanya Juu (assistant pastor)

2. Rev. Fr. Godfrey Bahati - Manushi Parish (assistant pastor) 

3. Rev. Fr. Peter Asantebwana - Mweka Designated Parish (priest in charge)

4. Rev. Fr. Deogratias Msuri - Mango Parish (pastor)

5. Rev. Fr. Simon Ngawio Miku - Marangu - Makomu (pastor)


Further studies 

1. Rev. Fr.  Emmanuel Tumaini - Laterano Pontifical University 

2. Rev. Fr. Gaudence Ngufuyamonyi - Gregorian Pontifical University 

3. Rev. Fr. Richard Munishi - Sancta Croce University 

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Inauguration of 100 year anniversary of St. James Junior Seminary 

Streamed live on Jul 25, 2022 Karibu Ibada ya Misa Takatifu, Ya Jubilei ya miaka 100 ya Uhai wa Seminari ya St. James- Kilema, Jimbo Katoliki Moshi.       


Transitional Diaconate Ordination
29 July 2022
Christ the King Cathedral - Moshi

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With faith in the Resurrection, the Catholic Diocese of Moshi regrets to announce the sudden death of Rev. Fr. Alexander Ndesario. He passed away  this morning on Sunday, July 24, 2022 as he was being rushed to St. Joseph Hospital-Moshi.

Fr. Ndesario, until his death, was an assistant pastor at Karanga Parish.  

Fr. Ndesario hails from Maua Parish. He was ordained on July 9, 1972. He celebrated his Golden  Jubilee on July 9, 2022 (two weeks before his return to his Creator).  May he Rest In Peace. Amen.

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Fr Alexander Ndesario welcomes the family of God to pray with him
on his Golden Jubilee on July 9th 2022

Welcome Bishop Ludovick Joseph Minde

Bishop Minde, a native of the Catholic Diocese of Moshi, Tanzania, was installed as Bishop of this diocese on Thursday, March 19th, the feast of St. Joseph.   

32 of Tanzania's 34 bishops + 2 auxiliary bishops traveled to Moshi to join the celebrations.   While there, they spent two days in a retreat, praying for the end of the coronavirus.  

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Catholic Diocese of Moshi,  Chancery Office, P. O. Box 3041 Moshi, Tanzania. 
Phone: +255 272 752 157,
Fax +225 2727 50934



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