Archbishop's Message

Archbishop of Hyderabad

Most. Rev. Thumma Bala, D.D.


he Church in India, particularly in Tamilnadu, celebrates the feast of the missionary Jesuit martyr St. John the Britto on the 4th February. He truly stands as a most amiable figure in the missionary history of India. The Catholic Church in our country amidst its present challenging religious conditions urgently needs his heavenly intercession. All zealous Catholics must earnestly seek it. It is quite well known in well informed Catholic quarters that St. John de Britto was born of a rich and influential Catholic family in Lisbon, Portugal, in March 1647 and that he became a Jesuit priest and came to join his missionary brethren in the Madurai mission working in Tamilnadu

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