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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