St. John the Eloquent Church, Corlim, Goa

St. John the Eloquent Church, Corlim, Goa

The St. John the Eloquent Church, Corlim, Goa is also called ‘Sao Joao Facundo Igreja em Corlim, Goa’ in Portuguese. The St. John the Eloquent Church, Corlim, Goa is popularly called ‘The Corlim Church’ locally in Goa. The Corlim Church in Goa is  dedicated to St John the Eloquent and was founded between 1595 and 1610. The side chapel and the sanctuary at St.John the Eloquent Church, Corlim were built in 1702. St. John Facundo was an Argentinian monk. The image of St. Lazarus in this church was originally in the St. Lazarus hospital established in Corlim in 1530.

Religious Orders based in the Parish of St. John the Eloquent Church, Corlim, Goa
Montfort Brothers of St. Gabriel (SG) based at Montfort Vocational training Centre, Corlim, Goa.

Educational Institutions based in the Parish of St. John the Eloquent Church, Corlim, Goa
Montfort Vocational Training Centre, Corlim, Goa run by the Montfort Brothers of St Gabriel (SG).

The Number of Catholics in the Parish of St. John the Eloquent Church, Corlim, Goa is 3000.
The Feast of St. John the Eloquent Church, Corlim, Goa is celebrated on the Last Sunday of January every year.

The Parish Priest of St. John the Eloquent Church at Corlim, Goa is Fr Assis Dourado.
The Resident Priest at St. John the Eloquent Church at Corlim, Goa is Fr Martinho Dourado.

The Address of the Corlim Church is St. John the Eloquent Church at Corlim Industrial Estate, Goa 403 110.
The Telephone Contact Number of St. John the Eloquent Church at Corlim, Goa is 0832 2285860.

 

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