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Phone: (022)2202.10.93; 2202.11.93
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Auxiliary Bishop Barthol Barretto was born on 16 September, 1961 in Mahim, Mumbai. He was as parish priest of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception (IC) Church in Borivli (West) when named bishop on Dec. 20, 2016.
He studied at St. Michael’s High School and holds a degree in history from the University of Mumbai.
He looked after several parishes in the archdioceses and also served as dean of the Thane deanery and Borivli.
He was also secretary to Cardinal Ivan Dias, and later to Cardinal Oswald Gracias.
He is a visiting professor at the archdiocesan seminary for Homiletics. He also briefly served as the administrator of the archdiocesan seminary. He is currently the vice-chairman of the priests’ council.