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  The Diocese of Kadapa was erected by the Papal Bull "Quoriam ad recte universum" dated October 28, 1976 of Pope Paul VI. It comprises the civil districts of Kadapa and Chittoor which hitherto were part of the Diocese of Nellore.  
  Bp Aruliah Somavarapa was appointed the First Bishop of Kadapa.  
     
 
Most Rev. Gallela Prasad

Motto : “TO LEAD WITH HUMILITY”
 
     
  Address:
Bishop's House
Mariapuram
Kadapa – 516 003
Andhra Pradesh , India

Gram                : Bishop’s House


Tel                     : (08562) 24 11 48, 24 81 37, 24 16 96 (P)
Fax                    : (08562) 24 95 34 Mobile: 09 84 91 65 697     
E-mail              : mailto:blshopcd@hd2.vsnl.net.in
 
     
 
Patron : St. Joseph
Area : 31,019Sq.Kms.
Total Population : 5834481
Catholics : 77,599
Languages : Telugu, Tamil, English
 
     
 
Bishop Gallela Prasad hails from Adoni Parish of Kurnool Diocese. He was born on 7 th of April 1962 in a middle class family to Mr. Jojappa and Mrs. Mariamma (Late), a decent, devout and simple couple. He inherited from his parents a strong faith, deep self-respect and a sense of purpose. Ordained a priest on the 1 st of March 1989 at St. Anthony's parish for the diocese of Kurnool , he served in different places in various capacities as seen in the following:
 
     
  Priestly Ministries and offices held :  
 
  • 1989 to 1993 Diocesan Youth Director
  • 1989 to 1993 Diocesan Vocation Promoter
  • 1989 to 1990 Priest- in- charge for St. Mary’s junior College Hostel for boys, Kurnool
  • 1990 to 1995 Parish Priest of Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Koilakuntla, Kurnool diocese
  • 1993 to 1994 Director for the Legion of Mary (for Nandyal Deanery in Kurnool diocese)
  • 1994 to 1995 Diocesan Consulter
  • 1994 to 1995 Diocesan Senate Member
 
     
  Other Pastoral Ministries:  
 
  • From November 1999 to march 2000 pastoral help given at St. John's parish in Uppaladadiya, Kurnool diocese.
  • From March 2000 till November 2000 served as priest in charge at the Immaculate Heart of Mary parish, Bigspring, in the diocese of San Angelo , Texas USA .
  • From March 2000 till May 2004 served as the Mission Procurator in USA for the diocese of Kurnool , India .
  • From December 2000 till 2001 served as the priest in charge for the 3 cluster parishes in the diocese of San Angelo , Texas , USA .
  • From April 2001 till May 2004 served as the pastor of St. Joseph church, St. Boniface church and St. Thomas church, residing at Rowena, San Angelo Diocese , Texas , USA .
  • From June 2004 till January 2008 Professor and Spiritual Director in St. John's Regional Seminary in Kondadaba (Philosophical Studies), Andhra Pradesh, india.
 
     
  His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI appointed him as the Bishop of Kadapa on Thursday 31st January 2008 and on the 1 st March 2008 he was consecrated and installed as Bishop of Kadapa.  
     
  OFFICIALS:  
  Vicar General                             : Rev. Msgr. Prakash Sagili
Procurator                                 : Rev. Fr. S.R. John
Chancellor                                 : Rev. Fr. D. Susai Antony
Secretary                                   : Rev. Fr. T. Balaraj
 
     
  CONSULTORS:  
  Rev. Msgr. Prakash Sagili, V.G.
Rev. Fr. S.R. John
Rev. Fr. B. Samson
Rev. Fr. Saginala Paul Prakash
Rev. Fr. G. Devasahayam
Rev. Fr. Susainathan Michael
Rev. Fr. S. Papi Reddy
Rev. Fr. Stanislaus
Rev. Fr. T. Cyprian
Rev. Fr. P. Anthony
Rev. Fr. Sandanasamy, SJ
 
