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Welcome to Kurnool Diocese

The Diocese comprises the civil districts of Kurnool and Anantapur. On 12th June, 1967, these districts were separated from Nellore Diocese and formed into Kurnool Diocese. The French Jesuits worked in these areas in 1700 and they  are buried at Krishnapuram in anantapur district. After the withdrawal of Jesuits in 1773 the Paris Foreign Missionary Society took over the Church work and kept the faith of the people alive. For the last 70 years the Mill Hill » More
 

News & Events

Chaitanya Grihini Centre Celebrates the Feast of St. Ann
 
 
Aug. 08, 2014
 With immense joy and profound gratitude to God, we the sisters of St. Ann of Luzern, anticipated the Feast of St. Joachim and St. Ann on 24th  July. Gratitude fills our hearts as we recall the marvelous deeds of the Almighty who walked...
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The Annual Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel : Anantapur
 
 
Aug. 08, 2014
The Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, the patroness of the parish, was celebrated solemnly on 16th of July at Ananthpuram (North) Parish. In preparation for the feast, Novena prayers were started on 7th July and Our Lady of Carmel’s flag was...
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Diploma in Communication&Journalism Course conducted in Kurnool Diocese by Amruthavani Communication Center
 
 
Mar. 31, 2014
Most. Rev. PoolaAnthony, Bishop of Kurnool, the chief Guest at the Award Ceremony of 7th Batch DCJ (Diploma in Communication and journalism) in his address said "Journalism is an Art; we need to use it skillfully for the welfare of...
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Velugodu Matha Feast at Velugodu Parish
 
 
Mar. 31, 2014
The faithful of Velugodu Parish, with immense joy and profound gratitude to  God for all his blessings received through the intercession of Velugodumatha solemnly celebrated the feast of Annunciation and 9th Velugu Dharala Suvartha Kutamulu on...
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Blessing and Inauguration of the Jeevanalayam at Tadiptri (A Home for the destitute)
 
 
Mar. 31, 2014
The tale of this extraordinary institution began with the birth of an extraordinary human being -
She was Mary Grace born in Madras, South India on January 29th 1859. A legend who
opened up a new and glorious page for Indian women.Being a...
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Articles

METAPHORS IN PSALM 26
 
Dec. 05, 2013,
METAPHORS IN PSALM 26 INTRODUCTION In our study of collecting metaphors, determining the source and the target domains of the psalm 26, we will first explain about the issues related to the authorship and the setting. Then, we collect various...
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Eternal life for believers and Judgment for disbelievers in Christ
 
Dec. 05, 2013,
Eternal life for believers and Judgment for disbelievers in Christ 3: 36 He who believes in the Son has eternal life, but he who disobeys the Son shall not see life, but the anger of God remains upon him. The gospel of John reflects high...
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BISHOP ANTHONY POOLA
Born : Nov. 15, 1961
Priestly Ordn.: Feb. 20, 1992
Appointed Bishop of Kurnool: Feb. 08, 2008
Episcopal Ordn: Apr. 19, 2008» More
 

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Daily Reading

Aug. 23, 2014, Mark 8:22-26 When Jesus and his disciples arrived at Bethsaida, people brought to him a blind man and begged Jesus to touch him.
He took the blind man by the hand and led him outside the... » read more