The Joint meeting of Council of Priests and Diocesan Pastoral Council held at Sugyan, Pastoral Centre on 21st March 2019. The resources persons Rev. Fr Milton Gabriel Gonsalves, the CCBI Secretary of the Family Commission spoke on the theme ‘Family Apostolate’ based on the encyclical ‘ Femiliaris Consortio’ by Jhon Paul II. Fr. Cleavon Gomes, The Secretary […]
The Commission for Proclamation and Evangelisation organised a Day of Sharing on ‘The Challenges of the New Missions’ on Saturday 16th March 2019 at Sugyan, the Pastoral Centre. Fr. Santhosh Dais and Sr. Angeline shared their rich experiences of the early years in Bidar Mission. They also spoke on the present-day challenges which are so […]
The Sacerdotal Silver Jubilee of Rev. Fr Fredrick D’Souza , the Procurator of Gulbarga Diocese and the Parish Priest of St Peter’s Church, Shahapur celebrated his Sacerdotal Jubilee with a Solemn Thanksgiving Holy Eucharist at Sugyan, Pastoral Centre on Thursday , 14th March, 2019. His brothers Fr Jaya Prakash and Fr. Pream Prakash joined the Eucharist […]
CRI Bidar, Labour Commission and Youth Commission jointly organized a day of Seminar on Strengthening the Democracy and constitution of India at Sacred heart Church, Bidar on Sunday, 10 March 2019. Rev Fr Francis Guntippilly SJ was the resource person. Priests, Religious , PPC Members and Youth participated in good numbers.
Training of Parish Pastoral Committee members was held at Mary Mother of Divine Grace Cathedral for the Gulbarga Deanery and at sacred Heart Church, Bidar for Bidar deanery on 9-10th March. There was a very good attendance of PPC members along with the Parish Priests and superiors of the communities. Fr. Vincent Thoras, the secretary […]
Karnataka Regional Service Team for 2019-2022 was formed at the KRST meeting on 2-5 March at Palana Bhavan, Bangalore. Congratulations to Mrs. Jeeja Sebastian and Mr. Wilfred Rodrigues from Gulbarga who are chosen to represent the diocese at KRST.
Day of the Religious was celebrated on 04 March 2019 at Mother of Divine Grace Cathedral, Gulbarga with great joy and enthusiasm. Fr Stany Goveas, the Parish Priest welcomed the gathering. The resource person of the day Rev. Fr Anand Prabhu S.J spoke well on the theme “The Collaboration of the Religious in the Diocese”. […]
Faithful of the Diocese of Gulbarga offered prayers and showed Tribute to the departed souls of 49 CRPF Jawans who died at Pulwama, Kashmir attack on Feb 14th Feb 2019. It is reported Candle procession and Silent prayer was held on 17th Feb 2019 at Mother of Divine Grace Cathedral; Gulbarga, St Francis Xavier Church, Sedam Church, […]
Fr. Vincent Thoras, The secretary of Sponsorship organized sponsorship day for the beneficiaries of Bidar Denary. Children were gathered at Bidar, Humnabadh, Santhpur, Bhalki. Fr Vincent Thoras, the coordinator had interaction with the sponcered children as well as their parents. Children were also presented gifts.
The Inter-Religious forum for Justice and Peace, Gulbarga Unit collaborating with Global Education Trust, Gulbarga paid homage to Lingaikya Sri Sri Sri Shivakumara Swamiji, the pontiff of Siddhaganga Mata, Thumakur on 19th Feb 2019 at GET’S Collage, Gulbarga. Janab Mastan Biradar, Bishop Robert Miranda, Janab Rizvan uk Rehama Siddiki and Prof Sanjay Makal who spoke on […]
Fr. Sunil Mankare, The Secretary of The Bible commission organized opne day seminar at Bhalki Church aon 16th Feb 2019. Fr Gerlad Sagar, Fr. Thomas D’Souza , Fr. Sunil Mankare were the resource persons who motivated the parish representatives to participate in the liturgy more meaningfully. 35 members from various parishes gathered and benefited from this […]
Priests and the Religious gathered as a Team for a Day of Recollection in Bhalki on 7th February. Rev Fr P.I Thomas SDB, Moral Theology Professor, Chrsita Jyothi, B’lore) facilitated with a spiritual input.
Rev. Fr Gustavo Agin SCJ, the Superior General and the Regional Superior Rev. Fr Henryco SCJ made their canonical visit to the Betharam fathers on6th February 2019. those are working in our Diocese. Fr Satish SCJ the Director of Talmadige Mission accompanied them while meeting the bishop.
Joining the universal church, during the prayer week for Christian Unity, Karnataka United Christian Forum, Kalaburagi, took step forward to come togather and organize a three days Ecumenical Retreat at St. Mary’s School ground, Gulbarga on 25-27th January 2019. Most Rev Robert Miranda, Bishop of Gulbarga. Rev. Christopher David; District Superintendent, Central Methodist Church, and other pastor […]
Chitapur, Jan 15: Gulbarga denary organised denary level Missionary Childhood Association Day celebration at Queen of Heaven Church, Chitapur. 97 children participated in the celebration. Fr. Anil Prasad, the Director of Aland Mission was the resource person of the day, spoke on the topic “Call to proclaim”. It was inspiring talk to our chidren. Fr. Roshan and […]
Jan 07, 2019: More than 300 faithful participated in the grand Eucharistic procession of Gulbarga diocese held at Mother of Divine Grace Cathedral. Mass was offered by Msg Stany Lobo, Vicar General of Gulbarga diocese at 4.00 pm. Fr. Stany Lobo insisted in his homily that “We should seek blessings with pure heart. God has given […]
The prayer and monthly recollection of the clergy took place on 4th January 2019 at Sugyan, the diocesan pastoral canter. Rev Fr. Lumnesh Kumar S.J was the resource person and he expanded in a very scholarly, and much convincingly on eco spirituality and enlightened us all. He opened stating that, now a days and in […]
The earnest support and Prayers all enriched the BHANDHAVYA 2019, the retreat of the couples . All felt it was an enormously blessed and spirit-filled event Some 120 couples participated in the spiritual event and felt the spiritual ‘welding’ effects of a Christian married partnership. It was evident that they experienced deep joy spiritual renewal […]