BLESSING OF THE FOUNDATION STONE

BLESSING OF THE FOUNDATION STONE

Blessing of the Foundation Stone of the New Cathedral to be built

St.Anne\'s Cathedral, Nashik

 

Catholic Diocese of Nashik

 

CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF NASHIK

His Holiness Pope John Paul II erected the Catholic Diocese of Nashik consisting of the  territory detached from the Diocese of Pune. The Catholic Diocese of Nashik consist of the civil revenue districts of Nashik, Dhule,  Jalgaon, Nandurbar and Ahmednagar. All these five districts are in Maharashtra.

pre lateHe was appointed Bishop of Amravati on 8th June 2007 by His Holiness, Pope Benedict XVI. His Episcopal ordination took place on 2nd August 2007 in Amravati.

On 28th November 2009 he was given the additional charge of Apostolic Administrator of the Catholic Diocese of Nashik until 11th November 2010.

He was appointed Bishop of the Diocese of Nashik by His Holiness, Pope Benedict XVI, and solemnly installed on 14th December 2010.

MOST REV. LOURDES DANIEL