Welcome to Diocese of Kandy
Holy Father, Pope Francis Celebrates his 77th Birthday today
TOWARDS THE RECONCILIATION AND REBUILDING OF OUR NATION
PASTORAL LETTER FROM THE CATHOLIC BISHOPS' CONFERENCE
His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith, the Archbishop of Colombo and also President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference in Sri Lanka (CBCSL), presided together with the other Bishops at the Press Conference held on 11th December 2013 at the Bishops’ Conference Secretariat, at Borella, Colombo 08, on the occasion of issue of the PASTORAL LETTER, titled “ Towards the Reconciliation and rebuilding of our Nation”.
Very Rev. Fr. Shamindra Jayawardane OSB the Newly elected Prior of Sylvestro Benedictines
We wish him and his Councillors God's choicest blessings
A seminar was conducted on Leadership and Positive thinking for 35 plantation community Leaders at Matale on 17th November 2013
Extension of the Clergy House was Blessed and Opened by Bishop of Kandy
Elders Day 2013 at St.Mary's Church, Gatambe was Organized by the Youth Society
CONCLUSION OF YEAR OF FAITH
National Youth Rally held at Ragama on 19th October 2013
St.Theresa’s Church, Peradeniya Celebrated the Annual Church Feast on 06th October 2013
"We wish His Excellency God’s blessings in his new mission"
Our Apostolic Nuncio, His Excellency Archbishop Joseph Spiteri, has been transferred to the Ivory Coast as the Apostolic Nuncio, according to an announcement by the Vatican on 01st October 2013.
His Excellency has served the Church in Sri Lanka as Our Holy Father’s Representative for the past four years with great dedication and sensitivity in the complex realities of our country.
We, in the Diocese of Kandy, thank His Excellency wholeheartedly for all the assistance rendered to us during the tenure of Office as our Apostolic Nuncio.
New Three Deacons for the Diocese
Rev. Brothers Roshan Dilrukshan, Jayanath Perera and Anton Gavaskar were ordained Deacons for the Diocese of Kandy, at National Seminary, Ampitiya on 19th of October 2013, by Rt. Rev. Dr. Raymond Wickramasinghe, Bishop of Galle.
Canonisation of Blessed Joseph Vaz
It is with joy and gratitude to God Almighty that we wish to inform all faithful, Religious and Clergy that one of the miracles submitted for the Cause of Canonisation of Blessed Joseph Vaz, has been accepted as worthy of study. The Diocesan Inquiry of the miracle will take place in the month of October 2013.
Wemedilla New Church Opening - Nikawehera Parish
Family Retreat - Nuwara Eliya Vicariate 2013
International President and South Asian Co-ordinator of Vincent De Paul Society Visits Sri Lanka
Newly Built Church at Muloya, blessed and opened on 03rd August 2013
SriLankan Community in Canada welcome
Bishop of Kandy
Blessed John Paul II to be Canonized
Pope Modifies Mass
'St. Joseph' added to Eucharistic Prayers
Adult Baptism Ceremony - 2013
Pope Francis with the Bishop of Kandy
Pope Francis’ Tuesday Mass at Casa Santa Marta was concelebrated by the Armenian Catholic Patriarch, Nerses Bedros XIX Tarmouni, Bishop Vianney Fernando, the Bishop of Kandy in Sri Lanka, and Msgr. Jean Luis Brugues the of the Vatican Library, accompanied by a group of employees.
Priestly Ordination of the Diocese of Kandy
Habemus Papam! we have a pope
Cardinals have chosen His Eminence Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio sj from Argentina, as the New Pope and the Holy Father has taken the name POPE FRANCIS I.
ASENS Boy Singers from Denmark Presented a Choir Recital at St.Xavier's Church, Nuwara Eliya
Family Retreat 2013 at St. Anthony's Shrine, Wahacotte
Carol and Drama Competition 2012
AsIPA GENERAL ASSEMBLY VI