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In Memories of Two Cardinals in Asia

Cardinal Cheong
Cardinal Sim

The Church in Asia lost two cardinals in less than two months this year.

Cardinal Cornelius Sim, a new cardinal in Asia and the first of Brunei, died on May 29. He was 69.

Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk, 89, former archbishop of Seoul and president of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Korea, passed away on April 27.

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and the Churches in Brunei and South Korea, of which their missions were dedicated to.

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Diocese of Jammu-Srinagar

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Activities and Organizations

Catholic Educational Institutions

  • Higher secondary schools (grade 11 -12):
    6
  • Primary & High schools (grade 1-10):
    34

Catholic Social Welfare

  • Diocesan Social Service Centres:
    2
  • Health Centres (Dispensaries):
    3
  • Homes for the handicapped:
    3
  • Hospitals:
    3
  • Hostel for school boys:
    1
  • Hostel for school girls:
    1
  • Orphanages:
    3
  • School for mentally retarded:
    1

Major Diocesan Commissions and Organizations

  • Bible & Catechetics:
    Father Arul Nirmal
    Address: St. Paul's minor seminary,
    Akalpur, Jammu - 180002,
    Jammu & Kashmir, India
    Mobile: 09419361337
  • Ecumenism :
    Father Kuriakose T
    Address: Bishop's House,Jammu Cantt - 180003
    Jammu & Kashmir, India
    Mobile: 09419146512
  • Education :
    Father Jey Kumar
    Address: Holy Family Church,Maulana Azad Road,
    Jammu & Kashmir, India
    Mobile: 09419190144
  • Evangelization & Catechetics :
    Father Kuriakose T
    Address: Bishop's House,
    Jammu Cantt - 180003.
    Jammu & Kashmir, India
    Phone: +91 191-2430083; 2432978;
    Mobile: 09419146512
  • Family & Laity:
    Father Varkey T.J
    Address: Bishop's House,
    Jammu Cantt - 180003.
    Jammu & Kashmir, India
    Mobile: 09419288996
  • Formation:
    Father Soosai Nathan
    Address: St. Paul's minor seminary,Akalpur, Jammu - 180002,Jammu & Kashmir, India
    Phone: +91 191- 2642120
    Mobile: 09419213421
  • Hostels:
    Father Johnson Mathalikunnel
    Address: St. Peter's Church Choglamsar, P.B. 110,Leh-Ladakh, 194104,
    J & K., India
    Mobile: 09419004082
  • Liturgy & Music :
    Father Jeykumar
    Address: Holy Family Church,Maulana Azad Road, Srinagar - 190001,
    Jammu & Kashmir, India
    Mobile: 09419190144
  • Marriage Bond :
    Father Varkey T.J
    Address: Bishop's House, Jammu Cantt - 180003
    Jammu & Kashmir, India
    Mobile: 09419288996
  • Pontifical Mission Organizations :
    Father Suresh Britto
    Address: Holy Family Church,Maulana Azad Road, Srinagar - 190001,
    Jammu & Kashmir, India
    Mobile: 09419202966;
    Email: [email protected]
  • Prison ministry :
    Father Johnson Mathalikunnel
    Address: St. Peter's Church Choglamsar, P.B. 110,Leh-Ladakh, 194104,
    J & K., India
    Mobile: 09419004082
  • Scheduled Caste & Tribe (SC & ST) :
    Father Alphonse A
    Address: Maitri Bhavan, Ind. Complex P.O., Barjani,Bari-Brahmana,
    Jammu - 181 133, J & K., India
    Phone: +91 1923 - 222320
    Mobile: 09419194499.
  • Social & Health Action:
    Father Alphonse A
    Address: Maitri Bhavan, Ind. Complex
    P.O., Barjani,
    Bari-Brahmana,
    Jammu - 181 133,
    J & K., India
    Phone: +91 1923 - 222320
    Mobile: 09419194499
  • Women:
    Father Rosario S.F.X
    Address: St. John's Catholic Church, Opp. Municipal flats,
    Bakshi Nagar,Jammu - 180001, J&K, India
    Phone: +91 191-2582406
    Mobile: 09419182580
  • Youth :
    Father Ivan Pereira
    Address: Our Lady of Fatima Church,
    Bishnah, Jammu - 181132, J & K., India
    Mobile: 09419132340;
    Email: [email protected]

Social Communications

  • Diocesan monthly news letter: J & K Church Echoes :
    Address: c/o Bishop's House, Jammu Cantt - 180003, Jammu & Kashmir, India
    Phone: +91 191-2430083; 2432978
    Email: [email protected],
    Email: [email protected]
  • Press:
    1
  • The diocese has a communications commission, public relations centre & director :
    Bishop Hartman Information Centre, Bishop's house, Jammu Cantt - 180003. Jammu &
    Address: Kashmir, India
    Phone: +91 191-2430083; 2432978
    Director: Father Dominic T
    Mobile: 09419125260

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