2939 Mother Theresa Road,
Mysore-570001, Karnataka, India
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Pope Francis appointed Archbishop Emeritus Bernard Blasius Moras as apostolic administrator of Mysore on Jan 7, 2023.
Archbishop Moras was born on Aug. 10,1941, in Kuppepadav, Mangalore diocese. He was ordained a priest on Dec. 6, 1967. He was appointed Archbishop of Bangalore in July 2004 and was installed on Sept. 17 that year.
Archbishop Moras has served as chairman of the Health Commission of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of India (CBCI) and chairman of St. John's Medical College and Hospital. He has also worked as ecclesiastical advisor to the Catholic Health Association of India, and president of the Karnataka Regional Catholic Bishop's Council.