     
  DEANS & DEANERIES:  
  1. Rev. Fr. B. Samson                   - Mariapuram Deanary
2. Rev.Fr. G. Devasahayam           - Porumamilla Deanary
3. Rev.Fr. S. Paul Prakash            - Proddatur Deanary
4. Rev.Fr. S. Papireddy                  - Chittoor Deanary
5. Rev.Fr. Susainathan Michael   - Palmaner Deanary
 
     
  DIOCESAN MARRIAGE TRUBINAL:  
 

Judge                                : Rev. Msgr. Prakash Sagili
Judicial Vicar                       : Rev. Fr. B. Samson, DCL
Defender of Bond                 : Rev. Fr. D. Susai Anthony
Notary                               : Rev. Fr. T. Balaraj

 
     
  COUNCILS AND COMMISSIONS  
  Bible & Jyothirmai                                  : Rev. Fr. S. Hrudayaraj
Vocations                                                 : Rev. Msgr. S. Prakash
Catechetics & Sponsorship                 : Rev. Fr. P. Anthony
Liturgy                                                       : Rev. Fr. T. Balaraj
On-Going Formation of Priests            : Rev. Fr. S. Chinnappa
Religious Dialogue & Ecumenism     : Rev. Fr. S. Balaswamy
Social work                                               : Rev. Frs. A. Stanislaus & M. Jude Filbert
Education                                                 : Rev. Fr. D. George
Laity                                                            : Rev. Fr. Y. Rathnaswamy
SC, ST & BC                                             : Rev. Fr. I. Anand
Y.C.S / Y.S.M &Youth                               : Rev. Fr. D. George
Women Development                            : Rev. Sr. Tessy Paul, MSI
Charismatic Renewal                            : Rev. Fr. D. Ashirvadam
CRI                                                             : Rev. FR. A. Sleevareddy, SJ
Legion of Mary                                         : Rev. Fr. B. Pratap Kumar
Vincent de Paul society                         : Rev. Fr. K. Jojireddy
Prison Ministry                                        : Rev. Fr. D. Ashok
 
     
 

Pontifical Societies:
Propagation of Faith                 : Rev. Fr. S. Hrudayaraj
Holy Childhood                         : Rev. Fr. P. Anthony
St. Peter the Apostle                : Rev. Fr. S. Devadas
Missionary Union of Priests         : Rev. Fr. A. Stanislau

PARISHES AND STATIONS

Akkalareddipalli   :
St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (1999)
Akkalareddipalli (Vil.& Po) Porumamilla
Mandal 516 193, Kadapa Dt. A.P. Sub: 7
Te: (08569) 280287
                                       
AMAGAMPALLI :
Immaculate Conception (1963)
Amagampalli (P.O) Via. Porumamilla 516 193
Kadapa Dist. Catholics 5000, Subs: 22
Tel: 08569-280164

BADVEL                     :
Our Lady of Fatima (1949) Badvel 516 227,   
Kadapa Dist. A.P., Catholics 6000 Sbs: 30
T. (08569) 284089/282249

BAKARAPET           :
Immaculate Conception Church, (1971), Bakarapet P.O. 516 247,
Kadapa Dist.A.P., C. 600, Sbs. 5, Tel: (08589) 270078

B.MATTAM                    :
Catholic Mission (1972), Kandimalayapalli,
B. Mattam P.O., 516 503, Kadapa Dist. A.P., C. 600,                                Sbs. 5 T. 08569 284089/282249

CHENNAREDDIPALLI   :
Catholic Mission (1978),
Chennareddipalli, Pitigunta P O 516 217,
Kadapa Dt, A P C 700, Sub: 3 T: (08569) 286361,


CHENNUR                     :
St. Peter & Paul’s Church (1988),
Chennur 516 162
Kadapa Dt A P T: (08562) 235156 C: 2500 Sbs: 11

                       
Kadapa                  
1. 
St. Mary's Cathedral (1934)
Manapuram Kadapa 516 003 A.P T: 08562-241185
2. Arogyamatha (1978)  Rly Station Road,
Kadapa 516 004, A P, T :244025 C: 1000
Sub: 2
3. St. John's  Parish  (1987)  Masapet,
Kadapa516001 A P ,T: 241794 C:600
Sbs: 3

