The Catholic Diocese of Homa Bay carry out the mission of the propagation of the Catholic Faith by the Catholic Christian parents in the families, Catechists, Religious men and women, Priests, leaders in Small Christian Communities, Major Seminarians during their pastoral year and long vacations and through Catholic teachers.

The Catholic Diocese of Homa Bay has 51 trained Catechists. This number includes the female Catechists of whom ten are Religious Sisters.

Today a number of people are increasingly shying away from the reception sacraments. This has been attributed the changing world trends that have caught up with the church and other have other spheres of life. People are losing the grip of the doctrinal and faith based knowledge on the sacrament.