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Parishes Information's of Dinajpur Diocese

  1. CATHEDRAL PARISH, DINAJPUR [Est. 1927]

            Name               : St. Francis Xavier Cathedral 

            Address           : Bishop's House, Kosba

                                      P.O. Box 5, Dinajpur-5200                           

            Parish Priest     : Fr. Silas Kujur

            Catholics          : 1,789

  1. BOLDIPUKUR PARISH [Est. 1951]

            Name               : Christ, the Savior Church      

            Address           : Catholic Church, Boldipukur

                                      P.O. Boldipukur, Dt. Rangpur-5460

            Parish Priest     : Fr. Michael Tigga      

            Asst. Parish Priest: Fr. Agapit Baske

            Catholics          : 1,947

02.1     St. Cecilia Sub-Center

            Address           : Catholic Church, Rangpur

                                      Sultan Nagar, K.D.C. Road,

                                       Rangpur-5402

            Tel. no.            :          

  1. DHANJURI PARISH [Est. 1909]

            Name               : St. Francis of Assisi Church 

            Address           : Catholic Church, Dhanjuri

                                      P.O. Ratanpur, Dt. Dinajpur-5266

            Parish Priest     : Fr. Michael D’Cruze

            Asst. Parish Priests       : Fr. Bijoy E. Pereira

                                                : Fr. Nikhil Martin Ghorami, TOR

                                                : Fr. Benjamin Hasdak’

            Catholics          : 7,988

  1. LOHANIPARA PARISH [Est. 2007]

            Name               : St. John, the Baptist Church  

            Address           : Catholic Church, Lohanipara

                                      P.O. Lohanipara, Dt. Rangpur

            Parish Priest     : Fr. Boniface Murmu

            Asst. Parish Priest: Fr. Cyril Toppo

            Catholics          : 1,390

05        KODBIR, CONVERSION OF ST. PAUL PARISH

            [Est. 16 November 2013]       

             Address          : Paroil - Kodbir

                                      P .O. Atpukhurihat, Dt. Dinajpur

            Parish Priest     : Fr. Adolphe Ndouwe, PIME

            Asst. Parish Priest: Fr. Immanuel Meli, PIME

            Catholics: 1,142

  1. KHALIPPUR PARISH [Est. 2006]

            Address           : Sacred Heart of Jesus Church 

                                      Hridoypur (Khalippur),

                                      P.O. Mal Bhobanipur

                                      Via Phulbari, Dt. Dinajpur

            Parish Priest     : Fr. Hemlet Francis Botleiro, CSC

            Asst. Parish Priests       : Fr. Mrinal Michael Mrong, CSC

                                                : Fr. Elias Munglu Hembrom, CSC

            Catholics          : 3,004

06.1     St. Joseph Sub-Center, Radhanagar

            Address           : Village:  Radhanagar

                                      P.O. Khajapur

                                      Dt. Dinajpur

  1. KELLABARI PARISH [Est. 10 April 1997]

            Name               :           Immaculate Heart of Mary Church 

            Address           :           P.O. Kellabari, Dt. Nilphamari

            Parish Priest     :           Fr.  Paul Bidya Bormon

            Asst. Parish Priest:       Fr. Manik William Biswas, TOR

            Catholics          : 1,265

07.1. Shimulbari Sub-Center

            Address           :           Village- Shimulbari

                                                P.O. Kherkati, Dt. Nilphamari

07.2     Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Lalmonirhat

            Address           :           Khardasaptana, Lalmonirhat

07.3     Mother Teresa Sub-Center, Kurigram

            Address           :           Trimohoni, Polashbari

                                                P.O. Khalilganj, Dt. Kurigram

 

