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Brief description of His Grace Most Rev. Victor Henry Thakur

Monthly Program

Description of Bishop's Monthly Program

Bishop's Talk

Our Bishop Speech

Pastoral Letter

Arch Diocese's Pastoral letters

Verse of the Day

“Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong.” (1 Corinthians 16:13)

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Extraordinary Missionary Month
All of us are aware by now that this October 2019 has been declared as Extraordinary Missionary Month by our Holy Father Pope Francis. This month commemorates the centenary of the Apostolic Letter, “Maximum Illud” of Pope Benedict XV. The... Read More
Archbishops Ad Limina Visit to Rome
Archbishop Victor Henry Thakur, Main Celebrant with other Bishops from India, after celebrating Holy Mass in St. Mary’s Major Basilica, Rome on 10.09.2019. Read More
Sr. Rosalia JMJ Bids Farewell to this world
Sr.Rosalia Tirkey JMJ breathed her last on 15.07.2019 at 06.00 pm in the JMJ Convent at Ranchi. Born on 25 July 1970 in Ludage, JashpurDist, Chhattisgarh, Sr.Rosalia was a darling child of her devoted parents.She has been a unique person... Read More
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