DUVUR             :
Catholic Mission, Christurajapuram,
Duvur 516 175, Kadapa Dt A P  T
238155 C:  1200 Sbs: 12

GOTUR             : 
Catholic Mission, Gotur 516 390 Via
Pulivendla,   Kadapa Dt A. P, C; 700
Sbs: 6

GURRAMKONDA          : 
Catholic Misssion (1996)
Gurramkonda517 297,ChittoorDt ,A. P

JAMMALAMADUGU  :
St. Mary’s Church (1979)
Jammalamadugu P.O 516 434,
Kadapa Dt.A.P,T:08560-270848,C:1271Sbs:11

KALASAPADU            :
Catholic      Mission,
KalasapaduPO 517 217 Kadapa Dt
A.P, C: 2248 Sbs: 22, T. 08569-286440

KAMALAPURAM            :
Catholic Mission (1968),
Kothapalli P. O 516 289, Kamalapuram,
Kadapa Dt A P   T; 08563-274258 C:  1000

Sub: 8

KHAJIPET                     :
Catholic Mission, Khajipet 516 203
Kadapa Dt A. P , T: 08562-238620, C:4,500
Sbs:  19

KUPPAM                       :
Arogyamatha Church (1976),
Palace Road,Kuppam517425,ChittoorDt AP,
C: 300, Sbs: 2 T.08570-257126

KARUNAG1RI            :
Catholic Mission  (1989),
Onipenta 516173 Karunagin, Kadapa Dt.
T: 08564-23564 C: 900 Sbs; 5

KOTHAPALLIMITTA      : 
Infant Jesus Church, (1995),
49, Kothapallimitta (P O),
S R  Puram, Mandal, Chittoor 517 167 T. 08577-239104

SRIKALAHASTHI        : 
St. Francis Xavier Church,
Near Police Line, Thottamdu (P O )
Srikalahasti 517 644, Chittoor, Dt
C:250 T. 08578-222119

MADANAPALLI            :
Our Lady of Health Church(1942)
Madanapalle 517 325, Chittoor Dt AP T: 08571-223051,
C: 450 Sbs:1

MYDUKUR                     : 
St. Joseph's (1954), Mydukur516
172, Kadapa Dt A P T: 231275 C:4500
Sbs: 21

MUDDANUR            : 
St.  Xavier1 Church (1993),
Muddanur Kadapa.Dt A P C: 50 Sb:2 T. 08560-279121

NAGARI                        :
St. Mary’s Church (1978),
Nagari 517 590, Chittoor Dt APT: 08577-235023, C:
600 Sbs: 5

NANDALUR                   :
St. Anthony’s Church  (1973),
Nandalur 516 150 Kadapa Dt   AP
C: 273 T: 08565-243131, Sbs; 4

NANDIPALLI            :
Vaillangani Church  (1997),
Nandipalli,  Via    Badvel  516  227,
Kadapa, Dt A P, C :1000, Sbs: 10 , T.08569-204519

PAKALA                       : 
St. Anthony’s Church (1909),
Pakala 517112 Chittoor, T: 08585-222152  Dt. A. P
C: 410


PALMANER                  : 
St. Louis Friary, CatholicMission,
Palmaner 517 408, Chittoor Dt, AP, T: 08579-251333,
C; 580, Sbs: 4

PORUMAMILLA            :
Queen of the Most Holy Rosary (1934),
Porumamilla 516 193,Kadapa Dt
A P C 4000 Sbs: 29 T. 08569-285291

PRODDATUR            :
St. Theresa Church (1945),
Proddatur 516 360, Kadapa Dt A P, C :3000,
Sbs; 12 T. 08564-257503

PULIVENDLA            :
St. Joseph’s Church (1953),
Pulivendla 516 390, Kadapa Dt A P, C: 400
Sbs; 3 T.08568-226536

