Bishop Agnelo visited the Cathedral in the evening hours of 3rd November 2018. It was the last day of Novena in preparation to the Annual Feast of Our Lady of Peace. Bishop Agnelo was so much elated to see a new Bible Valley in the campus of St. Mary’s Cathedral, Jalandhar Cantonment. He congratulated Msgr.…Details
His Excellency Bishop Agnelo Gracias travelled Friday morning to the St. Mary’s Cathedral cemetery of Jalandhar Cantonment where he offered Mass for All Souls’ Day. Arriving at the cemetery, Bishop Agnelo visited and laid flowers at several tombs, while praying silently. Msgr. Michael Ani, the Rector of the Cathedral assisted him in the Liturgical prayers.
Priests, religious sisters and faithful came together to remember the departed soul of Rev Fr. Kuriakose on 29th October 2018 at St. Mary’s Parish, Dasuya, Hoshiarpur District. It was the 7th day of his departure to eternal life. Msgr. Mathew Kokkandom, Vicar General of the Diocese of Jalandhar, was the main celebrant of the Liturgical…Details
Another milestone was added to the history of the Diocese of Jalandhar when Bishop Agnelo Gracias blessed a new station at Bagha Purana near to Moga. There were lots of faithful, priests and religious sisters who are going to stay at this place to carry out the mission of the Lord to witness this historical…Details
At around 4.30 pm, a few faithful along with the religious sisters and priests working in the diocese gathered at St. Mary’s Cathedral, Jalandhar Cantt on 23rd October 2018 to pay last respects to the departed soul of Rev Fr. Kuriakose. It was a sad moment for the diocese of Jalandhar. Bishop Agnelo Gracias, the…Details
(22nd October 2018) It is with deep sadness that we inform Rev. Fr. Kuriakose Kattuthara (61) was found unconscious in his room this morning (22nd October 2018). The Sisters at the St. Paul’s Convent staying in the same campus of St. Paul’s Convent School, Dasuya, were informed by the driver that Fr. Kuriakose did not get…Details
Bishop Franco Mulakkal and Bishop Agnelo Gracias have expressed sadness over the sudden demise of Fr. Kuriakose Kattuthara. He was found dead in his personal room in the morning of 22nd October 2018. He was staying in the priest house of Dasuya, Tanda Deanery, Hoshiarpur District. He was born on 9th July 1957. He was ordained…Details
Bishop Agnelo Gracias celebrated Punjabi Mass on 21st October 2018 at Muktsar on the Feast of St. Teresa of Child Jesus. This was a postponed celebration of the CST fathers along with new Apostolic Administrator. Bishop Agnelo blessed the gathering with his benign presence.
It was a joyful day as the Diocese of Jalandhar took another milestone to open a new mission station at Zira. His Excellency Rt. Rev. Dr. Agnelo Gracias blessed and inaugurated the Newly Build Mission Station, which is named after Blessed Rani Maria. There was a gathering of three hundred and more people who witnessed…Details
The Apostolic Administrator Rt. Rev. Dr. Agnelo made his maiden visit on 20th October 2018 to Kotakpura – another new mission station began by the Diocese of Jalandhar. He was overwhelmed by the warm welcome given by the local faithful. He prayed for the success and development of this new station. Rev. Fr. John Grewal…Details