  1. KHALISHA PARISH [Est. 1980]

            Name               : Our Lady of Assumption Church 

            Address           : Catholic Church, Khalisha

                                      P.O. Gopalpur, Dt. Rangpur-5282

            Parish Priest     :           Fr. Leo Desai

            Asst. Parish Priest:       Fr. Proshanto Lawrence Gomes

            Catholics          : 1,256

  1. MARIAMPUR PARISH [Est. 1930]

            Name               : Our Lady of Sorrows Church 

            Address           : Catholic Church, Mariampur

                                      P.O. Osmanpur, Dt. Dinajpur-5290

            Parish Priest     : Fr. Samson Marandy

            Asst. Parish Priests       : Fr. Raphael Kujur

                                                :  Fr. Narayan Singh

            Catholics          : 7,194

09.1     Catra Sub-Center

            Address           :           Village: Catra,

                                                P.O. Catra, Dt. Rangpur

  1. KHIDIRPUR AUTONOMOUS CENTRE [Declared. 2013]

            Address           : Khidirpur

                                      P.O. Shalti Muradpur, Dt. Dinajpur

            Priest in-Charge           : Fr. Ovidio Lakra

            Catholics                      : 1,648

  1. MIRZAPUR PARISH (SUIHARI) [Est. 1965]

            Name               :           Sacred Heart of Jesus Church 

            Address           :           Catholic Church, Suihari

                                                P.O. Box 1, Dinajpur-5200

            Tel. No.           :           (0088-0531) 64589

            Parish Priest     : Fr. Zanchi Gianbattista, PIME

            Asst. Parish Priest :      Fr. Joseph Murmu

            Catholics          : 4,531

  1. MOHESHPUR ST. JOSEPH'S PARISH [Est. 19 March 2015]

            Name               :           St. Joseph Church Moheshpur

            Address           :           Moheshpur, P.O. Rongaon, Dt. Dinajpur

            Parish Priest     :           Fr. Almir, PIME

            Assistant          :           Deacon Robi Kisku

            Catholics          : 2,546

  1. NIJPARA PARISH [Est. 1959]

            Name               :           Christ the King Church 

            Address           :           Catholic Church, Nijpara,

                                                P.O. Box 1, Birganj

                                                Dt. Dinajpur-5220

            Parish Priest     : Fr. Karlus Babu Toppo

            Asst. Parish Priests       : Fr. Manuel Mardi

                                                : Fr. Lazarus Soren

            Catholics          : 4,606

  1. PATHORGHATA PARISH [Est. 1962]

            Name               :           Sts. Peter and Paul Church 

            Address           :           Catholic Church, Pathorghata

                                                P.O. Atapur, Dt. Joypurhat-5900

            Parish Priest     :           Fr. Robi Joachim Gomes

            Asst. Parish Priest:       Fr. Anselmo Mardi

            Catholics          : 3854 

  1. RUHEA PARISH [Est. 1957]

            Name               :           Fatima Rani Church 

            Address           :           Catholic Church, Ruhea

                                                P.O. Ruhea, Dt. Thakurgaon-5103

            Parish Priest     :           Fr. Anthony Sen

            Asst. Parish Priest:       Fr. Marcus Tipu Panna

            Catholics          : 7,436

15.1     Puthimari Sub-Center

            Name               :           Puthimari Sub-Center

                                                P.O. Tepukhuria, Dt. Panchagar-5010

15.2     Nirashi Sub-Centre

            Name               :           Nirashi Sub-Center

                                                P.O. Chotodap, Dt. Panchagar

 

  1. ST. ANDREW KIM AUTONOMOUS CENTER, BHOTPARA

[Declared 2015]         

            Name               :           St. Andrew Kim Church, Bhotpara

                                                P.O. Lahiri, Dt. Thakurgaon

            Priest-in-Charge:          Fr. Albert Soren

            Catholics          :           923

  1. SAIDPUR PARISH [Est. 1896]

            Name               :           Our Lady of Lourdes Church 

            Address           :           Catholic Church, Saidpur

                                                P.O. Saidpur, Dt. Nilphamari-5310

            Parish Priest     :           Fr. Marcus Murmu

            Catholics          :           600     

  1. THAKURGAON PARISH [Est. 1964]

            Name               :           Blessed Virgin Mary Church 

            Address           :           Catholic Church, Thakurgaon

                                                College Road

                                                P.O. & Dt. Thakurgaon-5100

            Tel. No.           :           (0088-0561) 3698

            Parish Priest     :           Fr. Prodip Marandy

            Asst. Parish Priest:       Fr. Zacharias Sunil Mardi

            Catholics          :           6,733