PUNGANUR                   :
Don Bosco Marlapalli (1988),
Melamdoddi (P O ), Punganur 517 247, Chittoor, Dt A P C 350
T: 08581-250327, Sbs: 2

PILER               :
Catholic Mission (1991),
Kadapa Road Piler 517 214 Chittoor Dt. , T. 08584-240173

PITCHATUR            :
RCM    Church   (1991),Kanthasamy House Pitchatur,                                   Chittoor,517 587, A. P, T. 08576-271326

RAJAMPET                    :
Infant Jesus Church (1987),
Rajampet 516 115 Kadapa Dt, A P, T: 08565-240358

RAMAPURAM            : 
Sacred Heart Church (1983), Ramapuram (via)
N K R Peta 516 504
Kadapa Dt. C: 400 Sbs: 3 T. 238428

RAMAKUPPAM            :
Catholic Mission, (1990),Ramakuppam517401,Chittoor Dt A P
C: 200 Sbs: 3 T.08587-259039

RENIGUNTA            :
St. Anthony’s Church (1950)
Renigunta 517 520, Chittoor Dt… A.P.,C. 550. T.2275202

RLY. KODUR            :
Our Lady Fatima Church
Rly. Kodur 516 101, Kadapa Dt. A.P., C.200, sbs.1,
T.08566-244478

SATHYAVEEDU            :
St. John the Evangelist 1974
Sathyaveedu 517 588, Chittoor Dist., A.P.,T.
08576-226791, C. 600, Sbs. 6

SIVADI            
St. Joseph’s Church
Sivadi, Peddapanjanimandal, Chittoor 517 432, T. 08579-258354

TEKURPET                   
St. Joseph’s Church (1974)
Tekurpet (P.O) 516 505, Kadapa Dt. A.P.,
C. 3150, Sbs. 13, T. 08569 287691

TIRUPATHI                   :
Jeganmatha Church (1978)
Shanthinagar, K.T. Road, Thirupathi 517 507, Chittoor Dt., A.P.,
T. 0877-2230925, C. 800

URUTUR                      
St. Joseph Church
Urutur – 516 311, Via. Payasampalli, Kadapa Dt.,
A.P., C. 1000, Sbs.4,  T. 08563-278806


VALLUR                       
Infant Jesus Shrine
Kamalapuram Main Road, Vallur 516 293, Kadapa Dist. A.P.
T. 08562- 236411,C800, Sbs. 5


VEERAPALLI            : 
Holy Cross Church (1964)
Veerapalli P.O. 516 502, Via. Chennumpalli, Kadapa Dt. A.P.                  C.1800 Sbs. 6   T. 08569-204320

VENKATAGIRI KOTA:
Bala Jesu Church (1968)
Venkatagiri Kota 516424, Chittoor Dt., A.P., C. 200, Sbs. 6
T. 08579-257113

YERRGUNTLA           
St. Thomas Church (1979),Yerraguntla P.O. 516309,
Kadapa Dt., A.P. C. 1050, Sbs. 7, T. 08563-275310

RELIGIOUS SOCIETIES

PRIESTS:

Capuchins (Ofm Cap):
Little Flower Convent School, Eswaran
Koil Street, Nagari 517590 Chittoor Dt. A. P

Franciscans (Ofm):
St. Louis Friary,   Palmaner 517408,
Chittoor Dt A P

Salesians (Sdb):
St. Anthony's Industrial Institute, Rly Station Road,Kadapa Dt-516 001 A.P
Don Bosco Church,
Marlapalli, Melamdoddi (P.O.) Punganur 517 247, Chittoor Dist. A.P.

Jesuits:
Catholic Mission, Pulivendla 516390, Kadapa Dist., A.P.

Vincentian Congregation:
R.C.M. Church, Onipenta (Po), Kadapa Dt. A.P. 516 173

BROTHERS:

Franciscans (Ofm)
St. Louis Friary, Palmaner 517 408, Chittoor Dist. A.P.

