Category Archives: News from Goa/Mangalore

Thousands flock to Goa as the exposition of relics of Saint Francis Xavier begins

Saturday, 22 November 2014 – 6:39pm IST | Place: Panaji | Agency: PTI Bom Jesus of Basilica church File Photo RNA Research & Archives Panaji: Thousands of devotees today thronged old Goa to witness the decennial exposition of relics of … Continue reading

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Advise wanted on Errant Parish Priest

Ashley ashleycarmo73@hotmail.com 86.98.42.111 Submitted on 2014/10/15 at 5:53 am Can any one guide me, We are a Roman Catholic Parish is GOA, Our parish priest is out of control, he has affairs and has removed the sacristan who has seen … Continue reading

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November 22nd 2014 to January 4th 2015- Dates of Exposition of St. Francis Xavier

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There were no Hindus in Goa before Portuguese landed: Church thinker

By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar Panaji: In BJP-ruled Goa, a leading Christian theologist from the influential Roman Catholic Church has claimed that ‘Hindus’ did not exist in region during the pre-Portuguese era. Fr. Victor Ferrao, a dean at the state’s most renowned … Continue reading

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  When this government assumed office 15 months ago on 9th March last year, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar had rightly pointed out that Goa’s exploding population needs to be frozen. But this government has done nothing towards achieving this end, except … Continue reading

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Row over Se Cathedral painting

May 5, 2013 Priest, parishioners allege ASI workers did not inform authorities TEAM HERALD bureau@herald-goa.com OLD GOA: Relations between the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and parishioners of Se Cathedral have soured yet again, with the parish priest and parishioners alleging … Continue reading

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No Beachwear to the Bascilica of Bon Jesus

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St.Aloysius College Pulled up for deficient service

You are here: Home » District » Consumer forum pulls up college for deficient service Consumer forum pulls up college for deficient service Mangalore, April 18, 2013, DHNS:  The Dakshina Kannada District Consumer Disputes Redressal  Forum has ordered St Aloysius College to reimburse double … Continue reading

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Suryanamaskar to be made compulsary in Goa Schools on Feb. 18th -Joseph Vaz

A group of concerned Catholics hailing mostly from Navelim have decided to approach the Archbishop, His Grace, Rev. Fr. Filipe Neri Ferrao for his intervention in the proposed mass display of surya namaskar across Goa on 18th February to commemorate the 150 years … Continue reading

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THE UNCARING GOA CHURCH-By Aires Rodrigues

  Is the Roman Catholic Church in Goa really concerned about the welfare of its flock? Doesn’t seem like.  The Union Home Ministry has now allowed Indian Missions overseas to accept Baptism certificates issued by the Church as long as … Continue reading

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