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Silver Jubilee celebrations of Rev. Fr. Retnakumar

The Silver Jubilee celebrations of the priestly ordination of Rev. Fr. Retnakumar was held at the Bishop's house chaplet on Oct 24th, 2016. ... More


Thannamunai St. Joseph's church 208th Feast

The annualfeast of Thannamunai st. Joseph's church was celebrated on Oct 16th. Bp. Joseph Ponniah was the Chief Celebrant at the festive Mass.... More


Opening of Priests Retire Home

On October 12th Bp. Joseph Ponniah celebrated his birthday. As a remarkable event he blessed and opened a new home for retired Priests of the Diocese.... More


Happy birthday to Our Bishop

Bp. Joseph Ponniah celebrated his birthday on 12th Oct 2016. We wish him good health and sound mind. May the Lord give you his power to do your ministry wel. ... More


Golden Jubilee of Rev. Sr. Servitade Silva

The Golden Jubilee of Rev. Sr. Servitade Silva (Salesian Sister ) was celebrated on October 9th at Thirukovil, St. Joseph's church. Bp. Joseph Ponniah was the Chief Celebrant at the occasion.... More


Diocanate Ordination at Iruthayapuram

Diocanate OrdinationofBrothers Antony, Nigustan and Jemilton were held at Iruthayapuram, Sacred Heart Church. Bp. Joseph Ponniah administered the sacrament during the Mass.... More


Teachers' Day Celebrations

Teachers' Day Celebrations at Kalmunai, Carmel Fatima National School was held on October 6th. Bp. Joseph Ponniah was the Chief Guest at the occasion.... More


Feast at Komary

The feastat Komary was held on October1st. Bp. Joseph Ponniah was the Chief Celebrant at the festive Mass.... More


50th Word CommunicationDay

The 50thWordCommunicationDay was held on October1st at Cathecatical Centre Hall. Bp. JosephPonniahwas the Chief Guest at occasionand Mr. Gnanaseharam a lecturer from the open University gave a special talk on Communication and mercy. Rev. Fr. Guy Rajendram and Mr. David were honoredfor their social services.... More


Mike Walk 2016

Mike walk 2016 was held on Oct 1st from St. Michael's College, Batticaloa. The walk was headed by the Patron Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Ponniah, The bishop of Batticaloa. ... More


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Bishop' Diary Oct 2016

01st WORLD COMMUNICATION DAY 02nd Church feast at Komari. 06th Teachersí Day at Kalmunai 08th Diaconate at Iruthayapuram 09th Golden Jubilee Sr.Servitas 11th Mass at Home for the Elders, 12th Opening of the Priestsí Retired Home 15th Bible Class Festive Mass of St. Theresa of Child Jesus at A.C Convent, Batticaloa 16th Festive Mass of St. Josephís Church, Thannamunai. 22nd Meeting of the SVP & HFC Provincial at Bishopís House. 24th Rev.Fr.Retnakumarís Silver Jubilee 29th Bible class 30th Festive Mass St. Judesís Church, Thetatheevu

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