53rd Regional Catholic Council of the North was held at Gianodaya: Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Jalandhar on 24th & 25th August 2019. The main theme of the meeting was “Pastoral, Canonical & Civil aspects of Marriage. The theme was introduced by Most Rev. Dr. Savio Fernandes, the auxiliary bishop of Bombay. Various Sessions were taken by the regional bishops. Canonists of the region also were invited to elaborate on the theme. A good number of priests, sisters and laity were present.