St. Josephine Bakhita Parish, Tanzania
Father Leopold Mushobozi
Father Leopold is the oldest of four children. His given name “Mushobozi” means “the one who enables”, and he has dedicated his life to his education and his community. After primary school, Father Leopold entered the Ntungamo Preparatory Seminary and later St. Charles Rwanga Katoke Seminary for his ordinary and high school studies. He continued his education in university, and later accepted a scholarship in 2008 to join the School of Theology and Ministry at Boston College in Massachusetts where he earned a Master’s Degree in Pastoral ministry with concentration on Church Management. He served for one year in the Archdiocese of Boston, and returned to his diocese in Tanzania. He is now the first pastor of the St. Josephine Bakhita Parish. He has great goals to make it a vibrant and thriving parish.