Salasians (Sdb)
St. Anthony’s Industrial Institute
Rly. Station Road, Kadapa Dist. 516 001 A.P.,T. 245009

SISTERS:

Bon Secours (FBS)
Bon Secours Convent, Catholic Mission, Madras Road
Sathyaveedu 517 588, Chittoor Dist. A.P.
R.C.M. Mission Compound, Madanapalli 517 325, Chittoor. Dt. A.P.

Cong, of Louis De. Gonzaga (FSAG):
Little FlowerConvent, Eswaran Koil Street,
Nagan 517 590, Chittoor Dt A P

Cong, of Missionary Sisters of Mary Immaculate (MSM):
•Immaculate Convent, Mary Garden, Chittoor 517 001, A P
•St. Mary's School, Bangarupalam517416, Chittoor, Dt A P

Cong, of Sisters of Sacred Heart of Jesus (SSHJ):
• Sacred Heart Convent, Kotha Bazaar, Rly Kodur516 101, Kadapa Dt A P
• Sacred Heart Convent, Catholic Mission, Nirmala  Gin,  Bhakarapet 516 247,
Kadapa Dt A P
• Sacred Heart Convent, 49 Kothapallymitta, S R Puram, Mandel, PuthurTq,
  Chittoor Dt, 517 167

Cong.of Srs.of St.Ann (Bangalore SAB):

•      St.Joseph's Health Centre, Mydukur 516
        172, Kadapa Dt A P
•      St.Ann's Convent, Chilamakur 516 310,
       Cuddapab Dt.

Daughters of Divine Providence (DDP):
St. Helena's Convent
Catholic Mission Compound
Palmaner 517 408, Chittoor Dt A. P

Deena Sevana Sabha (DSS):
Maitnsadhan, Veerapally Colony, Balayapalli (P O) 516 502, via Chennumpally, Kadapa Dt A. P

Franciscan Sisters of Mary Immaculate (FSI):
Our Lady's Convent, Palmaner 517 408, Chittoor Dt A P

Franciscan Sisters of St. Joseph (FSSJ):
*    Holy   Spirit   Convent, Kothapalli, Kamalapuram 516289,  KadapaDt, AP
St. Joseph’s Convent, Catholic Church Compound,   Snkalahasti  517  644,
     Chittoor Dt A P
St. Thomas Convent, Pakala   517 112, Chittoor Dt A.P

Missionary Sisters    of the Immaculate (MSI):
Vimala Convent, Manapuram 516 003, Kadapa Dt A. P

Society of Jesus Mary and Joseph (JMJ):
Nirmala Convent, Masapet Kadapa 516001, A P
Our Lady of Fatima Convent, Porumamilla 516 193, Kadapa Dt A P
JMJ    Convent, Sivadi Village, Peddapanjani Mandal, Punganur Taluk,  Chittoor Dt A P
J.M.J. Convent, Rajiv Nagar, RTC Workshop (post), Kadapa –516 002
JMJ Convent, Loyola Degreed College Campus, Pulivendla 516 390,  Kadapa Dist. A.P.
J.M.J Convent, Bosco Samaikya, Gongivaripalli 517 123, Sodum,  Chittoor Dist. A.P.

Srs. of Our Lady of Fatima (FS):
St. Joseph's Convent, Sathyapuram, Proddatur 516 360, Kadapa Dt A P

Srs.of St. Ann. Madras (SSA):
• Little Flower Convent, A R Tope Lanes, Chittoor 517 001, A P
• St Anne's Convent, Renigunta 517 520, Chittoor Dt AP
•  St Ann's Sisters, Jaganmatha Church,   Shantinagar, KTRoad,   Tirupathy 517 507, Chittoor Dt A P

Arogyamatha Sisters (AMC):
Arogyamatha Convent, Rly Station Road, Kadapa 516 004, A P
Arogyamatha Convent, Chennur – 516162, Kadapa Dist. A.P.,
Arogyamatha Convent,  Christurajapuram, Duvur 516 175 Kadapa , Dt A. P
St. Xavier’s English Medium School, Muddanur – 516 380, Kadapa. Dist. A.P.,
Arogyamatha Noviciate, Sacred Heart Pastoral Centre, Ramanjaneyapuram       Shankarapuram,Kadapa516002,A P.
Arogyamatha Convent, Sacred Heart Pastoral Centre, Shankarapuram, Ramanjaneyapuram,      Kadapa 516 002
 

