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First Holy Communion and Confirmation at Panichayadi

On Aug 27th Bp. Joseph Ponniah administered Holy Communion and Confirmation to the Parish children at Our Lady of National church, Panichaiyadi. ... More

2016-08-27

First Communion and Confirmation at Aligambay

On 25th August Bp. Joseph Ponniah administered Holy Communion and Confirmation for the Parish children. ... More

2016-08-25

Congratulations on your Service

Ms.Sahaya Malini, a senior Sunday school teacher celebrated her silver Jubilee as a Sunday school Teacher on 24.08.2016. Bp. Joseph appreciated and honored her for her valuable service.... More

2016-08-24

Church feast at Sahayapuram

The church feast at Sahayapuram, Our Lady of Perpetual help was held on Sunday the 21st August. The festive Mass was presided over by the bishop of Batticaloa. The celebrations were organised by the Parish Priest Fr. Jeevaraj. Many of the faithful and Priests were there present to receive the blessings of the Mother.... More

2016-08-21

Liturgical Seminar

Liturgical seminar for the Diocesan laity was conducted by the National Director of Liturgy Commission, Rev. Fr. Ignatius Varnakulasingam. It was held on 19th & 20th at The Pastoral Centre, Haven Estate, Sathurukondan. His Lordship the Bishop Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Ponniah attended the concluding session.... More

2016-08-20

Feast of Assumption of our Blessed Mother

The feast of Our Lady of Assumption was celebrated on Aug 15 at St. Mary's Cathedral. Bp. Joseph Ponniah was the Chief Celebrant at the festive Mass. Priests and religious together with the faithful there present to receive the blessings of the Lord. ... More

2016-08-15

Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes church , Bar Road 2016

The feast of Our Lady of Lourdes church , Bar Road was celebrated on Aug 14th. Bp. Joseph Ponniah was the Chief Celebrant at the festive Mass. Few Parish children were given Holy Communion and Confirmation by the bishop. ... More

2016-08-14

Opening of a New Bell Tower

On Aug 12th Bp. Joseph Ponniah blessed and opened a new Bell Tower at St. Nicholas Church,Chenkalady. Also few of the Parish children were given Holy Communion and Confirmation by the bishop of Batticaloa. ... More

2016-08-12

Opening of a new church at Bar Road

On Aug 05th Bishop Joseph blessed and opened a new church for Our Lady of Lourdes at Bar Road , Batticaloa. ... More

2016-08-05

Annual Diocesan trip 2016

The annual Diocesan trip for the Priests was held from Aug 1st to 3rd. All the Priests who are working in the Diocese together with the Local Ordinary went to Nuweraeliya and shared some times of joy and happiness. ... More

2016-08-03
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