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Donations for July-Sept 2017


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Bible Sunday in Siddhpur parish


Gandhinagar Archdiocesan Bible Sunday was celebrated at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Umru-Siddhpur on 20th August 2017. The Sacred Scripture, the Bible was …read more



On the 71st Independence Day of our country, St. Xavier’s School, Umru-Siddhpur kids came with white uniform for the celebration. Fr. …read more

Archbishop Thomas’ visit


The kids of St. Xavier’s School, Umru-Siddhpur were overwhelmed with the surprise visit of His Grace Archbishop Thomas on 18th July …read more

Silver Jubilee of Joy Thomas & Mary Joy


On 9th July 2017, Joy Thomas & Mary Joy celebrated their 25 years of married life together at Our Lady of …read more

FC Donation Details for the Quarter April to June 2017

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World Yoga Day at St. Xavier’s, Umru-Siddhpur


World Yoga Day celebration at St. Xavier’s School, Umru-Siddhpur

As Yoga gives physical and mental health to all who practice, World …read more

Inauguration of Academics & World Environment Day at St. Xavier’s School, Umru-Siddhpur


On 7th June 2017, St. Xavier’s School at Umru-Siddhpur had begun its new scholastic year 2017-18 with prayer by students, …read more

Inauguration and Blessing of New Class Rooms at St. Xavier’s, Umru-Siddhpur

On 10th May 2017, His Grace Archbishop Thomas arrived at St. Xavier’s School, Umru-Siddhpur to bless and inaugurate four new …read more

FC Donation Details for the Quarter January to March 2017 – Archdiocese of Gandhinagar



FC Donation Details for the Quarter January to March 2017 …read more

Archdiocesan Spoken English Course 2017

Report on Spoken English Course 2017
The Archdiocesan summer spoken English camp was organized by the Archdiocese of Gandhinagar under the …read more

Republic day celebration at St. Xavier’s


On 26th January 2017, St. Xavier’s School, Umru-Siddhpur celebrated 68th Republic day. The students came in their traditional costumes and …read more

FC Donations for Oct-Dec 2016

S. No.
Institutional/ Individual
Address/ email/website
Amount Received
Date of Receipt

John Anthraper
Seminarians formation
612, Waverly Lane, Coppel, TX 75019, USA.

Fundazione Magis
School Construction
Via deli Astalli …read more

Ordination of Fr. Dominic Savio

Fr. Dominic Savio is ordained priest for the Archdiocese of Gandhinagar by His Grace Archbishop Thomas Macwan on 5th January …read more

Western Region Catholic Council meeting


Western Region Catholic Council meeting was help at Nadiad for all the 16 dioceses of Goa, Gujarat and Maharastra on …read more

Renewal of marriage vows in Siddhpur parish


18th December 2016 was a special day for the families in Siddhpur parish. Six couples came with special costumes in …read more

Christmas celebrations in Siddhpur parish


On 20th December 2016, A group of Siddhpur parishioners with carols and Santa went around Siddhpur town singing and giving …read more

Felicitation of Fr. Kingslin


On the First Sunday of Advent 27th November 2016, Fr. Kingslin presided over his first mass in Siddhpur parish.

Frs, Prabu …read more

Magis Youth Programme

Magis Youth Programme for the Archdiocese of Gandhinagar was organised by Gujarat Jesuit Youth Ministry from 11th to 15th November …read more

Siddhpur parish welcomes Deacon

Deacon Dominic Savio was welcomed at Siddhpur parish community on Sunday 13th November 2016. We wish him all the best …read more

Mission Sunday in Siddhpur parish

90th World Mission Sunday was celebrated in Siddhpur parish on 16thOctober 2016, with the Holy Eucharist. After the Homily on …read more

FC Donations for July-Sept 2016

fc-donation-quarter-ending-30th-sept-2016 …read more

Nativity of Our Lady in Siddhpur parish

As the preparation for the feast of the nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary, Siddhpur parishioners had the Holy Rosary, Novena …read more

