Rev. Fr. Joseph Francis D'Souza

Name: Rev. Fr. Joseph Francis D'Souza
Date of Birth: 09.03.1965
Date of Ordination: 19.05. 1999
Father’s Name: Simon D'Souza
Mother’s Name: Marceline D'Souza
Home Parish: St. Rita’s Church, Cascia, Mangalore
Motto: To Lead Christ Centered and People Oriented Life
Studies:
Primary: 1970-1978 St. John's Primary School, Mangalore
High School: 1979 - 1981 M.V.P.M, Mulund (Mumbai) Maharashtra State Board - Pune
Intermediate: 1985 - 1987 St. Aloysius Evening College,Mangalore
Graduation: 1991 - 1995 Allahabad University
Post Graduation: 2002 - 2004 M.A.in Philosophy - Agra University
Any other: National Council for Vocational Training (National Apprenticeship), Ministry of Labour, India
Priestly Training:
Minor Seminary: 1989 - 1991 St. Paul’s Minor Seminary, Lucknow
Philosophy: 1991 - 1994 St. Joseph's Regional Seminary, Allahabad
Regency: 1994 - 1995 St. Peter's Church, Raebareli
Theology: 1995 - 1998 St. Joseph's Regional Seminary, Allahabad
Ordination: 19.05.1999 St. Rita’s Church, Mangalore, by Rt. Rev. Aloysius Paul D’Souza
Appointments:
1999 - 2002 Christ the King Church/School, Jagdishpur, Asst. Pastor
2002 - 2003 Masih Vidyapeeth, Etmadpur, Animator of Spiritual Orientation
2002 - 2009 Masih Vidyapeeth, Etmadpur, Co-ordinator of Spiritual Orientation
2002 - 2009 Masih Vidyapeeth, Etmadpur, Vice-Rector
2010 - 2012 Vice Rector and Spiritual Director, St. Xavier’s Minor Seminary, Phaphamau
2012 to date Masih Vidyapeeth, Etmadpur, Vice-Rector
Additional Responsibility:
2010 - 2014 Director for Liturgy
2010 - 2014 Member of Agra Regional Priests’ Council
Contact Details:
Address: Masih Vidyapeeth
Etmadpur
Agra – 282 005
Phone: 05622390051
Email: fjsouza@rediffmail.com