Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa

Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa

Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa is called ‘Nossa Senhora, Mar de Deus Igreja em Saligao, Goa’ in Portuguese. The Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa is popularly called ‘The Saligao Church’ locally in Goa. The Saligao Church was previously a chaplaincy of the parish of Nagoa. The saligao Church was originally a chapel which was raised to the status of parochial church in 1873. The Saligao Church was blessed on 26.11.1873. The statue of the Mother of God venerated at the side altar was brought from the extinct Convent of Mother of God from Daugim, Old Goa.

Religious Orders based in the Parish of Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa
Religious Women
Franciscan Missionaries of Christ the King (FMCK) based at Lourdes Convent, Provincialate, Krist Raj Bhavan, Mae De Deus Home and Sanjoe Niwas, Saligao, Goa
Franciscan Hospitaller Sisters of the Immaculate Conception (FHIC) based at Shanti Niketan, Saligao, Goa
Association of the Apostolate of the Holy Family(AAHF) based at Saligao, Pilerne, Goa
Sister Disciples of the Divine Master (PDDM) based at Bairo Alto Saligao, Goa


Educational Institutions based in the Parish of Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa
Seminary of Our Lady, Saligao – Pilerne (Diocesan Minor Seminary)
Lourdes Convent High School, Saligao, Goa run by Franciscan Missionaries of Christ the King.
Lourdes Convent School, Saligao, Goa (Children with Autism) run by the Franciscan Missionaries of Christ the King.
Formation House

Social Welfare Initiatives based in the Parish of Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa
Mae de Deus, Home for the Aged, Saligao, Goa run by Francican Missionaries of Christ the King.
Krist Raj Bhavan, old age home, Saligao, Goa run by Franciscan Missionaries of Christ the King.
The Holistic Health Centre, Saligao, Goa run by Sister Disciples of the Divine Master.

Chapels (without Chaplains) in the Parish of Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa.
Our Lady of Rosary Chapel, Grande Morodd, Saligao, Goa.
Saint Anne Chapel, Saligao, Goa.
Saint Cajetan Chapel, Ararim, Saligao, Goa.

The Number of Catholics in the Parish of Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa is 2,650.
The Feast of Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa is celebrated on the first Sunday of May every year.

The Parish Priest of Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa is Fr Mateus Rodrigues.
The Priest at Home at Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa is Fr Thomas Justis D’Souza.
The Priest at Home at Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa is Fr Casmiro D’Mello.
The Priest at Home at Our Lady, Mother of God Church, Saligao, Goa is Fr John D’Silva.

The Address of the Saligao Church is Our Lady, Mother of God Church at Saligao, Goa. 403511.
The Telephone Contact number of Our Lady, Mother of God Church at Saligao, Goa is 0832 2278246.
The Email address of Our Lady, Mother of God Church at Saligao, Goa is maededeus28@yahoo.in.

Chapel

Institutions in the Parish