Daughters of Mary Immaculate (DMI):
•  Catholic Mission Compound, Palace Road, Kuppam517 425, Chittror Dt A P
•  Bala Jesu Church, Venkatagin Kota,517 424 Chittoor Dt A P
•  Catholic Mission, Marlapalli, Melamdoddi (PO)Punganur517247,Chittoor Dt A P

St. Ann's Cong. (Guntur) (SSA):
St Ann's Convent, Pulivendla 516  390, Kadapa Dt A P , T: 0868-66284

Christ Joythi Sisters:
* Mother General House, Chowtapalli Road, Opt. Mahila Praganam,
            Kadapa 516 003
*  Stella Maria's Hostel, Manapuram, Kadapa 516 003, A P
*  Christu Jyothi Convent,  Karunagin Mission, Onipenta 516 173, Kadapa,
     Dt AP,
*  Christu Jyothi Convent, Fatima nagar, Badvel 516 227, Kadapa Dt, A P
•   Christu Joyothi Convent, Jammalamadugu 516 434, Kadapa Dt A P
•   Christu Joyothi Convent, Rajupet Road, V Kota Mandal 517 424

Cong. Of Mother of Carmel:
• Amala Joyothi Convent, Catholic Mission, Amagampalli, Kadapa 516 193, A P
• Allwyn Mount Carmel CMC, Allwyn Nagar, Nandalur516 150, Kadapa Dt A P,

Cong. Franciscan Sisters of Immaculate Heart of Mary, Pondichery.
• St Joseph's Convent, Urutur (vig & Po) Via Payasampalh,Kadapa516311,A P

Missionaries of Charity Sisters (MC):
Jaganmatha Church,  Shanthinagar, K T Road, Thirupathy 517 507, Chittoor Dt.
Carmelite Sisters of St. Teresa (CSST)
Teresa D’Lima Niketan, Mangapatnam, Kodigandlapally – 516 444, Kadapa Dist. A.P., Phone: 9848122113

Catechist Sisters of St. Ann.
St. Ann’s Convent, Masapet, Rayachoty – 516 270, Kadapa, Dist. Phone: 08561-256900

Franciscan Hospitaller Sisters of the Immaculate Conception (FHIC)
St. Joseph’s Convent, Bayreddipalli – 517 415, Chittoor Dist, A.P., 08579-278682

Benedictine Sisters of St. Lioba
MPSSS Compound, Mariapuram-516 003, Kadapa, A.P. T.(08562) 276133

INSTITUTIONS
ECCLESIASTICAL
Sacred Heart Pastoral Centre, Shantinagar, Shankarapuram 516 002, Kadapa Dt
St. Peter's Minor Seminary, Ananadasharam, Siddavatam 516 237 Kadapa Dt, A P
Anandashramam, Siddavatam P O, Siddout P. O 516 237, Kadapa Dt,  AP

EDUCATIONAL

COLLEGES
St. Joseph's Junior College,Mariapuram, Kadapa Dt 516 003, A P
J M J   Junior College for Girls, Masapet, Kadapa 516 001, A P

SCHOOLS
Badvel: St. Thomas English Medium High School, Badvel 516 227,Kadapa  AP
Bhakarapet: St. Anthony’s Eng. School, Bhakarapet, Via. Madavaram, 
Kadapa, 516 247,A.P.

Chennur: St. Paul’s Eng. School, Chennur – 516 162, Kadapa Dist. A.P.
Chennareddipally: R C M High School, Channareddipally, Pittigunta 516 217
Kadapa Dt A. P

Chittoor: St. Anne's English Medium High School, Chittoor 517 001, A P
Kadapa: Nirmala English Medium High School,Masapet,Kadapa516001 A P
• St. Joseph's    Boys    High    School, Manapuram, Kadapa 516 003, A P
• St, Joseph's    Girls     High    School, Manapuram Kadapa 516 003, A P
• St.   Josephs English Medium School, Manapuram, Kadapa 516 003 A P
. J.M.J. English Medium School, JMJ Nagar, opp. Rajiv Smruthivanam,
Kadapa 516002, A.P.

