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New Diocese Created in India

Salesian Father Dhas Varuvel Appointed 1st Bishop

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Pope Francis has created in India the new Diocese of Kuzhithurai, with territory taken from the Diocese of Kottar. The new diocese is a suffragan of the metropolitan Church of Madurai. It has some 265,000 Catholics served by just over 130 priests and around 270 religious. The Holy Father appointed Salesian ...

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