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Closure Function of the year of St. Joseph Vaz held on Nov 18.

Bishop Joseph presided over at the Closure Mass of the year of St. Joseph Vaz which was held at the Cathedral. Followed by a cultural event at St. Cecilia's Hall. ... More


Annual Exhibition and sale at Home for the Elders at Thandavenveli 2017. Bp. Joseph was the chief guest , blessed and started the event on Nov 18th.

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Exhibition and sale at Ozanam centre

Bishop Joseph blessed and opened an exhibition and sale at Ozanam on Nov 11th . Including the Bishop there were other religious leaders participated at the event. Priests of the Diocese and religious brothers and sisters were present there to encourage and appreciate the talents of the special need children.... More


Requiem Mass for the deceased Bishops Priests Religious men and women and lay faithful was held on Nov 06th at Cathedral. Bp. Joseph presided over at the Mass.

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World Communication Day celebrations was held on Nov 04th, 2017

மட்டக்காப்பு மறை மாவட்ட சமூக தொடர்பாடல் நிலையம் நடாத்தும் 51வது உலகத் தொடர்பாடல் Ī... More


All souls day requiem Mass was held on Nov 02nd at Aalayadicholai cemetery. Bp. Joseph was the main celebrant at the requiem Mass

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Bp. Joseph presided over the Eucharist at Thandavenveli on Oct 31st.

Month of October is dedicated to Mother Mary. And especially our lady of Rosary is remembered during this month. For the last one month the legion of Mary at Thandavenveli had veneration to Mary and recited rosary. On Oct 31at a festive Mass was organized by them and Bp. Joseph presided over the Mass.... More


Feast of St. Jude's Shrine Thetatheevu was celebrated on Oct 29th. Bp. Joseph was the chief celebrant at the festive Mass.

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Sorikalmunai Madu Madha feast.

Sorrikalmunai Madu Madha feast was held on Oct 22nd. The chief celebrant was the Bishop of Batticaloa. Faithful from sorrikalmunai went on a pilgrim walk up to the central fourth colony where the church was situated to celebrate the feast.To mark the event Bp. Joseph blessed and opened a new Grotto In the church premises.... More


Centre for Peace building and reconciliation conducts an art exhibition on Voice of image

The CPBR organized an art competition on Oct 21 at St. Thereasa's convent hall. Bishop Joseph participated in it. ... More


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