Silver Jubilarian Fr. Isidore Almeida

Siddhpur parish is preparing along with the universal Church for the Nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary with Novena, Holy Rosary, …read more

Youth Training Programme for various civil service

Archdiocesan Youth Training Programme for the candidates who applied for Clerical officers, Deputy Section Officers, Deputy Block Officers in Gujarat …read more

Archdiocesan General Body Meeting-2016

His grace Archbishop Thomas Macwan , after his elevation as Archbishop of Gandhinagar called for first general body meeting on …read more

70th Independence Day celebration

On 15th August 2016, the parents, students, staff with other guests gathered in front of the School building at Umru-Siddhpur …read more

Vianney Sunday celebration in Siddhpur parish

In honour of St. John Marie Vianney, patron of all priests, VianneySunday was celebrated at Umru-Siddhpur parish on 7th August …read more

Parent’s day in Siddhpur parish

Parent’s day in Umru-Siddhpur parish was celebrated on 24th July 2016, in commemoration of the feast of Sts. Joachim and …read more

Visit of Archbishop Thomas to St. Xavier’s School, Umru-Siddhpur

On 21st July 2016, Archbishop Thomas was welcomed by the students of St. Xavier’s School in their midst with umbrella …read more

FC Donations for April-Jun 2016

This is the list of FC donation for the the quarter from April to June’16.

S. No.
Institutional/ Individual
Address/ email/website
Amount Received
Date of …read more

Brief Report on Western Region Youth Council

Western Region Youth Council meeting took place on 25th & 26th June 2016 at Giriz Pastoral Centre in Vasai diocese. …read more

Vocation Sunday in Siddhpur parish

I believe that ‘the one who is happy with the vocation will always encourage vocation’. On the fourth Sunday of Easter known …read more

The Report of Spoken English Course at Pethapur

The Spoken English Course for the year 2016 was organized by Archdiocese of Gandhinagar from 30th March to 16th April …read more

Donations received – Q4 2015-16

Donation Details  for the Quarter January 2016 to March 2016

S. No.
Address/ email/website
Amount Received
Date of Receipt

John Anthraper
Seminarians formation
612, Waverly Lane, Coppel, …read more

Donation Details for Home Ministry

S. No.
Details of Donor
Amount Received
Date of Receipt

John Antraper
612, Waverly Lane, Coppel, TX 75019, USA

Mildred R. Loverro
15272 Laverne DR., San Leandro, …read more

Christmas, New Year & Baptism in Siddhpur Parish

The preparation for Christmas began in Siddhpur Parish with the lighting of Advent wreath and getting Advent-Christmas friend for everyone …read more

Installation of Archbishop Thomas Macwan

Installation of our new Archbishop for Archdiocese of Gandhinagar. …read more

Fr. Justin Prabu celebrates Eucharist in Siddhpur parish

Fr. Justin Prabu is the newly ordained priest of the Archdiocese of Gandhinagar who came to Siddhpur parish to celebrate …read more

Fr. Julian felicitated at Siddhpur parish

Archdiocesan newly ordained priest Fr. Julian Raj came to Siddhpur parish to celebrate his thanksgiving Eucharist and people in Siddhpur …read more

Report on Village Officer’s seminar (Talati) at Pethapur

After repeated emails, hard copies, phone calls 29 youth had come to Pethapur on 24th September 2015 to attend the preparatory …read more

25 Years of Episcopal ordination: Archbishop Stanislaus Fernandes, Archbishop of Gandhinagar

His grace Stanislaus Fernandes celebrated his silver jubilee of his Episcopal ordination on 29th of August, 2015 at the Cathedral …read more

Report on Youth Training programme

On 11th July 2015, 90 youth along with few priests and sisters from various parishes gathered together at Pethapur to …read more

Appointment of new Archbishop

Holy Father Francis has announced that Bishop Thomas Macwan of Ahmedabad diocese to be the Archbishop of Gandhinagar. Archbishop Stanny …read more

National Youth Consultation

The National Youth Consultation 2015 was held at Bangalore on 9th and 10th of June. The Archdiocesan Youth Director Fr. …read more

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