Jammalamadugu: St. Mary's English Medium School Jammalamadugu 516 434,
Kadapa, Dt, A P

Kodur: St. Mary's English Medium School, Rly Kodur, Cuddaph Dt 516 101, A P
Porumamilla: Our Lady of Fatima High School, Porumamilla 516193,
Kadapa Dt  A.P

Proddatur:  St. Joseph’s  High School,Proddatur 516 360, Kadapa Dt,  A.P.
Pulivendia- St. Ann's High School, Pulivendia 516 390 Kadapa Dt  A P
Pakala: Infant Jesus Eng Medium School, Pakala 517 112, Chittoor Dt, A.P.
Rajampet: Infant Jesus English Medium High School, Rajampet 516 115,
Kadapa Dt , A.P.

Rayachoti: Sacred Heart Jubilee Memorial High School, Rayachoty 516 270,
Kadapa Dist. A.P.

Renigunta: St Anthony's RCM High School,Renigunta 517 520, Chittoor Dt
Madanapalle:Arogyamatha EnglishMedium High  School,  Madanapalie 517 325,Chittoor Dt A P
Mydukur: R.C.M High School, Josephpet, Mydukur 516 172, Kadapa Dist., A.P.
St. Joseph’s English Medium School, Mydukur 516172, Kadapa Dist. A.P.

Muddnur: St. Xavier’s English Medium School, Muddanur 516 380,
Yerraguntla Mandal, Kadapa Dist. A.P.
Teresa D”Lima English Medium School,Mangapatnam, Rly. Station 516 444
Muddanur , Kadapa Dist., A.P.

Thirupathi:St.Ann'sEnglishMediumSchool,K.TRoadThirupathi517507ChittoorDt
V. Kota: Infant Jesus English Medium School, V. Kota 517 424, Chittoor Dist. A.P.
Yerraguntla:  St Anne's English  Medium School, Chilamakur,
Yerraguntla 516 309, Kadapa Dt

TECHNICAL SCHOOLS
St.Anthony's Industrial Institute, Rly Station Road Kadapa 516 001 A P

Training Centre for Boys and Girls
St. Joseph's Junior College Compound, Manapurarn, Kadapa 516 003, A P

SOCIAL WELFARE ACTIVITIES
Multipurpose Social Service Society,Manapuram, Kadapa 516 003, A P
Vimala Community Development Centre, Manapuram, Kadapa 516 003, A. P
Para Legal Training Centre, M P S S S ,Manapuram, Kadapa Dt 516003, A P
Nirmala  Grihini  and  Training  Centre,Porumamilla 516193, Kadapa Dt A P
Chittoor Multipurpose Social Service Society, 1st Layout C Block,
House No. 4-18/82-1, Durganagar Colony, Chittoor 517 002, A.P. T. (08572) 241372
St. Antony's Vocational and Development Centre for Girls, Catholic Mission, Pakala
517 112, ChittoorDt AP
Social Development Centre for Girls, Our Lady's Convent   Palmaner 517 408,
Chittoor Dt A P
Social Development Centre for Girls, Catholic Mission, Palace Road, Kuppam 517425,
Chittoor Dt
Home for the Handicapped Children, CatholicMission, Mydukur516162, Kadapa Dt
Home for the Children of Lepers, Catholic Mission, Chittoor 517 001  AP
Home for the Aged, Muddanur, CatholicMission, Yerraguntla 516 309 Kadapa
Dt AP
Home for the Destitute and Creche for the Children,   M C Sisters    Jaganmatha
Church,  Shanthinagar,  KT   Road, Thirupathi 517 507, Chittoor Dt A P
St. Anthonys Boys Home, Pakala 517 112,ChittoorDt  AP

