“I believe in God - not in a Catholic God; there is no Catholic God. There is God, and I believe in Jesus Christ, his incarnation. Jesus is my teacher and my pastor, but God, the Father, Abba, is the light and the Creator. This is my Being.” - Pope Francis

Archbishop asks children to imitate the Biblical Heroes @ Archdiocesan Bible Fest 2018

The Archdiocese Commission for Bible and Catechetics organized “Archdiocese Bible Fest- 2018” for all the Sunday Catechism Children on 2nd December 2018 at St. Aloysius High school, Cox Town from 9 am to 5:30 pm. The Bible Fest was coordinated […]

“Be kings and queens of Christ” says Archbishop to the youth at Reach Out 2018(ICYM)

The annual inter parish cultural competitions for youth of Bangalore Archdiocese called ‘Reach-Out’ was held on 24th &25th of November. There were twenty parishes that participated and competed in various events, held at Paalana Bhavan. Reach out is a time […]

‘Avoid lavish spending, live a simple life’ Archbishop tells priests

At the monthly recollection of Archdiocesan and Religious priests, November 21st, Archbishop Peter Machado stressed the need for simplicity of life-style and concentration on the poor in our parishes. The Prelate who was preaching the recollection to over 150 priests […]

Senate Meeting

On 14.11.2018, the Archbishop inaugurated the functioning of Council of Priests in the Archdiocese of Bangalore. The Archbishop celebrated Eucharist with the Senate members. In the mass, the new Council was asked to make the Profession of faith, Oath deligence […]

Adios to Rev. Fr. Joseph M. Abraham

  To All the Priests, Religious & Lay Faithful of the Archdiocese of Bangalore Dear Rev. Fathers, Brothers, Sisters and Lay Faithful,  Adios to Rev. Fr. Joseph M. Abraham A good name is better than fine perfume, and the day […]

Archbishop and team visit flood-ravaged Kodagu

Kodagu, Karnataka, September 19th: Though the flood waters that ravaged Kodagu in Karnataka have receded, the ravages caused was Clearly visible, with massive landslides,, collapsed houses and uprooted trees. Archbishop Peter Machado along with a core-team that planned, monitored and […]


Bengaluru, September 12th:: Newly appointed Archbishop of Bangalore Archbishop Peter Machado, was conferred with the ‘Pallium’, a woolen cloak, a stole, by The Pope’s delegate in India, Apostolic Nuncio Most Rev. Giambatistta Diquattaro on behalf Pope Francis at a public […]

MOTHER MARY IS MOTHER OF THE POOR: Archbishop’ Machado tells Marian devotees on Feast Day

Bengaluru: On September 8th, 5.30pm, over 50,000 people occupied every nook and corner of one of Bengaluru’s busiest –hub, Shivajinagar, where the minor Basilica of St. Mary stands tall. The Archbishop of Bangalore, Most Rev. Peter Machado was present to […]

St. Germain’s, Institutions Bangalore, elevated to ‘Academy’ status

Bengaluru: The renowned St. Germain’s High school founded in January 1944 by the Rev. Thomas Pothacamury, the then Archbishop of Bangalore was elevated to the status of ‘Academy’ on September 01st 2018 by Archbishop Most Rev. Dr. Peter Machado. The […]

I am here as a co-pilgrim” Archbishop tells Marian Devotees

Bengaluru: “I am here as a co-pilgrim with you to this Shrine of Our Blessed Mother and not just as Archbishop” Archbishop Peter Machado told a mammoth gathering of over 20,000 Marian devotees  gathering in and around St. Mary’s Basilica […]

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Priests' Ordination Day
Joseph N.C.20.12.51
Arokiasamy D.S.20.12.69
Bernard T.29.12.71
Priests' Birthdays
Sagayanathan A.01.12.59
Arokianathan J.02.12.60
Divya Paul 02.12.64
Anthony Pravin Rajan G.03.12.81
John Solomon08.12.48
Amal Raj C.08.12.79
Antony Peter J. 08.12.81
Renard C. 09.12.27
Ananda Gnana Xavier11.12.82
Balraj R.16.12.65
Lawrence Noronha18.12.32
Gnanamonie Roys24.12.58
Vinay Pradeep S.25.12.84
Kodavatikanti Raja Rao27.12.67
Sebastian R..27.12.81
Balaraj J.30.12.73
Rai Prasad Moses30.12.72