St. Alex Church, Curtorim, Goa

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History:
St. Alex Church, Curtorim, Goa is called ‘Santo Aleixo Igreja em Curtorim, Goa’ in Portuguese. St. Alex Church, Curtorim, Goa is popularly called ‘The Curtorim Church’  locally in Goa. The Curtorim Church was first built in 1597. A Bigger structure was built in 16477. St Alex was declared the titular saint of the church by the Apostolic Brief of 13.1.1815. The entire facade of the St. Alex Church, Curtorim, Goa was rebuilt in the late 18th Century around 1780.

The Religious Orders based in the Parish of St. Alex Church, Curtorim, Goa are The Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate (FSI) and The Franciscan Conceptionist Sisters (OIC). The Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate (FSI) are based at Casa Serena, Batora, Curtorim, Goa. The Franciscan Conceptionist Sisters (OIC) are based at Dhanalaya, Monastery of the Immaculate Conception, Grande Rumbordem, Curtorim, Goa.

The Educational Institution in the Parish of St. Alex Church, Curtorim, Goa is Our Lady of Carmel High School, Curtorim, Goa.

The Social Initiative in the Parish of St. Alex Church, Curtorim, Goa is the ‘Pao de Sto. Antonio’ house for the destitute, Curtorim, Goa.

The Chapel with a chaplain in the parish of St. Alex Church, Curtorim, Goa is Our Lady of Carmel Chapel, Anvottem, Curtorim, Goa.

The Chapels without Chaplains in the parish of St. Alex Church, Curtorim, Goa are
St Sebastiao Chapel, Virabhatt, Curtorim, Goa.
Nossa Senhora dos Milagres, Monte, Curtorim, Goa.

The number of Catholics in the Parish of St. Alex Church at Curtorim, Goa is 10,000.
The Feast of St. Alex Church at Curtorim, Goa is celebrated on 18th December every year.

The Parish Priest of St. Alex Church at Curtorim, Goa is Fr Mariano Goes Sousa Proenca.
The Assistant Priest of St. Alex Church at Curtorim, Goa is Fr Josely Rocha.
The Resident Priest of St. Alex Church at Curtorim, Goa is Fr Luis Pinto Lourenco.
The Priest at Home at St. Alex Church at Curtorim, Goa is Fr Camilo Godinho.

The Address of The Curtorim Church is St. Alex Church at Curtorim, Goa. 403 709
The Telephone Contact number of St. Alex Church at Curtorim, Goa is 0832 2786073.

 

 

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