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By Fr. Francis Gonsalves, SJ, Dean of Theology of JDV, Pune, and Exec. Secty. of CCBI's Commission for Theology"

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St. Francis Xavier's Church
St. Francis Xavier's Church  
New Palace, Kolhapur 416 002 Tel : (0231) 2654835
Catholics: 1,009
Clergy :
  Rev. Fr. Dennis Borges SJ (PP)
  Rev. Fr. James Thorat SJ (APP & Principal)
Mass Timings :
  Weekdays: 6.30a.m.
  Sunday: 7.00a.m.(Marathi/Konkani), 8.15a.m., 6.00p.m.
Religious :
  Holy Cross Convent (Srs. Of Cross of Chavanod) (SC) (0231) 2656570
  Society of Jesus (SJ) (0231) 2654835
Institutions :
  Holy Cross Convent High School High : (0231) 2654867 Primary : (0231) 2652319
  St.Xavier's High School (0231) 2651360/ 2660564
Associations :
  Alcoholic Anonymous, Altar Servers, Charismatic Prayer Groups, Parish Pastoral Council, Parish Finance Committee, Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion, Liturgical Committee, Choir Group, Marriage Counselling Group, Youth Group.


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Birthdays
July
Fr. Vincent Pereira
Fr. George D'Souza
Fr. Melwyn D'Souza
15 Fr. Johns Varghese
15 Fr. Godvyn Saldanha
15 Fr. Gerald Saldhana
16 Fr. Joe Abraham
16 Fr. L. P. Irudhayaraj
20 Fr. Dennis Joseph
21 Fr. James Luke
27 Fr. Anand Gaikwad
  
Sad Demise
With deep regret and sorrow we announce the sad demise of Rev. Valerian D’Souza (the Emeritus Bishop of Poona) who left for Heavenly Abode on Tuesday 25/02/2020 at 11.20 pm.



Eternal rest, grant unto him O Lord and let the perpetual light shine upon him. May his soul rest in peace.