Welcome

Father Johnbosco Vellaphadass

Father Bosco was ordained to the priesthood as a member of the Heralds of the Good News, Mary Queen of Apostles Province on January 2, 2005. Mary Queen of Apostles provincialate is located in Tamil Nadu, India.  Following his ordination, Father Bosco served 6 months as an associate pastor and in June of 2005 was appointed Parish Priest of Allagadda Parish.  Since that time he has served for 6 months in Italy and a further 6 years as Parish Priest in 3 different parishes in India.

Please join in welcoming Father Bosco to the diocese and praying for god’s blessing upon his ministry.

 

Father Antonyiar Soosai

Father Tony comes to us with 13 years of priestly ministry.  He was ordained as a member of Mary Queen of Apostle Province of the Mission Society of the Heralds of the Good News on January 5, 2001.  This is the same Province of which Father Britto and Father Raj are members.

During his 13 years of ministry, Father Tony has served in India, Tanzania and Portland, Maine in the United States.

Please join in welcoming Father Tony to the diocese and praying for God’s blessing upon his ministry.

 

Father James Yacob

Father James’s ordination as a priest of the Heralds of the Good News took place on April 11, 2007 at Cathedral Dindigul in India.  Before  coming to the Diocese of Corner Brook and Labrador he served in five different parishes in his native India.

Please join in welcoming Father James to the diocese and praying for God’s blessing upon his ministry.