Brief presentation of the Diocese
The Diocese of the Anglican Church of Rutana is located in the south-east of Burundi. It is located at headquarter of the center of Rutana Province. It was born on August 19th, 2017.
It is one of the 9 Dioceses of the Anglican Province of Burundi. It has 3 archdeaconries with 17 parishes and 96 local churches, with the total number of Christians being 38,346 faithful.
The Diocese of Rutana covers the administrative district of the Province of Rutana. It has 23 pastors and 124 catechists.
The Diocese is under the leadership of His Excellence Bishop Pontien RIBAKARE
VISION & MISSION OF DIOCESE
To be a church that both reflects the image of God and promotes the sustainable development in the community.
Proclaim the Good News of Jesus Christ in order to achieve a holistic transformation based on evangelism, leadership, education and socio-economic development for the community.