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All you need to know about the Church in Myanmar

“I write these lines as a spiritual leader, empathizing with the sentiments of millions of people at this moment… I write with love towards all, seeking a durable solution, praying for an end forever to the periodic darkness that envelops our dear nation…”

~ Cardinal Charles Maung Bo, Archbishop of Yangon, wrote in a message to the people of Myanmar and the international community following the Feb. 1 military coup in the Southeast Asian nation.

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Apostolic Vicariate of Quetta

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Bishop Victor Gnanapragasam
Bishop Gnanapragasam
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Bishop Victor Gnanapragasam
Bishop's Residence,
c/o St. Francis Grammar School,
Zarghoon Road, P.O. Box 297,
Quetta Cantt. 87300, Pakistan

Phone: (081)283.69.64
Fax :(081) 283.42.58
Email: [email protected]

Bishop Victor Gnanapragasam was born in Jaffna, Sri Lanka to Sri Lankan Tamil family. He completed his novitiate with the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate in Kaluthara (1959), then the studies of philosophy and theology at Our Lady of Sri Lanka Seminary in Kandy (1960–1966).
He s the first prefect of the Roman Catholic Apostolic Prefecture of Quetta, Balochistan.

On 29 April 2010 Pope Benedict XVI elevated the apostolic prefecture of Quetta, to the rank of Apostolic vicariate, with the same name and territorial configuration as before. He appointed Fr. Victor as apostolic vicar of the new ecclesiastical circumscription and the titular bishop of Timida.

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