Rev. Fr. Rajesh Simon Thakur

Name: Rev. Fr. Rajesh Simon Thakur
Date of Birth: 20.10.1970
Date of Ordination: 28.05.1998
Father’s Name: Simon Fidel Thakur
Mother’s Name: Teresa Simon
Home Parish: Chakhni – Bettiah Diocese
Motto:
Studies:
Primary: 1975 – 1981 St. Teresa Primary School Chakhni, Bihar
High School: 1982 – 1987 Khrist Raja High School Bettiah, Bihar
Intermediate: 1990 Govt. Husainabad Inter College Lucknow, uttar Pradesh
Graduation: 1993 University of Allahabad Allahabad, U.P.
Post Graduation: 2000 Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya Avadh University, Faizabad, U.P.
Specialization: 2002 B. Ed. Christian Training College,
University of Lucknow, Lucknow, U.P.
Priestly Training:
Minor Seminary: 1987 – 1990 St. Paul’s Minor Seminary Lucknow
Philosophy: 1990 – 1993 St. Joseph’s Regional Seminary Allahabad
Regency: 1993 – 1994 Khrist Ashram, Mudila
Theology: 1994 – 1998 St. Joseph’s Regional Seminary Allahabad
Ordination: 28.05.0998 Chakhni, Bettiah Diocese by Rt. Rev. Isidore Fernandes
Appointments:
1998 – 2000 Assumption Church, Dostpur, Asst. Pastor
2000 – 2001 St. Francis Xavier’s Church, Ashok Nagar, Asst. Pastor
2001 – 2002 B. Ed. Christian Training College, University of Lucknow, Lucknow
2003 – 2008 St. Joseph’s Church & School, Pastor & Principal
2008 to date St. Francis Xavier’s Inter College & Church, Principal and Asst. Pastor
Contact Details:
Address: St. Francis Xavier Church
Ashoknagar, Kanpur – 208012
Phone: 0512 – 2551875
Email: rajeshfrsimon@rediffmail.com