|Most Rev Henry D’Souza
Bishop of Bellary
Bishop's House, Bellary - 583 104,
Tel(O): 08392 - 24 03 15, 24 52 55
Fax : 24 03 08
|Most Rev. Vincent Mar Paulos
Bishop of Marthandom
Bishop’s House, Marthandom 629 165,
TAMIL NADU, INDIA
Tel (O): 04651-27 01 80
Fax : 27 29 10
|Most Rev Joseph Pandarasseril
Auxilliary Bishop of Kottayam
Catholic Metropolitans’ House,
P.B. 71, Kottayam – 686001.
Tel(O): 0481-2563527, 2563812
Fax : 0481- 2563327
Most Rev Henry D’Souza
Bishop Henry D'Souza was born on Sept. 9, 1949, in Kinnigoly- Mangalore. He was ordained a priest on May 5, 1976, and was appointed Bishop of Bellary on March 15, 2008. He was ordained as Bishop on June 12, 2008. Before being a bishop he was the Executive Secretary of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of India Commission for Social Communication.
Earlier, he served as the Secretary, Proclamation and Communication Commission of Karnataka Regional Bishops’ Council (1989-2000). He was the Founder Director of SANDESHA Regional Institute of Communications (1989 –2000) and Director of Sandesha College of Fine Arts, Mangalore (1996-2000). Besides, he has been President of UNDA OCIC–India (Catholic Communicators’ Association), now Signis India (1986-1992) and Secretary, Signis - Asia (1989-1995).
Bishop Henry D’Souza was consecrated Bishop of Bellary on June 12, 2008. Apostolic Administrator of Shimoga Diocese since Oct. 15, 2012- Mar 19,2014
Oswald Cardinal Gracias, Archbishop of Mumbai and President of CCBI, was the Chief Consecrator; Archbishop Bernard Moras of Bangalore and Bishop Aloysius Paul D'Souza of Mangalore were the Co-Consecrators. Thirty four Archbishops and Bishops from different parts of India attended the historic event.
Prsently, Bishop D'Souza is serving as:
Chairman CBCI Youth Commission
Chairman, CCBI Youth Commission
Member, CBCI Commission for Social Communications
Chairman, KRCBC Commission for Social Communications
Chairman, KRCBC Youth Commission