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Ho Diocese is located in the Volta Region of Ghana and constitutes ten Administrative Districts, namely: Ho, Kpando and Hohoe municipal areas. Others include, North Dayi, South Dayi, Adaklu, Agortime-Ziope, Ho-West, Afadjato-South Districts and parts of Asuogyaman District in the Eastern Region. The Diocese lies within longitudes 12'E and 0 53'E; and latitudes 6 20'N. 

The Jasikan District lies in the North of the Ho Diocese while it is bordered in the East by the Republic of Togo. The Southern border is shared with Akatsi and North Tongu Districts while the Volta Lake forms the Western boundary. Ho Diocese covers a total land area of 5893 square kilometers. It is divided into twenty-nine Parishes.

REV. FR MATHIAS DENUTSUI WILL BE BURIED TOMORROW 28TH OCTOBER, 2020

REV. FR. MATHIAS DENUTSUI WILL BE BURIED TOMORROW 28TH OCTOBER, 2020.

On 11th October 2020 at about 4:00 pm, Bishop Fianu announced the sudden demise of Rev. Fr. Mathias Denutsui at Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra after a short illness. The burial mass will take place tomorrow, 28th October 2020 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Ho- Kpevele. All are cordially invited to sympathize with the Bishop and the whole Catholic family of Ho Diocese.

 

Be informed that the Covid-19 protocol will be strictly observed.

 

Eternal rest grant unto him, oh Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him. May he rest in peace. 

 

BISHOP FIANU COMMISERATES WITH THE E.P CHURCH

BISHOP FIANU COMMISERATES WITH THE EVANGELICAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, GHANA

Most Rev. Emmanuel Kofi Fianu, SVD, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Ho, on Tuesday 27th October 2020 sympathized with the leadership of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Ghana at the Church's Headquarters in Ho. This was upon the demise of Rt. Rev. Dr. Seth Senyo Agidi, Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church.

The late Rt. Rev. Dr. Agidi was elected in August 2014 and inducted into office on 11th January 2015 as the 13th Moderator of the Church, to serve a six-year term. His tenure of office was to end on December 13, 2020.

He passed-on on Saturday, 10th October 2020 at the Ho Teaching Hospital after a short illness at the age of 65.

Bishop Fianu extolled the life and ministry of the late Moderator, especially during his term of office as the Chief Shepherd of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church.

He seized the opportunity to visit the widow at Pastor’s residence where he signed the book of condolences. He prayed for and console the bereaved family and finally prayed for the peaceful repose of his soul.

Also present were six priests from the Catholic Diocese of Ho as well as some clergy of the E.P. Church and some family members.

DEPSOCOM 2020

 

Breaking News

Rev. Fr. Mathias Denutsui Passed on to His Maker

 

Most Rev. Emmanuel Kofi Fianu, SVD, on 11th October 2020 at about 4:00 pm announced the sudden demise of Rev. Fr. Mathias Denutsui at Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra after a short illness.  Until his death, he was the Parish Priest of St. Anthony Parish, Sokode Gbogame. May we all continue to pray for a peaceful repose of his soul. 

 

 

 

 

 

The Bishop


On July 14, 2015, The Holy Father appointed Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Fianu, S.V.D., Secretary General of the Council of the Divine Word Fathers as Bishop of Ho (Ghana).

He was ordained a priest on July 14, 1985 in Accra. Since ordination, he has served in the following academic and pastoral roles

 

 

 

“Lord, make me an instrument of your peace; where there is hatred, let me sow love; where there is injury, pardon;
where there is doubt, faith; where there is despair, hope; where there is darkness, light; and where there is sadness, joy.”

-St. Francis