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Diocese of Jalandhar

Activities and Organizations

Catholic Educational Institutions

  • Colleges:
    2
  • Nursing School:
    1
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  • High Schools :
    52
  • High Schools (English Medium):
    43
  • High Schools (Hindi Medium):
    3
  • High Schools (Punjabi Medium):
    6
  • Primary Schools:
    56
  • Primary Schools (English Medium):
    47
  • Primary Schools (Hindi Medium):
    1
  • Primary Schools (Punjabi Medium):
    8
  • Technical Schools:
    2

Catholic Social Welfare

  • Homes for the aged:
    3
  • Diocesan Social Service Centre:
    1
  • Dispensaries:
    20
  • Homes for the Mentally & Physically Challenged:
    4
  • Hospitals:
    5
  • Hostels for college students:
    2
  • Hostels for school boys:
    13
  • Hostels for school girls:
    12
  • Orphanages:
    6
  • Vocational Training Centres:
    4

Major Diocesan Commissions and Organizations

  • Evangelization, Dialogue & Ecumenism:
    Executive Director: Father Michael Anikuzhikattil
    Address: Holy Trinity Seminary
    Church Nagar, Chogitti P.O.
    Jalandhar, Punjab - 144009
    India
    Phone: +91-181 - 2420826
  • Apostolate of Prayer:
    Executive Director: Father Simon Kalladayil
    Address: Holy Trinity Seminary
    Church Nagar, Chogitti P.O.
    Jalandhar, Punjab - 144009
    India
    Phone: +91-181 - 2420826
  • Bible:
    Executive Director: Father Mathew Palachuvattil
    Address: Bishop's House, Civil Lines P.O.
    Jalandhar City
    Punjab - 144001
    India
    Phone: +91-181-2223987
  • Children:
    Executive Director: Father Joseph Illickal
    Address: c/o Bishop's House, Civil Lines P.O.
    Jalandhar City, Punjab - 144001
    India
    Phone: +91-181-2223987
  • Clergy & Religious:
    Executive Director: Father Jose Edakunnath
    Address: Holy Trinity Seminary
    Church Nagar, Chogitti P.O.
    Jalandhar, Punjab - 144009
    India
    Phone: +91-181 - 2420826
  • Education & Culture:
    Executive Director: Father Mathew Palachuvattil
    Address: Bishop's House, Civil Lines P.O.
    Jalandhar City
    Punjab - 144001
    India
    Phone: +91-181-2223987
  • Family & Health Care:
    Executive Director: Father Joseph Kokkatt
    Address: Holy Trinity Seminary
    Church Nagar, Chogitti P.O.
    Jalandhar, Punjab - 144009
    India
    Phone: +91-181 - 2420826
  • Justice, Peace & Political Affairs:
    Executive Director: Father Roby Kolenchery
    Address: Catholic Centre, St. Francis Nagar
    Fatehgarh Churian, Gurdaspur Dist.
    Punjab - 143602
    India
    Phone: +91-1871- 256682
  • Laity:
    Executive Director: Mr. Shamaun Yusaf Sandhu
    Address: c/o Bishop's House
    Civil Lines P.O., Jalandhar City
    Punjab - 144001
    India
    Phone: +91-181-2223987
  • Liturgy:
    Executive Director: Father Joy Kalarithara
    Address: c/o Christ King Convent School
    Issa Nagar, Nadala Road, Bholath
    Kapurthala Dist.
    Punjab - 144622
    India
    Phone: +91-1822-244499
  • Orders, Ministries and Seminarians:
    Executive Director: Father Kurien C. Muttathupadam
    Address: c/o St. Mary's Cathedral
    Mall Road, Jalandhar Cantt.
    Punjab - 144005
    India
    Phone: +91-181- 2260675
  • Social Welfare & Development:
    Executive Director: Father Antony Madassery
    Address: Bishop's House
    Civil Lines P.O., Jalandhar City
    Punjab -144001
    India
    Phone: +91-181-2223987
  • ST/ SC/ OBC:
    Executive Director: Father Thomas K.J.
    Address: c/o Bishop's House, Civil Lines P.O.
    Jalandhar City
    Punjab - 144001
    India
    Phone: +91-181-2223987
  • Women:
    Executive Director: Sr. Stella SCJM
    Address: c/o Bishop's House
    Civil Lines P.O., Jalandhar City
    Punjab - 144001
    India
    Phone: +91-181-2223987
  • Youth:
    Executive Director: Peter Kavumpuram
    Address: Address: St. Mary's Church, Shri Hargobindpur P.O.
    Batala Road, Tehasil Batala
    Gurdaspur Dist.
    Punjab - 143515
    India
    Phone: +91-1872-286850

Social Communications

  • Diocesan bimonthly news letter in Punjabi language: Sadazamana
  • Besides, the diocese has 7 publications for various groups
  • Communications Commission & Public Relations Centre:
    Director: Father George G.P.

    Address: Sat Sewa Sanchar
    11 G.F. Guru Gobind Singh Avenue
    Chogitty, Jalandhar - 144009
    India
    Phone: +91-181-584-9989
    Email: [email protected]
  • Press:
    2
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