The Diocese of Eluru was bifurcated from the erstwhile diocese of Vijayawada on 26th February 1977. It consists of the entire revenue district of West Godavari and the four mandals of Konaseemain East Godavari. The diocese has well defined borders all around: Bay of Bengal in the South, the river Godavari in the East, Diocese of Vijayawada on the west and the Diocese of Khammam in the north.
Roman Catholic Diocese of Eluru
State Bank of India, Eluru
STATE BANK OF INDIA, ELURU MAIN BRANCH.
State Bank of India, Eluru Main Branch
Collectorate Compound, Eluru
West Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh
India – 534 001
The first Bishop of Vijayawada was born on August 08, 1887, in Milan, Italy. He joined the PIME and at the age of 24. By the Decree of Propaganda Fide, dated November 11, 1933, he was appointed “Ecclesiastical Superior” of the new erected Missio Sui Juris of Bezwada...
1. Commission for Bible
2. Commission for Catechetics
3. Commission for Liturgy
4. Commission for Family
5. Commission for Youth
6. Commission for Laity