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Feast of Our Lady of Rosary Shrine - Pullumalai

The annual feast of Our Lady of Rosary Shrine, Pullumalai was celebrated on May 01st in a grand manner. Bp. Joseph Ponniah was the Chief Celebrant at the festive Mass. Priests of the Diocese together with the Parish Priests concelebrated at the festive Mass. Number of faithful gathered to receive the blessings of the Lord. ... More

2016-05-01

vespers at Pullumalai

Vespers at Pulumalai Our Lady of Rosary Shrine was held on April 30th. The service began at 5.00pm with the Holy Rosary. ... More

2016-04-30

Sri Lanka Council of Religions for Peace

Iri Lanka Council of Religions for Peace was held at Sivanandah Ashram on April 30th at 4pm. Bp. Joseph Ponniah was there present and addressed the gathering. ... More

2016-04-30

Bp. Joseph Ponniah administered Holy Communion and Confirmation

Bp. Joseph Ponniah administered Holy Communion and Confirmation at Orr's Hill Infant Jesus Church, Trincomalee on April 24th. ... More

2016-04-24

பெரிய புல்லுமலை புதிய ஆலய திறப்பு விழா

மட்டக்களப்பு  பெரிய புல்லுமலை புதுமைமிகு  புனித செபமாலை அன்னை திருத்தலத்தின்  வைக... More

2016-04-22

Missionary Conference Batticaloa 2016

His Lordship the Bishop was the Chief Guest at the Missionary Conference Batticaloa 2016 and delivered the opening address.... More

2016-04-18

St. Jude's Feast at Tetathivu 2016

The feast of St. Jude's shrine, Tetathivu was held on March 17th. Bp. Joseph Ponniah was the Chief Guest at the festive Mass. Congrats to Fr. Nirmal JHD the Administrator of the shrine for organizing this feast colourful. ... More

2016-04-17

The Diocesan Pastoral Council

The Exco meeting of the Diocesan Pastoral Council was held on April 16th at Charles Hall at 4.00pm. This was headed by Most Rev. Dr. Joseph Ponniah. At this meeting Exco officials were elected by the members. Mr. Joy Pragash was elected as the secretary and Mr. Kingsley as the treasurer. ... More

2016-04-16

Construction work at Eastern University

BP. Joseph , Procurator and the Chaplin of the Eastern University Fr. Alex went to inspect the construction of the church in the university ... More

2016-04-08

Bp. Joseph celebrated Mass with OSB Sisters

Bp. Joseph celebrated a Mass on on April 07th with OSB Sisters who have newly started their mission in our Diocese on this day Bishop blessed the new altar and opened a nursery for the kids of the area... More

2016-04-07
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