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Kurnool Diocese News News »Velugodu Matha Feast at Velugodu Parish     »Diploma in Communication&Journalism Course conducted in Kurnool Diocese by Amruthavani Communication Center     »The Annual Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel : Anantapur     »Blessing and Inauguration of the Jeevanalayam at Tadiptri (A Home for the destitute)     »Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes Patroness of the Diocese of Kurnool     »Inauguration and blessing of the New School building at Chippagiri     »St. Anthony of Padua's Darshan Decennial Celebrations at Joharapuram     »Priestly Ordinations at Our Lady of Lourdes Cathedral, Kurnool     »Blessing and inauguration of St. Anthony’s English Medium School, Adoni     »Chaitanya Grihini Centre Celebrates the Feast of St. Ann     »Co-cathedral Church celebrated Annual Feast of its Patroness St. Theresa of Avila     »Bishop Johannes & Diocesan Degree Scholarships Programme     »Viswasa Vikasa Sadassu at Nandyal Parish:     »Medical and Health Awareness Camps     »Annual Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes Church at P. Yaleru Parish     »Bringing ‘0’ HIV infection among the adolescents and youth through awareness and counseling:     »Viswasa vikasa vedukalu at Gadivemula Parish     »CBCI Condemns the attack on the Church on Taherpur, West Bengal     »Blessing and Inauguration of St.Joseph’s English Medium School at K. Nagalapuram     »Annual Feast of Mount Carmel Matha Church    

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

Blessing and Inauguration of St.Joseph’s English Medium School at K. Nagalapuram
 
 
Aug. 06, 2015
We the Sisters of St.Joseph of Lyons, Snehalaya Convent express our joy and gratitude on the joyous occasion of the blessing and inauguration of the newly constructed school building at K.Nagalapuram. It was indeed a long awaited dream and desire...
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CBCI Condemns the attack on the Church on Taherpur, West Bengal
 
 
Aug. 06, 2015
The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India has learnt with great distress the attack on St. Thomas Church, Taherpur, in the district of Nadia in West Bengal last night. According to the reports received, the Tabernacle was removed from the Altar in...
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Viswasa vikasa vedukalu at Gadivemula Parish
 
 
Aug. 06, 2015
The pastoral centre team conducted viswasa vikasa sadassulu at Gadivemula parish. The people from all the substations have gathered for the sadassu. The animators led the faithful by singing the beautiful hyms of praise and worship. After which the...
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Bringing ‘0’ HIV infection among the adolescents and youth through awareness and counseling:
 
 
Aug. 06, 2015
As we look at our Society we can see the HIV prevalence is still high. As per study even now 25 lakh new infections are reported in our state. In order to prevent new infection in the society, KDSSS organized awareness classes to high...
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Annual Feast of Mount Carmel Matha Church
 
 
Aug. 06, 2015
July 16th was a day of blessing for the Mount Carmel Parish, Anantapur (North) as the parish community celebrated its annual feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel on 16th July 2015. On this august occasion His Excellency Most Rev. Anthony Poola D.D.,...
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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
 

St. Pius X

Daily Reading

Aug. 29, 2015 , 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