His Eminence Ieronymos was born on [[March 18]], 1963 in Bulopa, Busoga, Uganda. He studied Theology at the University of Athens between 1986 and 1991. He continued with his post-graduate studies in Canon Law also at the University of Athens from 1992 to 1996.
He was [[ordination|ordained]] [[deacon]] and [[priest]] during 1996. During 1996 and 1997, he served as [[Vicar]] General in the [[Archdiocese of Kampala and All Uganda|Archdiocese of Kampala]] followed by serving in the same position at the [[Diocese of Bukoba]] in Tanzania during 1997 through 1999. He was [[consecration of a bishop|consecrated]] Bishop of Bukoba on [[November 23]], 1999, and then was elevated to Metropolitan of the [[Archdiocese]] of Mwanza on [[November 23]], 2007.