Orphanages for Boys
Holy  Family  Boys  Home,   Kothapalli, Kamalapuram 516 289 Kadapa, Dt
St. Thomas Boarding Home, Catholic Mission Compound, Badvel 516227 KadapaDt.
Mahatma    Gandhi   Memorial    Hostel, Chennareddipally   Pittigunta 516 217
Kadapa Dt A .P.
Rosa Mystica. Catholic Mission Compound Christurajapuram, Duvvur 516 175, Kadapa Dist., A.P.
St. Joseph’s Orphanage, Mariapuram, Kadapa Dist.516 003, A.P.,
St. Antony’s Boys Home, Sacred Heart Mission, Ramapuram, 516 504, Kadapa Dist. A.P.
Nirmala Bhavan, Karunagiri, Onipenta 516 193, Kadapa Dist. A.P.
Don Bosco, Navjeevan, Marlapalle, Punganur 517 247, Chittoor Dist. A.P.,

Orphanages for Girls:
Fr. Crumblish Girls Home, Mariapuram, Kadapa 516 003, A.P., India
Holy Family Girls Home, Kothapalli, Kamalapuram 516 289, Kadapa Dist. A.P.
Fr. Vander Valk Home for Girls, Veerapally Colony, Balayapally, P.O. 516 502, Kadapa Dist. A.P.,
Our Lady of fatima Orphanage, Catholic Mission Compound, Porumamilla
516193, Kadapa Dist. A.P.,
Nirmal Bhavan, Karunagiri, Onipenta 516173, Kadapa Dist. A.P.
St. Anne’s Orphanage, Pulivendla 516 390, Kadapa Dist., A.P.

HEALTH SERVICES
Hospitals

Karunamayee T. B. Sanitarium, Amagampalli B. Mattam Mandal, Kadapa Dt.,A.P.
Mercy Heath Centre, Mary Garden, Chittoor 517 001, A.P.
Nirmala Maternity and General Hospital, Masapet, Kadapa 516 001, A.P.
Our Lady of Fatima Hospital, Porumamilla 516 193, Kadapa Dist. A.P.
St. Joseph’s Hospital, Kothapalli, Kamalapuram 516 289, Kadapa Dist. A.P.
St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Mydukur 516 172, Kadapa Dist., A.P.
St. Joseph’s Hospital, Pulivendla 516 390, Kadapa Dist. A.P.

Dispensaries
Nirmala Dispensary, Mariapuram, Kadapa 516 003, A.P.
Our Lady Dispensary, Palmaner 517 408, Chittoor Dist., A.P.
Maitri seva Sadhan, Veerapally Colony, Balayapalli (P.O) 516502,
Chennumpally, Kadapa Dist., A.P.
Leper Relief Works, Leper Rehabilitation Centre, Catholic Mission,
Iruvaram, Chittoor 517 001, A.P.
M.C. Sisters Dispensary, Jaganmatha Church, Shanthinagar, K.T. Road, Thirupathi 517 507, Chittoor Dist. A.P.

PIOUS ASSOCIATIONS
Legion of Mary: (Curia) St. Mary’s Cathedral, Mariapuram, Kadapa 516 003
Society for the Propagation of the Faith & Holy Childhood and St. Peter Apostle:
Sacred Heart Pastoral Centre, Shanthinagar, Shankarapuram 516 002,
Kadapa 516 002, A.P.
Y.C.S., YC.M. & Youth Apostolate: Bishop’s House, Mariapuram, Kadapa 516 003, A.P.
Kolping Society: Multipurpose Social Service Society, Mariapuram, Kadapa 516003
Vincent De Paul Society: Mariapuram, Kadapa 516 003 A.P

RECAPITULATION OF STATISTICS
Personnel and Parishes

Diocesan Priests                         113
Religious Priests                           21
Brothers…………………………               10
Sisters…………………………….            265
Seminarians                                92
Lay Catechists                           430                              
Parishes…………………………               50

Mission Stations                         360
 
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