Reconstituted the Committee of the Diocesan Catechetical Centre as follows:
Fr. Alfred Judas Vaz, Director
Sr. Curcina Simoes, f.m.c.k., Secretary
Fr. Aleixo Menezes, Member
Fr. Romeo Godinho, Member
Fr. Joseph Estrocio, Member
Sr. Lucy Andrade, f.m.a., Member
Dr. Sucorina Rebello, Member
Mrs. Ninette D'Souza, Member
Mrs. Sucheta Lobo, Member
Ms. Sharon Mitchelle Cota, Member
Mr. Mathew D'Souza
Mr. Melwin Gomes
Appointed Rev. Fr. Alberto Fernandes, m.s.f.s., Assistant to the Parish Priest of Our Lady of Fatima Parish, Cotto de Fatorpa;
Appointed a Core Committee, to plan and organize the celebration of "Goa Mission Congress" – Devachea Mogacho Somarombh – to be held in our Archdiocese from 6th to 8th February, 2009, consisting of the following persons:
Fr. Saturnino Dias, Convenor
Sr. Sharon Vas, h.c., Secretary
Fr. Nazareth Fernandes, s.f.x., Member
Fr. Cristovão Caldeira, Member
Mr. Edgar Pinto, Member
Sr. Celina Ferrão, f.m.c.k., Member
Mrs. Philgina Mascarenhas Dias, Member.
CP-P/223/2008: Fr. Noel da Costa appointed Assistant to the Parish Priest of Santa Cruz.
CP-P224/2008 : Fr. Simon Mathew D'Cunha appointed Assistant to the Parish Priest of Tilamola.
CP-P/225/2008: Fr. Clifford Cardozo appointed Assistant to the Parish Priest of Mapuça.
CP-P/226/2008: Fr. Mariano D'Costa appointed Assistant to the Parish Priest of Desterro, Vasco da Gama.
CP-P/227/2008: Fr.Xavier Estibeiro appointed Assistant to the Parish Priest of Candolim.
CP-P/228/2008: Fr. Luis Xavier Gomes appointed Assistant to the Parish Priest of Fatorda.
CP-P/229/2008: Fr. Caetano de Souza appointed Assistant to the Parish Priest of Parra.
CP-P/230/2008: Fr. Oliver Fernandes appointed Assistant to the Parish Priest of Tollecanto, Velim.
CP-P/231/2008: Fr. Simao Rodrigues appointed Parish Priest of Holy Trinity Parish Nagoa Bardez
CP-P/235/2008: Reconstituted the Committee to animate the Apostolate of Inter Religious Dialogue:
Fr. Agnelo Pinheiro, Convenor
Fr. Ivan Almeida, s.f.x.
Fr. Caetano Fernandes
Sr. Julie Rodrigues, s.c.c.
Ms. Laura Braganza
Mr. James Kurien
Mr. Rafael Fernandes
Ms. Maryann Rodrigues
CP-P/236/2008: Fr. Sebastian Kavalakatt from the Eparchy of Thamassery appointed in-charge of the pastoral care of the Syro-Malabar faithful in the South Zone of this Archdiocese, with faculties enjoyed by Parish Priests and with residence in Cortalim Church.
CP-P/241/2008: Constituted a Committee for the On-going Formation of Priests of this Archdiocese with the following members:
Fr. Joseph Rowland Salema, Convenor
Fr. Donato Rodrigues, Secretary
Fr. Joseph Estrocio, Member
Fr. Mathew Fernandes, s.f.x., Member
Dr. Roshan Nazareth, Member
Mrs. Nirmala Fernandes, Member
CP-Dec/242/2008: The Diocesan Commission for Biblical Apostolate erected into a Diocesan Centre.
CP-P/243/2008: Fr. Manuel Pascoal Gomes appointed Director of Diocesan Centre for Biblical Apostolate.
CP-Dec/244/2008: Establish an Oratory in a room at the Southern end of newly built Convent of St. Joseph at Dicarpale.
CP-P/247/2008: Fr. George Kurisummoottil from the Eparchy of Kothamangalam appointed in-charge of the pastoral care of the Syro-Malabar faithful in the parishes of Silvassa and Daman.
CP-Of/6/2009: Fr. Macedonio da Costa relieved from the post of Parochial Administrator of the Parish of Sancoale.
CP-Of/7/2009: Fr. George Nazareth appointed Parochial Administrator of the Parish of Sancoale.
CP-Dec/9/2009: Established the new building at Aquem-Alto as a Parish Church dedicated to St. Sebastian.
CP-P/11/2009: Fr. Domingos Antonio Xavier Fernandes appointed Assistant to the Parish of Paroda.
CP-P/12/2009: Fr. Francisco Avinash Rebelo relieved from the post of Director of the Vocation Commission for the Diocesan Clergy of the Archdiocese of Goa and Daman.
CP-P/13/2009: Fr. Heinencio Sabino Galdino de Souza appointed the Director of the Vocation Commission for the Diocesan Clergy of the Archdiocese of Goa and Daman.
CP-P/14/2009: Fr. Ronnie D'Souza, s.j., relieved from the post of Spiritual Director of the Pastoral Institute St. Pius X, Old-Goa.
CP-P/15/2009: Fr. Patrick D'Melo, s.j., appointed the Spiritual Director of the Pastoral Institute St. Pius X, Old-Goa.
CP-Of/17/2009: Fr. Paulson Deepak, o.p. appointed Ecclesiastical Assistant to the Kerala Catholic Association of Goa.
CP-Dec/18/2009: Established an Oratory in a room to the right of the corridor leading to the Sacristy from the entrance to the parochial house of the parish of St.Andrew, Goa Velha.
CP-P/22/2009:Constituted the Diocesan Commission for Sacred Art and Heritage with the following members:
Fr. Nelson Sequeira, Convenor
Sr. Elsy Fernandes, s.f.n.
Engineer Sylvester Souza
Architect José Noronha
Fr. Cosme Costa, s.f.x.
Fr. Randall Barretto, s.f.x.
Fr. Candido Fernandes
Fr. Andrew Pereira
Fr. George Ratos
Fr. Mariano Travasso
CP-P/23/2009: Fr. Raymond Lawrence Antão relieved from the post of Secretary cum Treasurer of the Diocesan Centre for Social Communication Media.
CP-P/24/2009: Fr. Ave Maria Alphonso, a co-opted member of the coordinating Team of the Centre, appointed Secretary cum Treasurer of the Diocesan Centre for Communications Media.
CP-P/25/2009: Fr. Ralin de Souza, s.d.b., appointed as a member of the coordinating Team of the Diocesan Centre for Social Communications Media and Fr. Edwin Baracho, s.d.b., relieved from the membership of the same coordinating team.
CP-P/28/2009: Established an Oratory in a room to the right of the entrance of the Priests’ residence of Our Lady of Grace Parish, Bicholim.
CP-P/29/2009: Establishing the extension of the Cemetery at Bambolim into a Sacred Place